"No warning can save people determined to grow suddently rich" - Lord Overstone

  • 9 hours Vladimir Putin’s Mysterious Fortune
  • 10 hours Cryptos Resist Social Media Crackdown
  • 11 hours The Death Of Dodd-Frank
  • 12 hours Bitcoin Bounces Back Ahead Of G20 Meeting
  • 13 hours Trump's Trade War Nears Boiling Point
  • 14 hours Will April Be A Turning Point For Precious Metals?
  • 16 hours Economic Pressures Weigh On Banks And Borrowers
  • 17 hours U.S. Political Uncertainty Keeps Stock Markets On Edge
  • 1 day Gold: The Religion Of Currency
  • 3 days Economists Polarized On Trump’s Tariff Plan
  • 3 days Why Are Investors Overlooking Gold Stocks?
  • 3 days The App That Democratized Trading Is Now Worth $5B
  • 3 days Super-Cycles: Why Gold Is Set For A Breakout
  • 3 days U.S. Sanctions Russia For Election Meddling And Cyberattacks
  • 4 days Snap Shares Tank Over ‘Slap Rihanna’ Campaign
  • 4 days How Low Can Bitcoin Go?
  • 4 days Amazon’s Japan HQ Raided In Anti-Monopoly Push
  • 4 days Is Barrick Gold Close To Finding A Bottom?
  • 4 days Morgan Stanley’s Top 10 Short-Term Stock Picks
  • 4 days China: The Land Of The Ultra-Rich

David Craggen

David Craggen

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2018


David Craggen is a financial analyst and writer for Safehaven.com

  • Trump's Trade War Nears Boiling Point

    Published 19 March 2018 | viewed 182 times

    Monday, March 19, 2018 U.S. business pleads with Trump to avoid trade war with China. In the next round of the brewing trade war, the…

  • Gold: The Religion Of Currency

    Published 18 March 2018 | viewed 807 times

    It’s been said that Bitcoin has no true value. Fair enough. But neither does cash—and neither does gold. In fact, nothing in this world has…

  • Snap Shares Tank Over ‘Slap Rihanna’ Campaign

    Published 16 March 2018 | viewed 406 times

    As Snapchat tries to take on Instagram for celebrity user market share, a ‘Slap Rihanna’ advertising scheme prompted blowback from Rihanna that sent Snap shares…

  • Morgan Stanley’s Top 10 Short-Term Stock Picks

    Published 15 March 2018 | viewed 1,332 times

    As the market toys with whether it wants to end its bull run or keep it going, and as trade war fears and inflation jitters…

  • Bitcoin Is Winning Over The Housing Market

    Published 15 March 2018 | viewed 455 times

    Wild volatility isn’t doing anything to dampen the real estate industry’s interest in cryptocurrencies, and it’s not just about luxury properties whose buyers made windfalls…

  • Why Bitcoin Isn’t Plunging On Google Ad Pull

    Published 14 March 2018 | viewed 322 times

    The past 12 hours have been a psychological rollercoaster for bitcoin sentiment, with a comprehensive Google ad ban threatening to spark a sell-off, but major…

  • Why The White House Killed This $140 Billion Tech Deal

    Published 13 March 2018 | viewed 396 times

    A massive Singapore chipmaker tried a $140-billion hostile takeover of its American semiconductor rival, Qualcomm, and failed when Trump killed the deal over national security…

  • Billionaires Only: The Most Exclusive Hotels In The World

    Published 12 March 2018 | viewed 497 times

    You might think the most expensive hotel, and the most sought after in the world, is somewhere princes reside—where dropping $150,000 is simply ‘breakfast’. Somewhere…

  • Amazon’s Bid For A Monopoly On Everything

    Published 12 March 2018 | viewed 569 times

    First it was retail. Now it’s banking, and soon enough it might be tourism, too. Amazon started in e-commerce, but where it will end seems…

  • World's 'Most Hated CEO' Gets 7 Years In Prison

    Published 09 March 2018 | viewed 8,077 times

    Martin Shkreli isn’t challenging the government any longer. The ‘Pharma Bro’ fraudster convicted of misleading investors to the tune of $10.4 million—has just been sentenced…

  • PayPal Gets A Boost From Its Crypto Patent

    Published 08 March 2018 | viewed 400 times

    PayPal’s stock is up over 3.7 percent in the past week after the digital transactions giant hinted that it’s ready to leap into the cryptocurrency…

  • Flying Homes And Floating Cities: How Billionaires Travel

    Published 07 March 2018 | viewed 2,318 times

    In the early 1900s, John Jacob "Jack" Astor IV was thought to be among the richest people in the world, with a net worth of…

  • Trade War Fears Rattle Wall Street After Cohn Exit

    Published 07 March 2018 | viewed 418 times

    For anyone celebrating the higher close of the Dow on Tuesday—the elation was short-lived. The sudden, after-hours resignation of Trump’s economic advisor and the key…

  • U.S. Crypto Exchange Faces Insider Trading Charges

    Published 06 March 2018 | viewed 386 times

    Only minutes after Coinbase made the sudden announcement that it would start trading Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on 19 December 2017. The price of the coin…

  • How Are Corporations Using Their Tax Savings?

    Published 06 March 2018 | viewed 663 times

    Money saved from taxes this year is going to share buybacks, with J.P. Morgan expecting companies to spend up to $800 billion on their own…

  • Amazon Paid Zero Federal Taxes In 2017

    Published 05 March 2018 | viewed 542 times

    Amazon—one of the fiercest corporate critics of Trump, and his tax cuts—raked in over $5.6 billion in earnings without paying anything in federal income taxes…

  • Trump Tariffs Send Shockwaves Through Markets

    Published 05 March 2018 | viewed 509 times

    Monday, March 5, 2018 Volatile trading continues in stock markets amid concerns about President Trump fomenting a trade war. A tweet from the president on…

  • 44% Of Americans Affected By Equifax Data Breach

    Published 02 March 2018 | viewed 486 times

    With America still recovering from the shock of the massive Equifax data breach last year that put the user data of 145.5 million people in…

  • SEC Targets Initial Coin Offerings In Latest Crypto Crackdown

    Published 01 March 2018 | viewed 476 times

    The SEC’s had enough of initial coin offerings (ICOs) that have managed to raise $8 billion since 2016 even though their lofty projects don’t exist…

  • 12 Months Or 27 Years For ‘Pharma Bro’ Fraudster?

    Published 28 February 2018 | viewed 740 times

    Martin Shkreli’s lies cost investors over $10 million, according to a judge, and the ‘Pharma Bro’s’ unapologetic attitude hasn’t helped, either. In only nine days,…