Postcards From the Fringe


Get Out of Stocks and Into Gold

According to Tom’s Dow-to-Gold ratio, it’s high time to transition your wealth from stocks to gold. With the Dow heading lower – in gold terms – gold is the best safe haven for your money…




Learning About Rural Life in America’s Midwest

The Dyson family left quarantine eight weeks ago with a car, a tent, a camping stove, and some sleeping bags to explore America. They’ve been talking to anyone they can, trying to understand what’s really going on. Current stop: the Minnesota woods…


Inflation is Coming Back

The Fed’s released helicopter money to millions of American families and small businesses to soften the blow of coronavirus. Simultaneously, consequences of the virus created as a supply shock. The combination of stimulus money and decreased output has created an economic environment ripe for inflation. The Feds expect deflation, but Tom sees things differently…