Originally Posted by certifiedfunds
If inflation takes off you're gonna be eating dog food.
If you keep your money in cash throughout a long period of inflation, it is true you will lose money. But inflation will not double the price of everything overnight. However, the stock market can drop like a rock in a day or two and you will
lose your money before you know what hit you.
And that after this is accomplished, and the brave new world begins
When all men are paid for existing and no man must pay for his sins,
As surely as Water will wet us, as surely as Fire will burn,
The Gods of the Copybook Headings with terror and slaughter return!
- Rudyard Kipling, 1919