Dan Oliver Jr. is the Founder and Managing Member of Myrmikan Capital, an advisory firm focused on precious metals investments. He landed his first job at the International Herald Tribune in Paris, where he discovered his love of writing. Oliver currently publishes commentary on monetary and investment principles in various media outlets. He also publishes articles on gold, interest rates, and the Federal Reserve. He covers these topics in his regular appearances on financial television and radio programs. Today, Oliver is finishing a book on the history of credit bubbles, which reaches back to ancient Greece and beyond.