Feds will continue to pull back to get people to spend.
But locked up cash in CD's simply is transferred to the coffee can buried in the back yard, or back 40.
One's mattress isn't safe, when "The They" come knockin' and burn your house down.
That old adage of "Cash is King" might be superseded by the old saying about "He who has the Gold makes the rules."
Apparently, he has not met a She.
And that's real Gold over the barrel; not some funny money ETF or share in that and such.
Diamonds are a dime and a drachma each.
Gold has full exchange across all borders.
Full disclosure: the only gold I have is in some jewelry. Probably about $500 worth, on a high market day.