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This week I’m seeing a new wave of questions about this Jim Rickards ad from Agora, and the ad itself has been (clumsily) updated a few times since we covered it back in November of 2017 (the last version with the “by March 19, 2019” deadline even suggested that Yellen was still President of the […]

Pretty much every publisher has jumped on the cryptocurrency bandwagon, and this latest one shouldn’t come as much of a surprise… Jim Rickards has styled himself as a currency guru, with his “Currency Wars Alert” and plenty of pitches about the impending demise of the dollar or other major currency moves in recent years, and […]

This is the intro from the ad we’re considering today: “Jim Rickards: Halfway to heaven, in a location with life-threatening temperatures, a little-known company is about to unleash… “‘God’s Gold’ “15 TIMES the concentration of the average global gold mine, this deposit contains arguably the highest-grade gold on the planet. “And one company trading for […]

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  • Seems she's either branching out from Bonner or the other publishing co's are also part of Bonner. I got an email earli...

  • Thanks for this, Travis. I bought some SAND back in 2016 because it was being recommended by Jim Rickards, and the pric...

  • New Pacific Metals: Jim Rickards is pushing this....

  • You might want to type "Jim Rickards" in the Search bar or mouse over to Newsletter/Rankings for comments on Strategic I...

  • Jim Rickards, the name alone makes me doubt all newsletters now and ever in existence. So many thousands invested in the...

  • As a newbie to investing in 1982 I subscribed to several newsletters in the hope that the "experts" could aid my endeavo...

  • Hi Travis, thank you for erudite analysis, and strong healthy dose of (not so common) sense, as always! Really appreciat...

  • That sounds like gold, Trump often brags about his success in speculating on gold 30 years ago. Rickards has been peddl...

  • jim Rickards long winded diatribes on STRATEGIC INTELLIGENCE have become increasing unhinged as his demented president g...

  • Just another person who lost substantial money on the silver and gold miner picks through the Jim Rickards recommendatio...

  • Hear Ye, Hear Ye, all 187 Commenters (so far…and counting) on this thread: Jim Rickards continues to tout the Distribu...

  • Stansberry and their crew are nothing but a bunch of crooks. He was under investigation by the SEC. He was sued for 1.5...

  • I have been a supporter of Jim Rickard for a while as he is undeniably smart. Although I am now questioning how successf...

  • It is "associated with" gold, or at least it has been for the past year+ that Rickards has been teasing something simila...

  • I did get my $2000 payment for Jim Rickards Prophesy system refunded by AMEX after I filed a dispute because I was not s...

  • I subscribed to Jim Rickards' Prophesy. I checked the portfolio. 10 out of 10 losing positions. Two weeks later 10 out...

  • Thanks Travis! Another excellent write-up from the Gumshoe! If it comes from Jim Rickards ... pass! I foolishly subscr...

  • Yes, I believe its true. I have a signals group myself and tell my indicator guy to place certain co-ordinates into the ...

  • I’m a new (paid) subscriber to Stock Gumshoe, and am really impressed with Travis Johnson’s analyses, and thus thril...

  • Frankly, I think Jim Rickards is a wacko and should not be trusted. I was beguiled by his spiel, i.e. "Buy gold! The sk...

  • stansbury & rickards have been completely wrong going on 20 years now. On almost everything. The only guy more inc...

  • I have subscribed to Porter Stansbury & Jim Rickard's topline newsletters, foolishly thinking you get what you pay f...

  • Thanks Dwayne. Rickards doesn't actually pick stocks or trades, he does the "big picture" salesmanship and his co-edito...

  • Thanks for this one, Travis. And thanks for the appropriate snarkiness along the way. I USED to read Rickards all the ...

  • For what it's worth, Jim Rickards was recommending sprott months ago and I saw it somewhere else but don't remember who ...

  • Let me throw in my thanks to all who came before me and exposed (or should I say de-classified) this Jim Rickards guy as...

  • I've had XLM for quite a while, watched it increase in value, didn't offload it and watched it go back down again. I've...

