Fiscal Cliff

Smart Money: useful sites for surviving financial Armageddon

PUBLISHED : Monday, 19 November, 2012, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 19 November, 2012, 1:54am

Useful sites for surviving US financial Armageddon

Many Americans are planning for an upcoming financial collapse. This site readies you for the financial implications. The impending so-called fiscal cliff is a near constant theme and warning signal of its news and analysis. "Avoiding the Welfare Trap" explains how to avoid the downward economic spiral that engulfs families during a major recession.

Chapter 15 describes the history of fiat money [currency declared legal tender by government]. For those who believe that only gold and silver are real money this site shows you how to diversify your wealth in terms of these two metals. In case of a failure of confidence in the US dollar, it shows you where to buy and sell gold and silver, analysing and recognising bullion, and how to find precious metals to melt down.

This site's variety of survival blogs cover every aspect of Armageddon, but its finance and economy sections keenly study the news for any signs of financial end times. There are articles on preparing your family financially for economic collapse. It shows how cash, coins and items for barter can help you through the hard times.