Wall St For Main St

Wall St for Main St is a start up investor education, financial education, research and consulting company. We provide alternative financial information, research, education and consulting to Main Street investors using uncommon wisdom like the Austrian School of Economics. Our goal is teaching people how to fish for themselves instead of trusting their financial adviser for everything. We interview top investors, traders, money managers, financial commentators, economic experts, authors, CEOs and newsletter writers from around the world to discuss the latest events in the global economy and financial markets.
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Feb 25, 2017

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former long time Wall St bond trader, gold hedge fund manager, investment analyst/newsletter writer and co-host with Rory Hall of the Shadow of Truth podcast, Dave Kranzler.

Dave writes the Mining Stock Journal and the Short Seller's Journal paid newsletters.

During this 40+ minute interview, Jason starts off by asking Dave the probability of a March rate hike by Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve and also the probability of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates 3 times in 2017?

Dave thinks the Fed will do one token, quarter point interest rate increase like they did in 2015 and 2016.

Jason and Dave discuss why Deutsche Bank turning over so much evidence proving gold and silver manipulation from a conspiracy theory into a conspiracy fact has hardly moved the price?

Dave talks about Alan Greenspan now saying the US should go back onto a gold standard.

To wrap up the interview, Jason asks Dave how he researches Junior mining stocks and junior explorers to find quality speculations that can produce hundreds of percent returns in 2-3 years or less.

Feb 23, 2017

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, Founder and President of the Chamber of Digital Commerce, Perianne Boring.

Upcoming DC Block Chain Summer March 15th and 16th in DC:

During this 30+ minute interview, Jason asks Perianne about her background and how she found out about Bitcoin and began researching it. Perianne was an economics major in college during the 2008 financial crisis. She was not happy with the answers her Keynesian Economics gave her for why the crisis happened. She then moved up to the DC area to be a Congressional staffer for finance, economics, etc.

Perianne talks about the Austrian School of Economics and how Bitcoin was appealing to her because no government controlled the digital currency.

Perianne then talks about her company and why she started it. Her company is there to help protect block chain companies from being destroyed by regulators.

Jason and Perianne discuss the future of Bitcoin and block chain, how central banks are testing out the block chain and other technology issues concerning the block chain and how governments, central bankers and bureaucrats may affect Bitcoin and the block chain.

Feb 18, 2017
Jeff Deist: President Trump Facing Historically Unprecedented Challenges

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, President of the Mises Institute, Jeff Deist.

Jeff's Mises page:

Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute. He previously worked as a longtime advisor and chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul. In the past, Jeff was also an attorney for private equity.

During this 30+ minute interview, Jason first asks Jeff if in his opinion President Trump has done anything positive?

Jason and Jeff discuss some of the things President Trump has done so far and how he is fighting globalism and the deep state.

Jason asks Jeff about the history of protectionism and tariffs in the US and if Trump's economic policies mean a lot more inflation stagflation is coming during his presidency?

Feb 13, 2017
Frank Curzio: Wait to Add to Gold Stock Positions On The Next Dip

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, stock analyst, stock newsletter writer and investing podcast host, Frank Curzio

Frank's full bio is available here:

Frank's Wall Street Unplugged podcast is one of the top investing podcasts on iTunes.

During this 40+ minute interview, Jason asks Frank about valuations on large cap stocks, which industries will be positively affected by Donald Trump as US President and which resource stock industries he likes.

Feb 13, 2017
Dominic Frisby: Bitcoin Will Outperform Gold in 2017

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, author and Money Week columnist, Dominic Frisby,

Dominic's weekly Money Week columns are available here:

Dominic's full bio here:

Dominic has recently written 2 excellent books:
1) Life After the State: Why We Don't Need Government
2) Bitcoin: The future of money?

Both books are also available as fully unabridged audio books on Audible read by the author.

During this 40+ minute interview Jason and Dominic discuss Brexit, Donald Trump, Bitcoin's rally in 2016 and going forward, why Dominic is no longer as bullish on gold and why the US Dollar Index may be the key to the next global financial crisis.

Feb 5, 2017
Doug Noland: QE Never Stopped! Central Banks All In

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Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, student of the Austrian School of Economics and Portfolio Manager for McAlvany Wealth Management, Doug Noland.

Doug has over 25 years of experience working in the financial industry including working at Bill Fleckenstein's hedge fund. Doug also worked with David Tice at the Prudent Bear fund, which specializes in shorting stocks and other financial assets. Doug's full bio is here: http://creditbubblebulletin.blogspot....

Doug is perhaps most famous for writing his financial blog articles. Doug has been documenting credit and financial bubbles since the late 1990s with his well known financial blog, the Credit Bubble Bulletin http://creditbubblebulletin.blogspot....

Doug's excellent 2 part McAlvany Weekly Commentary Interviews w/ David McAlvany in 2016:

During this 40+ minute interview, Jason starts off by asking Doug about his opinion of the state of the global economy?

Doug says how he's shocked he's still talking about central banker created bubbles since he started blogging about the technology bubble of the 1990s. Doug says that QE never stopped from global central banks as central banks like the Bank of Japan, ECB and PBOC injected ~$2 trillion of QE into capital markets in 2016. Doug says central bankers are 100% committed to maintaining the status quo now and they are terrified of letting asset prices fall without more intervention.

Feb 3, 2017
Robert Wenzel: Will Trump's Tariff Policies Accelerate The Robotics Industry?

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Wall St for Main St welcomed back Robert Wenzel. He is the editor of  the Economic Policy Journal and host of The Robert Wenzel Show.

Check out Robert's web site at

What did we talk about?

1. We discussed the Dow Jones going over 20,000 last week and what it means for the market. Is there sense of optimism or should we be cautious?

2. A look at Trump's tax import (tariff) policies and who is the biggest loser in this deal.

3. An outlook at the Federal Reserve and the potential for interest rate hike

4. How minimum wage has impacted the west coast a few years after it was implemented.

Feb 2, 2017
Paul Craig Roberts: Trump Not Allowed To Implement Tariffs

Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former Assistant US Treasury Secretary under President Ronald Reagan and Associate Editor/Columnist for the Wall Street Journal, Paul Craig Roberts

Paul's extensive full bio can be found here:

During this 20+ minute interview Jason starts off by jokingly congratulating Paul for being named to the Washington Post's Fake News list

Jason then asks Paul about Trump's cabinet appointees and how Trump and Obama have vastly expanded powers of executive orders compared to past US presidents and what's allowed in the US Constitution.

Jason then asks Paul about what supply side economics is and if Trump will be successful in implementing his supply side economics stimulus policy? Paul thinks it will fail and that because the US joined the WTO President Trump isn't allowed to implement any tariffs on China or Mexico either.