“Ship your grain across the sea;
after many days you may receive a return.
Invest in seven ventures, yes, in eight;
You do not know what disaster may come upon the land." I can't control what politicians choose to do to our economy. Ultimately, if they want to destroy me, I am destroyed. I try to do my best, the rest I must leave in the Lord's hands. Anytime anyone is selling anything by appealing to fear or greed I am suspicious. There are reasons to be concerned. If you want a better understanding of why you should be worried and a bit cautious, I would suggest the writings of John Hussman, an extremely erudite fund manager, responsible for the well being of several billion dollars entrusted to his care. He isn’t peddling snake oil. Here is a link to his weekly market column: