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Michael Kern

Michael Kern


Contributor since: 21 Feb 2018


Michael Kern is a newswriter and editor at Safehaven.com, Oilprice.com, and a writer at Macro-Investing.com.

  • Bitcoin Nears $13,000 As PayPal Joins The Crypto Fray

    Published 22 October 2020 | viewed 337 times

    The New Year will start with a bang for cryptocurrency as PayPal announces the launch of customer capabilities to pay merchants using digital coin. It’s…

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    Published 14 October 2020 | viewed 1,919 times

    Bitcoin may still be shy of its record high of $20,000 in 2017, but its pandemic-time recovery is making it popular among the large companies.…

  • Europe Wants To End The Big Tech Monopoly

    Published 12 October 2020 | viewed 2,321 times

    There is such a thing as excessive market power, and it’s held by a handful of tech giants that hold a dangerous monopoly of data,…

  • Credit Card Debt Plummets Amid COVID

    Published 09 October 2020 | viewed 2,573 times

    A painfully slow economic recovery and elevated unemployment, combined with an abrupt end to government aid and no new stimulus in sight has Americans cutwith…

  • Jobs Report Paints Dire Picture of US Economy

    Published 05 October 2020 | viewed 2,727 times

    As health experts warn about a looming, and perhaps imminent, third wave of the pandemic, data shows that the U.S. continues to pile on unemployment…

  • What To Do With $2 Trillion In Suspicious Bank Transactions?

    Published 22 September 2020 | viewed 3,452 times

    If elections and COVID don’t rile the market enough, news that major global banks have been laundering huge amounts of money over the past 18…

  • New TikTok Deal Hopes To Bypass National Security Concerns

    Published 20 September 2020 | viewed 3,094 times

    TikTok is now planning to go public without the sale of its parent company, ByteDance, in a deal that would involve American software behemoth Oracle…

  • This ‘Once-Boring’ Tech Company Is Now Super Hot

    Published 16 September 2020 | viewed 3,250 times

    The world will definitely be going paperless before it goes cashless, and there’s nothing like a pandemic to serve as a huge catalyst for a…

  • Google Pledges To Go Carbon-Free By 2030

    Published 15 September 2020 | viewed 3,619 times

    Big Tech is in the race of a lifetime, and now it’s not just about data. This time around, they’re facing off to see which…

  • A New Twist In The TikTok Saga

    Published 14 September 2020 | viewed 3,449 times

    Late on Sunday, Microsoft dropped out of negotiations with Chinese-company Bytedance to purchase Tik-Tok, after which it was reported that Oracle would assume management of…

  • The Jury Is In: ESG Is A Megatrend Now Worth $250B

    Published 10 September 2020 | viewed 4,378 times

    If you were a skeptic before when it came to ESG (environmental, social and governance) investing, then let the money speak As of last week,…

  • Gen Z And Millennials Are Fueling An ESG Boom

    Published 08 September 2020 | viewed 3,503 times

    Fossil fuels are out. At least according to the younger generations. Neither millennials nor their up-and-coming counterparts, the zoomers, or Gen Z, are particularly interested…

  • Are You Bullish Enough To Buy The Bitcoin Dip?

    Published 07 September 2020 | viewed 3,058 times

    Bitcoin had held onto the high 411,000 price range for weeks in a show of stability that it hasn’t really before. Then it hit $12,000,…

  • Is The Worst Over For The Tech Stock Crash?

    Published 06 September 2020 | viewed 2,563 times

    Wall Street plunged on Thursday with tech stocks--the key drivers of months of rallying--falling on weak economic data, but this may not be a full-on…

  • 5 Things To Do With $1,000 Right Now

    Published 03 September 2020 | viewed 3,398 times

    If you’ve got an extra $1,000 by some miracle, or perhaps thanks to COVID stimulus holdovers, it may not seem like much, but there’s no…

  • America’s Tech ‘Monster-Caps’ Surpass $9.1T

    Published 31 August 2020 | viewed 2,412 times

    In just over a decade, the U.S. tech industry has gone from being four times smaller than the entire European stock market to overtaking it…

  • How Big Tech Is Fueling A Renewable Boom In Taiwan

    Published 31 August 2020 | viewed 2,318 times

    Apple is seemingly everywhere these days. From its headline-grabbing stock split to its industry-leading carbon-neutral push, the tech giant is truly showing that it is…

  • Stocks Rise On New COVID Testing Tech

    Published 30 August 2020 | viewed 2,584 times

    The markets were in climbing mood Friday morning, partly on news of FDA approval for a 15-minute COVID-19 test from Abbott Laboratories, with whom Trump…

  • The Sun Is Shining On Renewable Investors

    Published 28 August 2020 | viewed 2,332 times

    The COVID-19 pandemic has shot holes in every industry on the planet, but in particular, the energy industry. It has highlighted our shortcomings and our…

  • 5 Stocks To Get Your Week Going

    Published 23 August 2020 | viewed 1,725 times

    The Dow, S&P 500 and tech-heavy Nasdaq were all trading up Friday late morning despite weekly jobless claims that came in above 1 million: The…