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Not only that,

but by staving of deflation, they (monetary policy makers) herd people to invest in their banks (deposits / CD's) to gain a little interest (although making interest off of your deposits seem to be a thing of the past.)

“When a well-packaged web of lies has been sold gradually to the masses over generations, the truth will seem utterly preposterous and its speaker a raving lunatic.” – Dresden James