Society’s Five Stages of Economic Collapse

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    David Meyer
    February 28th, 2012
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    Society as we know it will break down and collapse in a five stage process outlined here. While it can be accelerated by certain events like war, a natural disaster, pandemic, terrorist attack, or even an impending asteroid impact, history has shown that economic collapse will essentially happen in this five stage process. To survive the collapse, it is important to read and interpret the signs and understand what assets are important to the current situation so you can be prepared for the worst thereby allowing you to survive intact and with as little damage as possible.

    STAGE 1. The Decay Begins
    Everything is good and the economy is thriving. A high standard of living has been achieved. This is the way things should be. Goods are cheap and readily available. Everything seems to be in abundance. Stores are filled with retail items ready to be purchased. Life in general is good. The nation’s working infrastructure is solidly intact and working well. However, the idea that everyone is entitled to have what others have earned now permeates society. Redistribution of Wealth Policies are implemented and quietly woven into the fabric of society. Unchecked and under the guise of fairness and equality, these policies slowly decrease productivity and increase dependency on government entitlement and welfare programs.

    Primary Assets:

    1.Career
    2.Home Value
    3.Savings
    4.Investments – Stocks and bonds
    5.Health Insurance
    6.Lifestyle Image
    7.Good Credit Rating for Debt Accumulation

    STAGE 2. The Slippery Slope

    read it all here.
    Society's Five Stages of Economic Collapse
     
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    been doin' that for 3 decades

    even in good times

    so what?

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    Interesting fantasy vision pretending to be scholarship

    5 stages of societal collapse?

    Based on what historical evidence? None, absolutely none.
     

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