After the speculation on recession that 1euro would become 1.5 usd coming true for few months, We will probably see in few years that 1eur will become 2usd. USD will be lower and lower for years to come.
http://www.finfacts.com/irishfinancenews/article_1012720.shtml US dollar crashes through $1.50 level against Euro in advance of Bernanke's expected signal to the US Congress of further rate cuts
http://aroundsap.blogspot.com/2008/02/sign-of-recession-very-unstable-us.html sign of recession, very unstable US dollar
What they say about saving to dollar is now more and more inevitable if we want to secure values. Money especially USD will lost its value more and more comparing to gold or other currency.
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