Economics and Investing:

R.B.S. sent this: Why cash is losing its currency

Also from R.B.S.: Money moves five doomsayers are making now

New Ideas on Pensions: Use States. (Thanks to G.G. for the link.)

Items from The Economatrix:

Gary North:  Will Helicopter Bernanke Become Hurricane Ben?

Gold Prices Near Two-Week High After Fed Comments

Wall Street Dips, But Winners Gain As Quarter’s End Nears

Consumer Confidence Wanes, Inflation A Concern