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

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Terry Coxon

Terry Coxon

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010


Terry Coxon is the author of Keep What You Earn and Using Warrants and the co-author (with Harry Browne) of Inflation-Proofing Your Investments. He edited Harry Browne's Special Reports for its 23 years of publication and all of Harry Browne's investment books since 1974.

Terry was the founder and for 22 years the president of the Permanent Portfolio Fund, a mutual fund that invests in precious metals as well as stocks and bonds. He is currently the president of Passport Financial, Inc., a specialty financial publishing company.

  • WAIT: Don't File Those Taxes Just Yet!

    Published 09 April 2015 | viewed 0 times

    Those of you in the US know that it's the least wonderful time of the year: tax time. Hopefully you haven't filed your tax return…

  • Listening to the Canary

    Published 11 April 2014 | viewed 0 times

    During World War II, the British Royal Air Force (RAF) undertook a plan of misdirection to allow a squadron of bombers to approach an exceptionally…

  • Is There a Best Way to Return to a Gold Standard?

    Published 18 December 2012 | viewed 0 times

    Many of us see hair-curling rates of price inflation not too far down the road. Today inflation is hardly noticeable. But what's coming will be…

  • Navigating the US's Politicized Economy

    Published 12 October 2012 | viewed 0 times

    Absent the state's involvement in the workings of the marketplace, an investor's central task would be to evaluate companies for their ability to efficiently produce…

  • How Far to the Wall?

    Published 18 April 2012 | viewed 0 times

    Decades of manipulation by the Federal Reserve (through its creation of paper money) and by Congress (through its taxing and spending) have pushed the US…

  • Doing the Roth Arithmetic

    Published 10 April 2012 | viewed 0 times

    It's clear to me, even though it may not be clear to you, that unless there is something very unusual about your situation, if you…

  • Putting a Gleam in Your IRA

    Published 01 December 2011 | viewed 0 times

    You likely have seen invitations to open a "Gold IRA" or something with a similar name. Perhaps you should, but before you do, think about…

  • An Investment Whose Time Has Passed

    Published 03 November 2011 | viewed 0 times

    Money market funds began as a bright and useful idea, became a habit, and recently have become a bad habit. Money market funds were invented…

  • Economically Sleepwalking

    Published 18 August 2011 | viewed 0 times

    The rebound from the recent recession is the slowest economic comeback in living memory - so slow that some doubt whether it is happening at…

  • 3 Ways to Shelter Your Cash from Inflation

    Published 08 June 2011 | viewed 0 times

    The high rate of inflation most of us believe is waiting not too far down the road will be an earthquake for investment markets. The…

  • The Five-Million-Dollar Reason for Going Offshore

    Published 31 March 2011 | viewed 0 times

    Just when you thought there was nothing more the U.S. government could do to motivate you to ship your financial life offshore, they came up…

  • Later Is Now: Profiting from Rising Interest Rates

    Published 11 February 2011 | viewed 0 times

    In the fall of 2008, the Federal Reserve responded to the Lehman bankruptcy by igniting a rapid expansion in the U.S. money supply. It did…

  • Fifty Ways to Leave Your Lender

    Published 09 February 2011 | viewed 0 times

    It was Otto von Bismarck who explained that "politics is the art of the possible." We can thank him for that much, but he didn't…

  • The Long Swim - How the Fed Could Become Insolvent

    Published 04 January 2011 | viewed 0 times

    You've seen the proof in real time. Once-dominant industrial companies, e.g., General Motors, can run out of money. The biggest banks, e.g., Bank of America,…

  • When to Sell Gold

    Published 11 November 2010 | viewed 0 times

    By now you have plenty of reason to congratulate yourself for having boarded the gold bandwagon. The early tickets are the cheap ones, and you've…

  • Expatriate Your Wallet

    Published 11 August 2010 | viewed 0 times

    If everything you own is held in your own name in your own country, then you are not merely exposed, you are vulnerable absolutely, to…

  • The Year of the Roth

    Published 30 July 2010 | viewed 0 times

    Until 2010 arrived, you couldn't have a Roth IRA if your income exceeded certain limits. That restriction is gone. Now anyone with a traditional IRA…

  • When Will Inflation Really Hit Us?

    Published 23 October 2009 | viewed 3,185 times

    Most of us are gathered at the station, watching for the Inflation Express to come rumbling in. But we've been waiting for a while now.…

  • The Road to Zimbabwe

    Published 29 September 2009 | viewed 4,212 times

    Sprinkled among all the official talk about efforts to end the current recession, you'll hear assurances, notably from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, that when…

  • Nothing

    Published 10 April 2009 | viewed 3,523 times

    We don't yet know how many trillions will be swallowed up by the government's rapidly breeding herd of stimulus-bailout-help!help! measures. But additional bold steps are…