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Is America Prepared For Mass Social Unrest?

The Prism Daily: Thu, Oct 11, 2012
Your daily financial news-tritional supplement. From David Taylor and Gordon Philips, Directors with Prism Solutions, LLC ‘Better Investing Through Science’

Precis:  Europe continues to heat up as one riot after another breaks out.

Of course, you wouldn’t know this if you get your news and information from American media bosses. Now we read…

Switzerland Prepares For Mass Civil Unrest In Europe
“Talk about a bell weather for social unrest… the Swiss… [are] preparing for civil unrest… Despite being one of the most stable and economically vibrant countries in the world, primarily as a result of its refusal to join the Euro, Switzerland is preparing for mass civil unrest in central Europe that could spill over its border, by mobilizing troops to deal with potential disorder… ‘Europe’s massive fiscal-cum-political crisis could get very unpleasant’…”

No one messes with the Swiss. Everyone left them along in both Word Wars I and II and to this day every polite household is armed to the teeth with military assault weapons.

Someone in Switzerland is paying attention. Apparently the Swiss don’t want untidy masses of rioting malcontents spillng over their borders. Just imagine America adopting a similar policy. Why, there would be no illegal immigrants and millions more Americans would have jobs.

At Prism Solutions we forecast that serious civil unrest will come to America, but probably not until food prices really take off. In fact it’s possible given continuing deteriorating economic conditions that the Rodney King riots could have been just the warm up for what’s ahead.

We would suggest as always, Dear Reader, that you begin preparing for serious inflation by trying our automated wealth augmentation services for yourself and see if you can’t grow a modest piece of your money at rates that can leave inflation in the dust.

Getting started is as easy as requesting your FREE, no-obligation consultation. We stand ready to help you achieve your wealth development goals and answer your toughest questions.

Are Your Investments Performing Like This?

SEP 2012  pdf
AUG 2012  pdf | vid
JUL 2012  pdf | vid

Prism Virtual CD*
It’s not easy for our automated investing software to generate returns as low as a bank CD, but we had to try anyway. Click here to follow along:

TIP: You’ll need to multiply the current monthly return shown times 12 to get the annual return, currently running a little over 1.0%. Bear in mind that this is the same software we use to get 1% per WEEK.

(* Not issued by a bank, not a real CD, not FDIC insured, not connected with any government, offered for comparative purposes only, entertainment too.).

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The Battery Winds Down

The Prism Daily: Thu, Oct 04, 2012
Your daily financial news-tritional supplement. From David Taylor and Gordon Philips, Directors with Prism Solutions, LLC  ‘Better Investing Through Science’

Precis: The economy continues to wind down like a dying battery.

Orders to U.S. Factories Plunge on Airplanes, Computers
“Orders placed with U.S. factories fell in August by the most in more than three years, signaling that slowdowns in business investment and exports restrained the economic expansion… concerns about a fiscal cliff of tax increases and government spending cuts set for January also are putting the brakes on business investment, which has been a mainstay of the expansion.”

Is your personal economy winding down, Dear Reader? If so, may we suggest you try our automated wealth augmentation services. It’s as easy as requesting your FREE, no-obligation consultation, plus oyu can get started with just a $2,500 minimum account. Click here for details. http://www.prism-solutions.com/presidential-package.htm

Are Your Investments Performing Like This?

SEP 2012 | pdf
AUG 2012 | pdf | video
JUL 2012 | pdf | video

Prism Virtual CD*
It’s not easy for our automated investing software to generate returns as low as a bank CD, but we had to try anyway. Click here to follow along:

TIP: You’ll need to multiply the current monthly return shown times 12 to get the annual return, currently running a little over 1.0%. Bear in mind that this is the same software we use to get 1% per WEEK.

(* Not issued by a bank, not a real CD, not FDIC insured, not connected with any government, offered for comparative purposes only, entertainment too.).

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Whistling Past The Graveyard

September Performance Just In!
So how did we do? Great! Check it out for yourself:

SEP 2012 Performance (PDF)
AUG 2012 Performance (PDF) | video
JUL 2012 Performance (PDF) | video

Prism Virtual CD*
How is it going with those bank CD’s? Not getting all the returns you need? We thought we’d have a little fun and see if we could set our automated investing software to emulate a bank CD* by returning just 1% over an entire year. It’s not easy getting returns this low!

