Bill Bonner

Bill Bonner

Bill Bonner is the co-author of The New York Times bestselling books Financial Reckoning Day: Surviving the Soft Depression of the 21st Century, Empire of Debt: The Rise of an Epic Financial Crisis, and Mobs, Messiahs, and Markets: Surviving the Public Spectacle in Finance and Politics.

And in his latest book, A Modest Theory of Civilization: Win-Win or Lose, he explores the progress of society through all its peaks and valleys. Along the way, he reveals the one rule society must follow if it hopes to progress… and shows what happens to those who ignore it.

In 1978, Bill founded The Agora – now the largest independent research network on the planet. He has started businesses all over the world… employs thousands of employees… has made investments on five continents… sees a dozen different business deals cross his desk every single week… has acquired more than two dozen businesses… owns hundreds of thousands of acres of land… travels about 100,000 air miles every year… and has launched over 1,000 products.

His daily e-letter, Bill Bonner’s Diary, is published to over 500,000 readers.

And in his monthly newsletter, The Bonner-Denning Letter, Bill shares his insights about how the business and financial worlds REALLY work. Along with his co-author, Dan Denning, Bill identifies big opportunities. And he shows you where average investors are making big mistakes.

In short, Bill opens a window to the world of money and wealth that you won’t find anywhere else.

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An Inconvenient Irony: QE Favors the Rich

Small businesses create new jobs and new wealth. But small business can't borrow at today's low rates. They're lucky if they can borrow at all. Instead, almost all the new credit goes to banks, big businesses and the government. In the normal course of investing, you win some and you lose some. That's what keeps the rich from always...
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Health Warning: QE KILLS

The Dow fell more than 200 points on Friday. Treasury bond yields are still minuscule... but rising. Pundits are...

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Party… Party… Party!

Stocks up yesterday, but by peanuts. However, gold popped $20 per ounce. What gives? We don't know. But we...

Bill Bonner's Diary

The Smoke of ZIRP and the Mirrors of QE…

The front pages of yesterday's newspapers were full of good news. A strong rebound in real estate prices, they...

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The “Social Contract” Is a Fraud

There are many theories to explain government. Most are nothing but scams, justifications and puffery. One tries to put...

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Remembering the Dead

Today is the day set aside by the US federal government for us to remember our war dead. Here...

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You Can’t Buy Prosperity…

Gold rose $24 per ounce yesterday. The Dow fell 12 points. The smart money is using this dip to...