Liberty and Finance, Released on 1/14/23 (Recorded on 1/11/23)
Amid US sanctions on Russia, other nations are moving away from the US dollar and buying gold. Many nations are concerned about the United States being able to freeze their US dollar holdings. These countries are holding gold instead so that their holdings cannot be shutoff, says financial strategist Lyn Alden. Alden also discusses the economy and how certain indicators are signaling a recession could be right around the corner.
2:42 U.S. economy
6:55 Equities & real estate
14:47 Interest rates
18:30 Fed & Treasury
23:33 Foreign US Bond buying
35:05 Lyn Alden Investment Strategy
35:49 Miles Franklin
Lyn Alden is the founder of Lyn Alden Investment Strategy. Lyn has a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s degree in engineering management, with a focus on engineering economics and financial modeling. She worked as an electrical engineer at an aviation facility, and over the course of a decade worked her way up from being an intern to being the lead engineer and running the day-to-day operations and finances of the facility, before retiring early at age 33 with financial independence. Since then, Lyn has been a full-time investor and independent analyst.