Click here to follow along. You’ll need to multiply the current monthly return x 12 to get the annual return, currently running a little over 1.0%. Bear in mind that this is the same software we use to get 1% per DAY.

(* Not issued by a bank, not a real CD, not FDIC insured, not connected with any government, offered for comparative purposes only. Entertainment too.)

The Prism Daily: Wed, Oct 03, 2012

Whistling Past The Graveyard
When we all jumped on each other as kids in public school play grounds we called it a game of ‘pig pile.’ It appears that investment advisors are now doing the same as everyone goes long and bullish sentiment skyrockets. Of course, moves like this always end eventually – when they head in the other direction. From Pragmatic Capitalism we read:

Sentiment: Bullishness in the “Danger Area”
“The latest reading from the Investor’s Intelligence Survey of Advisors showed very high levels of bullishness that is consistent with excessive optimism… The new highs in the markets… has led to readings in what II calls their ‘danger area’… We now note the most bulls since last Feb, when they hit 54.8% as the Dow neared 13,000. Markets held near that area for about six weeks… Then their number fell quickly to 34% in early June when the averages traded down to their 2012 lows.“

One of the wonderful aspects of using mathematics when you trade and invest is that you don’t need sentiment. Sentiment is, after all so very sentimental. It’s emotional, a giant guessing game. Are we near the top? Ready to reverse? Who knows?

At Prism Solutions we don’t need sentiment. It doesn’t matter to our ratios, percentages and other metrics how we feel about the currency market. The market goes up and the market goes down. And our software dutifully trades it in both directions.

If you find yourself still agonizing on the sidelines or daring to tiptoe back down Wall Street, all the while feeling as though you’re whistling past the graveyard, may we suggest that you try out our automated wealth augmentation services for yourself. Getting started is as easy as requesting your FREE, no-obligation consultation. We stand ready to help you achieve your wealth development goals and answer your toughest questions.

And May All Your Investments Be Profitable…

David Taylor and Gordon Philips, Directors
Prism Solutions, LLC

‘Better Investing Through Science’

The Prism Daily
Your ‘One-A-Day’ financial news-tritional supplement, including trace elements of economic analysis that every healthy investor needs. Addresses a wide variety of monetary afflictions, from vacillation to impecunity. Specially formulated to go down easy! WARNING: Side effects may include elevated cognition and bouts of epiphany. If symptoms persist, unplug cable TV.

Your Prism Solution
Let us help you grow a modest portion of your investable net worth at rates of return with the potential to DOUBLE your money every 18-24 months and generate a sustainable retirement , not to mention getting you far ahead of the coming Big Inflation at the same time. You can get started with just a $2,500 minimum account and your first billing period is FREE. Click here for details.

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Tidings of Joy!

The Prism Daily
Your ‘One-A-Day’ financial supplement, including trace elements of economic analysis that every healthy investor needs. Addresses a wide variety of monetary afflictions, from vacillation to impecunity. Specially formulated to go down easy! WARNING: Side effects may include elevated cognition and bouts of epiphany. If symptoms persist, unplug cable TV.

The Prism Daily: Tue, Oct 02, 2012

Today we interrupt our timely flow of ‘Prism Daily’ missives wherein we offer ‘behind the scene’ analysis of economic escapades and financial finagling (archived at our blog ) to bring you a few quick announcements, plus tidings of great joy (for our clients, especially!).

FIRST, your email address has been added to our spiffy new MailChimp.com mailing list manager. No more missing links for us! Now we can be sure to be in proper communication with everyone. If for any reason you would like to unsubscribe, you can simply click the link at the bottom of this or any future communication and expunge yourself immediately. But we’ll miss you.

SECOND, our automated investing software continues to leave vapor trails down Wall Street with returns that would leave most investors salivating. Frankly, returns like these are not supposed to be possible, however like the bumble bee that aeronautical engineers inform us should not be able to fly (insufficient lift to weight ratio), we continue to do our best to thwart reality.

