Past Articles


The End of Honest Money

To fully understand how this came about, we step back to the founding of the United States of America, in whose Constitution today's central bank money was specifically prohibited.

Bill Bonner's Diary

How Our Crazy Money System Works

We’ve tried medication. We’ve tried prayer. We’ve tried heavy drinking – all in an effort to understand how our...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The Day the ATMs Run Out…

Please remember this warning when you go to the ATM to get cash… and there is none!

Bill Bonner's Diary

Weekend Edition: Which Kind of “Money” Do You Trust?

As Bill discusses in today’s Weekend Edition, there are two types of money in the world – the paper...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Are You a Better Investor Than a Dart-Throwing Chimpanzee?

When we were in São Paulo we were asked to give a brief speech to Brazilian investors. They wanted...

Bill Bonner's Diary

Viva el Cáncer!

We know Buenos Aires better than São Paulo. It is a prettier city. But less dynamic. In São Paulo...