Economics and Investing:

More Quantitative Easing monetization, in England: BoE Injects $79.3 Billion More to Support Recovery

Yes, debasement is coming for nickels: U.S. Mint exploring alternative metal options. Stockpile some nickels at face value now, before the composition change! (If you wait, then you will have to laboriously sort coins.)

An eye-opening YouTube video on the housing crash: Folsom California On The Brink

Jim Rickards: “Chaos” To Dollar Endgame “Most Likely”

Items from The Economatrix:

Greek Talks Falter / Sprott Offering Memorandum / Jobs Report Analysis

Bernanke:  Job Market Remains Weak Despite Gains

Consumer Borrowing Rose $19.3 Billion in December

Dow Approaches 13,000, and Maybe a Record to Come