Accordingly, we’re happy to announce that we just completed the month of September with a nice upwards climb in all client platforms. For September’s results (in Adobe / PDF format) plus performance reports covering July and August 2012 click the corresponding link:  July | August | September

TIP: Be sure to pass these along to your 401k managers and financial planners in case they need a little octane in their tanks.

THIRD
On August 10, 2012 we set out on a great mathematical adventure. Magellan never tried anything braver. We wanted to see if we could tune our software low enough to return just 1% a year (without actually shutting it off) and thereby emulate a bank CD (sorry, not FDIC insured and no toaster).

Click here to see the exciting results for yourself.

As you can plainly see, in spite of our best efforts this experiment in drastically diminished profitability has thus far been a complete and utter failure. At the moment we’re averaging .09% per month which when multiplied by 12 gives us a projected 1.08% per year. We’re off by 8/100ths of 1%! A miss that wide could have landed Apollo astronauts in a Nevada sound studio!

It’s sloppy work at best and the culprit (Gordon) has been sent to the woodshed to re-calibrate his slide rule. To those of you who were banking on a 1% annual return for your retirement salvation (secularly speaking) , we know that news like this doesn’t come easy.

But don’t give up on us yet. We can do worse, we’re confident of it! We promise to try even harder in the future to lower our performance even further to conform with banking industry expectations. Your prayers will help (apparently the pins in Gordon’s Bernanke doll haven’t been enough).

FOUR
We’re pleased to announce the creation of an entirely new division of Prism Solutions. We call it WealthMatics, the division that will conduct educational webinars, seminars, retreats and lavish vacation getaways. As the months go by we will be announcing online sessions to teach everything under the financial sun from where to buy and store precious metals (and in which forms), to how to eliminate debt quickly through scientific redirection of existing cash flow, to how to retire 30 years early while you’re young enough to enjoy it (and can still remember what you did).

Finally, we’ll be out soon with our next issue of the PRISM LETTER with more informative articles and insights to help flagging investors navigate these perilous times. We’ll be back again tomorrow with another timely Prism Daily. Until then,

May All Your Investments Be Profitable…

David Taylor and Gordon Philips, Directors
Prism Solutions, LLC

‘Better Investing Through Science’

Your Prism Solution
Let us help you grow a modest portion of your investable net worth at rates of return with the potential to DOUBLE your money every 18-24 months and generate a sustainable retirement , not to mention getting you far ahead of the coming Big Inflation at the same time. You can get started with just a $2,500 minimum account and your first billing period is FREE. Click here for details.

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Container Shipping Hits the Rocks

The Prism Daily
Your ‘One-A-Day’ financial news-tritional supplement, including trace elements of economic analysis that every healthy investor needs. Addresses a wide variety of monetary afflictions, from vacillation to impecunity. Specially formulated to go down easy! WARNING: Side effects may include elevated cognition and bouts of epiphany. If symptoms persist, unplug cable TV.
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Prism Precis: Container shipping plunges as global economy contracts

Today’s Market MRI: World Shipping Crisis Threatens Germany

The Telegraph Reports: “Germany is the superpower of container shipping, controlling almost 40pc of the world market… Over 100 German ship funds have already shut down as the long-simmering crisis in global container shipping finally comes to a head… A further 800 funds are threatened with insolvency… They are not alone. Britain’s oldest ship owner, Stephenson Clark, dating back to 1730, went into liquidation last week, closing the final chapter of Britain’s coal trade and the industrial revolution… It cited “incredibly depressed” vessel rates.”

Prism Responds: Container shipping is one of the most critical indicators of global economic health, the reason being that it cannot be fudged by any government. It’s a raw, unalterable barometer of true global commerce and right now it’s crashing – a sign of severe economic contraction. As we’ve been saying all along, the world is still in a contractive (deflationary) phase with the velocity of money slowing. When you stop to consider that this is true in spite of strongly rising consumer price inflation in food, energy and other consumables, you can only ponder in awe at what inflation will really look like when the economic cycle flips from contractive to expansive (inflationary).

