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Michael Kern

Michael Kern


Contributor since: 21 Feb 2018


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

  • Markets Crumble As Coronavirus Panic Peaks

    Published 24 February 2020 | viewed 539 times

    The coronavirus isn’t a pandemic--yet, but market fears are knocking on the door of epidemic panic, nonetheless, with the Dow opening Monday morning nearly 1,000…

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    Published 19 February 2020 | viewed 1,318 times

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    Published 13 February 2020 | viewed 1,308 times

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  • The Politics Of Love In The Digital World

    Published 09 February 2020 | viewed 1,174 times

    It’s the height of efficiency: Campaign while you date, and kills two birds with one stone, making the most of popular dating apps during an…

  • Is Bitcoin Heading To $400,000 Or Zero?

    Published 05 February 2020 | viewed 1,557 times

    Bitcoin could reach $400,000 by 2030 and be worth a whopping $8 trillion, by some predictions, or this digital glass house could just implode in…

  • The Survival Of A $2.7 Trillion Market Rests On This Tiny Niche

    Published 27 January 2020 | viewed 1,600 times

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  • The Lucrative New Tech Hijacking Your Privacy

    Published 20 January 2020 | viewed 1,200 times

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  • Who Is The Most Dangerous Person On The Internet?

    Published 13 January 2020 | viewed 1,981 times

    "Be sure to tune in and watch Donald Trump on Late Night with David Letterman as he presents the Top Ten List tonight!"  That was…

  • 3 Oil Stocks Paying Out Promising Dividends In 2020

    Published 08 January 2020 | viewed 1,833 times

    Dividend stocks hold a special place in many investors' portfolios. They have the potential to provide a constant stream of income, without some of the…

  • Banksy Stirs Things Up Again In Bethlehem

    Published 31 December 2019 | viewed 1,838 times

    Rarely shying away from making timely political statements, elusive British artist Banksy has over the holidays revealed his new piece on the imposed divide between…

  • How Much Money Could You Have Made This Decade?

    Published 29 December 2019 | viewed 1,556 times

    As we head into 2020 and take a look back at the past decade, many would-be investors will necessarily be suffering from a latent case…

  • Sex, Drugs And Crypto: The $76 Billion Black Market

    Published 23 December 2019 | viewed 1,738 times

    By some estimates, $76 billion in illegal activity every year is enabled by bitcoin, but the icing on the cake is Facebook’s vague plans for…

  • Quantum Computing Could Go Mainstream This Decade

    Published 17 December 2019 | viewed 2,934 times

    What happens when quantum computing hits the masses and becomes just as common as a smartphone? We may not have to wait that long to…

  • Are Celebrities Good Or Bad For Cannabis Stocks?

    Published 01 December 2019 | viewed 1,214 times

    Political polarization is ruining Thanksgiving families’ dinners. As Republican and Democrat supporters grow further apart, bipartisan turkey dinners are being canceled or shortened.  However, if…

  • How To Survive Thanksgiving Politics With Cannabis Gravy

    Published 28 November 2019 | viewed 1,334 times

    The use of celebrities is a clear move by the cannabis companies to promote the plant’s products to the public and influence the regulator Political…

  • Twitter: The Saudi Spy Tool To Bring Down Dissidents

    Published 07 November 2019 | viewed 1,876 times

    In 2017, Saud al-Qahtani--advisor to the Saudi Crown Prince--was rather active on social media. In one Twitter post, he stated: “Does a pseudonym protect you…

  • Cannabis Has Become A Real Estate Selling Point

    Published 03 November 2019 | viewed 2,555 times

    Americans spend a whopping $40 billion every year shopping under the influence. But there’s a new high-dollar twist to that trend that realtors are hoping…

  • The Cosmic Wild West Just Got Its First IPO

    Published 28 October 2019 | viewed 2,088 times

    National pride and cosmic geopolitics has nothing to do with today’s space race from the American perspective. It’s all about eventual profit, and that’s exactly…

  • Another Goldman Banker Charged For Insider Trading

    Published 23 October 2019 | viewed 2,295 times

     "Once upon a time, there was a Pops searching for Truffles in the Forest". So goes the subject line of an email message sent in…

  • ‘Click To Pray’, The Vatican’s Latest Attempt To Draw In Millennials

    Published 20 October 2019 | viewed 1,525 times

    The Catholic church keeps up with the times, apparently. In an effort to reach more tech-obsessed Millennials and Gen-Zers ostensibly to pray for world peace,…