Economics and Investing:

Five Surprising Facts About Hyperinflation

Why Europe Matters… And How Spain Could Wipe Out Your 401(k)

Reader Pierre M. sent this: The 11 Graphs That Allegedly Prove That the West Is Doomed

The Daily Bell asks: Fed Bankrupting Consumers While Enriching Wall Street as a Matter of Policy?

Items from The Economatrix:

Despite Jobs Report, Street Unsure Of Fed’s Next Move

The Employment Rate In The US Is Lower Than It Was In The Last Recession

The US Economy By The Numbers