Prism Solution: Get ahead of the coming mega-inflationary Big Print and start growing some money at rates that not even the most inflationary central banker can erode. Our Prism Presidential Package targets 4% net per equity hoist cycle (about one calendar month), a rate that could DOUBLE your money in about 18 months, getting you far ahead of the coming Big Inflation. You can get started with just a $2,500 minimum account and your first billing period is FREE. Click here for details.
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Prism Profit Engineering Report: for July 2012 | download here (PDF)
Our Conservative, Moderate and Aggressive strategies produced respective client returns of 4.9%, 6.5% and 9.3%, projecting annualized growth of 58.8%, 78.0% and 111.6%. The average for all three was 79.0%. It would take 74 years for a 1-year bank paying 1.1% to match us. We mention this in passing for those of you who intend to live another 74 years.
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And May All Your Investments Be Profitable,

David Taylor and Gordon Philips,
Directors of www.Prism-Solutions.com

‘Better Investing Through Science’

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Toilet Paper Money (Are You Sitting Down?)

All efforts at avoiding puns aside, are you prepared, Dear Reader, for the day when the dollar gets wiped out? Consider if you will the humble roll of toilet paper. Or for those of you living east of the Potomac, of bathroom tissue.

SIDEBAR: You may be asking yourself why an ostensibly reputable financial publication such as our would be discussing toilet paper. However, a moment’s contemplation of the dollar, and the similarity springs immediately to mind! Try as we might, it’s hard to wipe that smile off of our face (again, sorry, and tasteless references to all further cleverly hidden puns will be assiduously avoided).

Toilet paper doesn’t ask much of society, other than the modicum of respect that Rodney Dangefield found so elusive. Truth be told, toilet paper is more valuable than rubies. Try going one day without either and the point is made, and hopefully not a sharp one.

Not Just For Bird Cages

Our grandparents were well familiar with the Sears catalog which kept them company both in the hearth and the outhouse. We hear that the world’s more remote areas are serviced these days by the New York Times, although perhaps the editorial pages of the Boston Globe would be more suitable.

When Gordon was a lad, his father (an Army captain in World War II), told of his artillery division receiving a memo during the thick of action in the Battle of the Bulge, ordering that soldiers thenceforth would be folders and not bunchers since the latter were depleting available inventories too quickly.

One can certainly sympathize with the increased need for toilet paper in the face of hostile fire. But didn’t Eisenhower have more pressing concerns? Perhaps he too was running low. Then again, that could just be a bunch of rumors.

Digressing for a moment, one imagines mighty flotillas of Army transport ships crossing the Atlantic, their holds groaning with toilet paper, all fodder for lurking German U-Boats that perhaps sought more to capture their prey than to perforate it since a used copy of Mein Kampf only holds so many pages.

Taking Stock

We’re really on a roll here, so let’s move on to more financial considerations. Shop at your local grocery store for a roll of toilet paper these days and you will pay $.50, which is to say one-half of a dollar. But look at the top of a dollar bill and it announces itself to be a Federal Reserve Note. What gives?

As you doubtless learned in public school, a dollar is actually a unit of measure — specifically, of weight. The 1792 Coinage Act defined a dollar as a weight of 371.25 ounces of .90 fine silver. Today’s $1 bill must weigh marginally less than the $10 bill due to the weight of the ink required to print the extra zero. If it called itself a ‘One Banana Note”, would you take a bite?

SIDEBAR: The reader will note that the Federal Reserve Note (FRN) isn’t federal; that there are no reserves, and that it fails the legal definition of a note. Other than that, there’s nothing to worry about.

‘In Bernanke We Trust’

The FRN is the mass-produced product of a private, for-profit corporation that is no more federal than Federal Express. But lest we be concerned, the back of the note calms us by asserting the Fed’s piety in these matters in stating: ‘In God We Trust’. Reassured that all is well, and undeterred by the unreality of the situation, we go about our business (sorry) and move on.

Store a roll of toilet paper in the cabinet, retrieve it 20 years from now, and it will do its duty (sorry, we’ve now lost all control) just as admirably as it will today. Store a FRN in the same cabinet and 20 years from now it may not purchase a single sheet of toilet paper, let alone an entire roll. The uncertainty of the situation is enough to produce the urge to go out and purchase 20 year’s worth of toilet paper right now. So let’s imagine that we do that.