  • Hard to believe it's much different than the last few times he has pitched the same thing over the years (others have, t...

  • Guess it is a Baltimore thing ... Jim Rickards and Co. over at Angora also have Sprott in the portfolio, and as recently...

  • Hope this is not too far off the thread...curious what Jim Rickard's pick is for the only crypto he recommends, backed b...

  • While I am not quite as cynical about Jim Rickard's as Travis appears to be,I do NOT consider his premise "ridiculous as...

  • I made the huge mistake of buying Rickard's "Currency Wars" option picking scam before I subscribed to Stock Gumshoe. A...

  • I guess there is a segment of the population that no longer reads Fortune. This is old news. FWIW - I agree Stellar lo...

  • This was tipped by Jim Rickards as one of his recos in his 3k yearly newsletter which I joined with a trial in mid 2016....

  • Has anyone heard if Jim Rickards actually recommended Stellar Lumens? The price has been increasing rapidly this week a...

  • I bought Stellar Lumens at $.02 in October. If Jim Rickards is recommending a buy, then it must be time for speculators...

  • I pass on this for one simple reason: Jim Rickards' name is attached to it. His "advice" isn't worth 2 cents, let alone ...

  • Pretty much "gold" -- we covered that ad here: https://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/strategic-intelligence/rickards-and-...

  • Lost big time on AVXL! Not interested in this. But can you tell us what the $0.70 cryptocurrency Jim Rickards teased us ...

  • Maybe so, but I think you're probably "hearing" things that are manufactured by newsletter pundits, not things that are ...

  • There are hundreds of huge server farms owned by hedge funds, dedicated entirely to sniffing out "indicators" for stock ...

  • My opinion is Jim Rickards is so out-to-lunch that an investor is better off not wasting time reading him and instead c...

  • Rickards has been pushing this story for well over a year now -- the last time I looked at it in detail was in the Fall ...

  • Masayoshi Son and Softbank -- we covered that one here: https://www.stockgumshoe.com/reviews/technology-profits-confiden...

  • I don't know, Jim Rickards may be a smart man, but his predictions "STINK"......

  • This was my big hope for investments and breaking into the lifestyle. Paid $2000 and in one year I lost another $4000. ...

  • Turkey of decade is Jim Rickards: Project Prophecy jimrickardsprophecy.com Is the Federal Reserve covering up a dang...

  • Jim Rickards just gave a prom0 webinar for Tradestops 11/16/17. Anybody using the latest version?...

  • Jim Rickards is running out of money with his B.S. news letters....

  • So if you are an Agora Financial Subscriber to a premium service and you don't like what you are getting, you can call t...

  • Jim Rickards, Kent Moors, and their ilk are all experts alright. Experts at taking your money and providing almost nothi...

  • Agora promotes David Stockton and Jim Rickards. I've read their books and tracked their recommendations. Both have lo...

  • Strategic Intelligence - Jim Rickards - Agora Finanacial - just a scam marketing deal - one SPECTACULAR offer after anot...

  • Absolutely agree - Strategic Intelligence - Jim Rickards - Agora Finanacial - just a scam marketing deal - one SPECTACUL...

  • Jim Rickards - Strategic Intelligence - Agora Finanacial - just a scam marketing deal - one SPECTACULAR offer after ano...

  • Strategic Intelligence - Jim Rickards - Agora Finanacial - just a scam marketing deal - one SPECTACULAR offer after anot...

  • I purchased Jim Rickards' and Byron King's gold speculator subscription in the summer of 2016 for almost $1,800. Curren...

  • I agree with some of the comments above and disagree with other points. First, I agree this is not a great investment-a...

  • Jim Rickards pushing this. Tried to do the gumshoe on the pitch, but couldn't find anything. Not willing to pony up 2k...

  • I subscribe to Jim Rickards newsletter , all in all it is not bad , but what aggravates me is his constant sometimes 40 ...

  • Hey James, same here! Love Jim Rickards but just my luck as I bought into gold at height of mid 2016 and underwater now...

