You nailed it.
There are worse places to park your dough than in dividend-paying equities of solvent corporations that *have* real assets and make stuff that people actually want (or better yet, need).
That plus dirt and iron and lead and brass. REAL stuff you can use with God’s help to feed your loved ones, fix things, build things...
Who knows — maybe even some silicon and copper to keep the lights on part of the time.
Yea... Took ME a bit too long to reach that conclusion... (about 6 months ago).
For the longest time, I was torn between the basic question:
Inflation or Deflation??
The investment direction is entirely different for these two scenarios. But, $6 Trillion in stimulus... plus capitulation from Japan, and yes.. EVEN Switzerland's Central Banks.. has put an END to the question in my mind.
The Balloon is heated, and risen. The mooring ropes are being tossed aside, one by one...