Radio Episodes
1/8/2019 the-everything-bubble-is-starting-to-implode

The Everything Bubble Is Starting To Implode!

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Chen Lin and Michael Oliver visit during this first episode of 2019. As the late 2018 stock market decline morphs into a far more serious event than the 2008 financial crisis, you will hear mainstream financial anchors declaring that no one saw this decline coming. Listen Now

10/23/2018 the-credit-cycle-is-on-the-turn

The Credit Cycle is on the Turn

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Ryan Girdusky visits for the first time. Alasdair Macleod and Michael Oliver return. Alasdair says we are nearing the end of the current credit cycle that began after the 2008 credit collapse. Listen Now

9/25/2018 an-american-decline-is-not-an-apocalypse

An American Decline is Not an Apocalypse

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair, Michael Oliver and Chen Lin return. Apocalyptic thinking and prepping is common among some libertarians. While complete annihilation is always a possibility given human kind’s self-destructive nature, overreaction may also be a form of self destruction. Listen Now

8/7/2018 valuing-gold-in-a-world-awash-with-dollars

Valuing Gold In A World Awash With Dollars

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Ivan Bebek and Michael Oliver are this week’s guests. History tells us that an ounce of gold has retained 100% of its purchasing power since the Roman Republic. Listen Now

6/12/2018 golds-monetary-rehabilitation

Gold's Monetary Rehabilitation

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod and Peter Tallman return. A quiet revolution is taking place in a monetary vacuum developing on the back of the dollar’s eroding hegemony. Listen Now

5/1/2018 why-the-dollars-days-are-numbered

Why the Dollar's Days are Numbered

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Dr. Quinton Hennigh and Michael Oliver return. Alasdair Macleod will update us on where we are on the business cycle and why his fundamental views jive with Oliver’s Momentum and Structural technical analysis. Listen Now

4/3/2018 chinas-plan-to-end-dependency-on-american-trade

China's Plan to End Dependency on American Trade

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Michael Oliver and Brian Groves return. Superpowers prevail and expand until the hand of God says “No more!” On the back of dollar hegemony, the U.S. expanded its empire dramatically after the fall of the Soviet Union. Listen Now

2/27/2018 when-will-the-next-credit-crisis-occur

When will the next credit crisis occur?

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Michael Oliver and Dr. Quinton Hennigh return. For investors there may be few questions more important than the one Alasdair has attempted to answer in his Goldmoney.com essay. Listen Now

11/21/2017 will-crypto-currencies-replace-gold-as-money

Will Crypto-currencies Replace Gold as Money?

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Robert Carrington and Michael Oliver return. Some people think that crypto-currencies will replace gold as money, but Alasdair Macleod who sits on the board of directors of Goldmoney provides a very well informed opinion on that issue. Listen Now

5/16/2017 americas-economic-addiction-to-constant-wars-and-crisis

America's Economic Addiction to Constant Wars and Crisis

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod and Michael Oliver return. As China seeks to grow its economy through trade and a sound gold-based monetary system, America keeps its economic heart beating by creating constant wars and economic crisis that drive international capital back to “safe haven” U.S. Treasuries. Listen Now

1/3/2017 market-outlook-for-2017

Market Outlook for 2017

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair Macleod, Michael Oliver and Jim Payne return. With optimism surrounding the Trump election, stocks have made new highs with the Dow nearing 20,000. Listen Now

1/5/2016 investing-in-2016-should-we-give-up-on-gold

Investing in 2016. Should We Give Up on Gold?

Turning Hard Times into Good Times
Alasdair MacLeod and Chen Lin return. The Chinese, Indians and Russians have been importing massive amounts of gold, yet its price in dollars continues lower due to massive manipulation by major bullion banks. Listen Now