Before you trade or invest, it is important to understand what money is, and how the system we live under was created. G Edward Griffin describes this in the video below. At the 7:15 mark he begins the story of what took place at Jekyll Island. 

 

 

Now that you have a better understanding of the origins of the Federal Reserve, let Mike Maloney show you how money is created, and how it works within our monetary system. This simple video breaks down an extremely complicated process.