Prices rising: What a surprise! Go here and scroll down.
The inflationary dangers today: Central Banks Can Increase the Money Supply, Even If Banks Do Not Lend can be read here:
To understand our ponzi banking system and why our financial system is prone to repeated cycles of boom and bust, read this great book:
mises.org/Books/mysteryofbanking.pdf You would be making a mistake to invest in financial services companies without understanding how banking works.
mises.org/books/historyofmoney.pdf The history of banking in the US
mises.org/rothbard/rothmoney.pdf The evolution of fiat currency
mises.org/rothbard/agd.pdf The definitive study of the Great Depression and the lessons for today. Is anybody listening?