With the total United States debt approaching $20 trillion, the Trump Administration is focusing on possible ways to reduce it to a more manageable level, or even eliminate it altogether.
A number of solutions have been bandied around in Congress for years, with some advocating higher taxes, others calling for shrinking the size of government or cutting programs like Social Security and Medicare.
Economic experts of all persuasions can at least agree that the problem must be addressed soon before the interest on the debt eats up more and more of our tax dollars.
One prominent economist believes the solution may in fact rest right under our feet and be easily attainable. You can find his dramatic proposal on the next page.