The Bonner Diaries

Who is Bill Bonner?

In 1978, Bill Bonner founded Agora, Inc. Through Agora Bill shared his ideas in letters delivered to a network of subscribers that he built from the ground up. What started as a small newsletter distribution service, has now expanded to over 40+ companies worldwide, and is still growing!

Bill Bonner is also the two-time New York Times bestselling co-author of Financial Reckoning Day and Empire of Debt. Two highlights in a lifetime of success and commendation.


Today, you can find his thoughts captured in The Bonner Diaries. It is unlike anything else you’ll find in mainstream media. His opinions are as diverse as they are divisive. And through his vast knowledge of politics, economics, and business, He shares this alternate wisdom with his readers.

What are The Bonner Diaries?

The Bonner Diaries are where you can find Bill’s latest musings and insights. It’s not a detailed look at his views of the stock market, or recommendations. Instead, you’ll get something far more valuable, Bill’s truth. Ideas on what is really happening in the financial world, with a healthy dose of irreverence and wit.

For a candid look at the world, have a read of some his latest content. In a time global uncertainty, it’s good to get perspective on what really matters.

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Trump’s Not Like Ike

Elected in 1952, Dwight Eisenhower ended the Korean War, balanced the budget, reduced US debt as a percentage of GDP by nearly 15%, and reduced government spending

Why the Elites Hate Trump

What a rollicking good time we’ve had these past few days. The G7…the North Korean summit…Canada’s ‘backstabber’ chief… Did any generation before us enjoy so much cheap entertainment?

Why Social Security Must Fail

A headline from The Wall Street Journal: ‘Social Security Expected to Dip Into Its Reserves This Year’. What reserves? Ah…the ‘Trust Fund’. But what’s in the trust fund? What else? US Treasuries.

President Trump’s Real Test

The NASDAQ hit a new record high and unemployment is at 3.8%, a 50-year low. Let’s see…a 50-year low. That would put it back in 1968. When the president refers to making America great again…that…

Trump’s ‘War’ on Europe

‘Trump declares war on Europe’, was today’s headline in Le Monde. Last week the president announced trade tariffs on imported aluminium and steel, not just from ‘enemies’ like China, but also from American allies like Canada…

Should We Buy This Irish Manor?

We left our keyboard yesterday evening and walked out towards the river. The cottage we’ve rented, while work continues on our new property nearby, is on a big estate which sits at a bend in…

Raise a Glass: Save the Ranch

You already know about our ranch in Argentina. As we explained last year, it is not very productive nor practical. It is too far, too high, and too dry. It is marginal in almost every…

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