Breaking The Dollar - Gainesville Coins

By Everett Millman

Money is an ever-present part of our lives, but its ubiquity doesn't make it any easier to understand! Breaking the Dollar is a podcast that uses fascinating stories and real-life examples to reveal valuable insights about investing, financial markets, gold and silver, and trends in our monetary system. Precious metals expert Everett Millman shares his unique perspective from nearly a decade of first-hand experience working in the industry.There are many fundamental questions about money we tend to take for granted: What gives money value? What kinds of things have been used as money historically? Are gold, silver, and precious metals still considered money? Will cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin revolutionize the way money works? Find all of these answers on Breaking the Dollar -- and have some fun along the way!

  1. 1.
    Breaking the Dollar: Introduction
    4:12
  2. 2.
    Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency: What's the Big Deal?
    19:20
  3. 3.
    Bitcoin vs. Gold: Is Bitcoin "Digital Gold"?
    25:44
  4. 4.
    Cryptocurrencies (Part 2): Understanding the Landscape
    21:30
  5. 5.
    What Makes Gold Valuable
    40:38
  6. 6.
    Asset Bubbles and Financial Manias
    26:39
  7. 7.
    CLOs: Another Ticking Time-Bomb?
    14:05
  8. 8.
    What Is Shadow Banking?
    14:26
  1. 9.
    The Fed: What Is the Federal Reserve?
    16:58
  2. 10.
    Death Of The Gold Standard
    12:55
  3. 11.
    Why the Trade War Matters
    14:05
  4. 12.
    Propaganda and the Financial News
    19:58
  5. 13.
    The Story of the Most Controversial Gold Coin
    25:50
  6. 14.
    Eureka!: How Gold Rushes Transformed the World
    19:53
  7. 15.
    Why Has the Gold Price Rallied So Much Lately?
    15:26
  8. 16.
    History's Greatest Gold Heists
    18:17
  9. 17.
    How the Hunt Brothers Once Cornered the Silver Market
    18:15
  10. 18.
    Panic Grips the Repo Market!: An Explainer
    12:40
  11. 19.
    How to Store Your Precious Metals
    16:33
  12. 20.
    Funny Money: Strange Forms of Currency Throughout History
    14:25
  13. 21.
    Where Does the Gold Price Come From?
    16:48
  14. 22.
    October Financial Market Update
    20:39
  15. 23.
    Taxman Cometh - The History Of Taxes
    23:29
  16. 24.
    Automation and A.I. in the Economy
    22:22
  17. 25.
    The Rise of Financialization
    13:43
  18. 26.
    A Matter of Trust
    18:22
  19. 27.
    Market Update: Year In Review
    15:40
  20. 28.
    What Makes Platinum and Palladium Precious Metals?
    12:09
  21. 29.
    What Is Dedollarization?
    15:53
  22. 30.
    What Is a Santa Claus Rally?
    9:38
  23. 31.
    2020 Market Outlook
    14:29
  24. 32.
    The Durable Ethics Behind The Gold Standard
    15:10
  25. 33.
    How the U.S. Dollar Became the Global Reserve Currency
    20:24
  26. 34.
    Monthly Market Commentary: January 2020
    16:02
  27. 35.
    Forgotten Platinum Group Metals: Rhodium and Palladium
    11:24
  28. 36.
    ZIRP and NIRP: Zombie Machines
    22:20
  29. 37.
    The Coronavirus and How It Has Impacted Markets
    14:35
  30. 38.
    Why the 2020 Election Matters for the Economy
    15:16
  31. 39.
    The Half Union: The $50 Gold Coin You've Never Heard Of
    15:36
  32. 40.
    Market Update: COVID-19 Shuts Down the Economy
    20:57
  33. 41.
    In the Fed We Trust!
    10:43
  34. 42.
    Oil Price War: Crude Oil Goes Negative
    14:11
  35. 43.
    Someone Found the Million-Dollar Forrest Fenn Treasure!
    15:17
  36. 44.
    Is Gold Confiscation Really Coming?
    19:08
  37. 45.
    The Great Coin Shortage of 2020
    19:33
  38. 46.
    Wall St Gone Wild! (Part I)
    23:28
  39. 47.
    Wall St Gone Wild! (Part II)
    26:49
  40. 48.
    Who Owned the Most Gold In History?
    15:35

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