I found this graphic via WRSA.
It really is worth the time to follow the link and absorb the meaning.
I mean, Holy Shit on a cracker. Put the way it is, I found it astonishing...I mean, really, I thought I had a handle on the magnitude and all that. I am an engineer by training, and I never work with anything even close to 1...Scientific notation is the only way I can handle most figures in the engineering that I used to do. But I never looked at things like this. Bet you didn't either.
Go, look, realize. Freak..... Take a deep breath.
Then share with others. Realize the depths of the damage they are doing to the country and your savings.
At the rate of things, I think you might really want to mortgage your house for 30 more years, and invest in gold.... You'll pay back expensive dollars borrowed today with essentially worthless dollars later...at a very low interest rate.
After looking at the graphic, you might understand why savings accounts and retirement savings are a losing proposition...