About a week ago, I kept seeing the NewAmerica20 video on a TV add from some guy who claims to have predicted the Freddie & Fannie problems, ect. I was waiting for the kids to get off the bus, so I pulled the video up on my iphone. He talked about how other countries are movnig away from the America dollar and predicted chaos in the street with the collapse of the America dollar. A google search shows that world banks are moving away from the U.S. dollar World Banks Moving Away from U.S. Dollar - Finance - CBN News - Christian News 24-7 - CBN.com 7 Countries Considering Abandoning the US Dollar (and What It Means) â€“ Currency Trading.net The US Dollar use to be the primary world anchor currency. The fact that we continue to print money, with no gold reserve to match may be a short term solution, but a long term problem. Our debt just keeps growing and without a balanced budget amendment, I do not see how we are gonig to fix this problems. The worse thing we can do is continue to raise the debt ceiling. We are now 15.3 trillion in debt and I do not see a solution in-site. U.S. National Debt Clock : Real Time Is America headed for bankruptcy? 12 Scary Debt facts for 2012 http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505144_162-57376464/12-scary-debt-facts-for-2012/ I am sure there are a lot of people in this forum who know a lot more about this issue than I do. I am sure it will be easy for the left to point the finger at the right and vice versa, They are both at fault. The lefts refusal to cut, and the rights refusal to raise taxes on the rich. How do we fix this problem? Do we get a balanced budget ammedment? I hear Scott Brown promoting the issue, but then again it is election time, I would love to hear your feelings on this issue.