The well-fibered American family of 5 will consume about a roll of toilet paper each day, which comes to 365 rolls per year at a current annual cost of $186.25. Over the next 20 years they will consume 7,300 rolls at a current cost of $3,650, the key word being current. For, again, no one knows what the FRN will buy next year, let alone 20 years from now when outhouses may be stocked with boxes of the stuff.

Let’s analyze this situation from a worst-case-scenario perspective. Say that hyperinflation causes the cost of everything purchased with FRN’s to rise twenty-fold over the next 20 years, causing a roll of toilet paper to cost $10 in 2032, at which time a year’s consumption would set you back $3,650.

That’s not as crazy as it might sound, considering that a roll cost a nickel back in 1960. Had you bought a shipload (heh) of toilet paper back then, you could sell it on Ebay today for a vast profit!

The Bare Essentials

So here, Dear Reader, is the question. Which would make more sense, to stock up $3,650 today so that 20 years in the future you are already prepared to purchase that year’s requirement of 365 rolls? Or purchase those same 365 rolls today at 1/20th of their potential future cost, store them in the basement, and use them up when the time comes?

Do you see the equivalence? An hour of your labor, assuming that you earn $15 an hour, is equivalent to being paid 30 rolls of toilet paper at today’s prices. Let’s say that, instead, you saved up those $15 and socked them away for retirement 20 years hence.

Unfortunately, just as you are ready to cross the retirement finish line 20 years in the future (when the mandatory retirement age is 85), the FRN is retired and replaced by a new green federal coupon (perhaps bearing the likeness of President Chelsea Clinton?), with so many zeroes added as to be invisible without a powerful microscope, and your $15 will buy a single sheet of toilet paper (single ply only, and unscented).

With your future currency so debased as to be what some today would disparagingly call ‘toilet paper money’ (not us, Dear Reader, for we love the Fed without which there would be no Forex!), a roll of toilet paper purchased today could one day be more valuable as a unit of barter than a dollar bill which, given its size, wouldn’t begin to compete in terms of ‘bottom line’ utility with a page from that old Sears Catalog.

Nuts!

This, then, is the essence of preparedness. Do you store up today’s labor in the form of federal spending coupons that even a squirrel wouldn’t be dumb enough to touch? (squirrels don’t save coupons with pictures of nuts on them, they save the real thing).

Or do you stock up on those items today that you will need in the future at today’s vastly cheaper prices, not knowing what a FRN will buy down the road? Seen in this light, the dollar truly is a hot potato, the difference being that you can always eat a potato, even when the FRN won’t buy a single potato chip.

We would suggest, Dear Reader, that if you have not yet taken measures to prepare for the severe future inflation of the FRN (and one hopes not hyperinflation) that is most certainly inevitable, you could be left sitting without a pot to ‘you-know-what’ in.

Not Just Currency Guys

As a dedicated reader of our fine publications, you already know that Prism Solutions purveys a powerful platform for the persistent production of profit, our specialty being the automated manufacture of money out of thin air (all resemblances to the Fed being purely coincidental).

But what you may not know, Dear Reader, is that we also offer private net worth preservation and wealth enhancement consultancy services that go far beyond your garden variety financial planning.

From bedrock asset protection (you’ll never see a hearse towing a U-Haul), to hedging the failure of paper money, to situational preparedness, to the engineering of wealth as a mathematical process, we take financial planning to an entirely new level.

If those other guys are the ‘Arthur Murray School of Financial Planning,’ we are the ‘Erwin Rommel School of Financial Planning’ where, if there aren’t teeth, hair and eyeballs all over the counting room floor, you’re doing it all wrong.

Here at Prism Solutions we refer to ourselves as ‘financial unplanners’ since financial planning the way we do it involves locking the client into a private hotel conference room for an entire weekend.

The first step involves cult deprogramming during which the client’s mind is flushed (there we go again) of irrelevant and worse, dangerous, notions of how one goes about becoming debt free, truly wealthy, and prepared for the worst.

Then we remove the top of their head and pour in the kind of bare-knuckled wealth management information that will never be mentioned by AARP or discussed at the next Rotary power luncheon.

In closing, if you’re not getting everything you need from Smith Blarney; if you don’t feel entirely prepared for when the ball drops and the economy tanks, you might want to get in touch. Because when the financial effluvium hits the rotary airfoil, you could be sitting pretty.