  • Thanks, Travis. I bought some Sandstorm Gold in September last year, which was a terrible time to buy, but it was recomm...

  • I thought I was investing in a gold mine. I am 70 years old and do have some dementia so I probably should not have trus...

  • Jim Rickards talks a mile a minute and certainly sounds like an intelligent fellow. He's easy enough to understand, main...

  • And this is exactly why I "happily" renewed my subscription to "Travis Time". Nice reality check on this useless hype by...

  • Not a buyer of this service, but did take a 3 month trial to Jim Rickards gold service a year ago. His stock picker is ...

  • OK, here's my 2 cents: I am a professional financial advisor with over 45 years experience in seniro bank management an...

  • Jim Rickards has been peddling this for 8 years now....

  • I joined Jim Rickards Penny Gold Speculator and that's just what I did. I speculated about $10000 and followed his recom...

  • Here is another Jim Rickards ripoff a year ago. How this guy is not thrown in jail or shot by a redneck confounds me g...

  • I have had a few years of following Jim Rickards. He has a way with words but nothing he has ever recommended has made ...

  • I know the Fed is owned by the banks but they are far from being independent of the government. The Fed governors are a...

  • Hi Travis--do you have any comment on Jim Rickards' headline today: Tomorrow afternoon a massive shock will slam the go...

  • $GDXJ VanEck Junior ETF REBALANCING on FRIDAY...From Jim Rickards... https://pro.agorafinancial.com/p/RGS_goldanom...

  • I just read something by Jim Rickard's in which he indicated that el-Arian is one of the global elites pushing for "worl...

  • According to an article I just read by Jim Rickards, el-Arian is pushing for a global currency. Would that affect his vi...

  • Jim Rickard's has high level information and great brain power...enjoying his work !...

  • Excellent webcast (put on by Sprott Media) featuring Rick Rule, Jim Rickards, and Trey Reik...was live today at 4:00pm. ...

  • Interview with Jim Rickards re the economy. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4HBvX3chRj8...

  • Hello Travis. I'm not sure if this is where you wanted subscribers to discuss letters that they subscribe to. I subscrib...

  • Jim Rickards megatrend observations...I do not follow Rickard's individual stock investment recommendations, but I do li...

  • Jim Rickards says that Trump will raise the US debt ceiling on March 16, which will cause the price of gold to "explode"...

  • Travis, Any thoughts on Jim Rickards latest tout of "D.R.O.N.E." Penny stocks related to Trump;s plan to up military a...

  • Best thing to get out of Jim Rickards is that he has keen insight on how the central banks and financial systems work. ...

  • I have been a subscriber to Jim Rickards for the last 2 months and have read 3 of his books. The books are very well re...

  • I do not recommend Bonner in general though, I was just sitting through a marketing seminar this weekend for 2 hours, th...

  • Yes: "But I’ve been cautious about Pretium for quite some time, including when I covered the stock because it was bei...

  • Thanks so much, hendrixnuzzles and leslie7. I love this blog, and all of Gumshoe. It would've cost me $2000 (non-refunda...

  • Condn't agree more David and Fred. Jim Rickards is constantly coming out with new 3K plus newsletter service and I've b...

  • PVG is for real, which is more than I can say for most of the hucksters pushing pricey memberships that pick our pockets...

  • I agree with Mr. Lopes. Everything I hear from Jim Rickards is doom and gloom but like Travis mentions in his write up f...

  • As Travis has repeatedly pointed out, it pays to be somewhat skeptical of newsletter writers claims because they are oft...

  • Any update on these 'penny gold stocks' from Jim Rickards?...

  • Thank you Travis for your thoughts on Jim Rickards ideas. I am wondering what you think it would take to trigger a retur...

  • My view is that people like jim rickards like to create great story's like $10k gold price... from a technical analysis ...

  • Me encanta leer a Mr. Jim Rickards, pero he olvidado mi ingles, y me cuesta muchisimo trabajo la lectura en ingles. Soy ...

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