Global debt rose to $258 trillion in Q1, or a record 331% of the world’s GDP. Gold ends above $2,000 an ounce for the first time in history. Analyst: Dollar could be a ‘crash risk’ if U.S. Loses ‘credibility,’

Dollar Could Be a ‘Crash Risk’ if U.S. Loses ‘Credibility,’ Analyst Warns

Rising economic and political uncertainty means the U.S. dollar may be a “crash risk” — a danger more often associated with emerging market currencies,…

The Fragile Recovery May Already Be Heading Into Reverse: Barron’s

Household spending had been rising in line with income growth. But that’s set to reverse as the job market stalls, the virus spreads, and the government prematurely removes needed support.