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6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold

6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold

Gold has always been a smart, long term investment for investors. It hasn’t been until the housing bubble crushed the stock market and volatility started to become a daily occurrence when owning gold has become a common thing. But smart investors own gold. And for good reason. In fact, in this post, I highlight 6 […]

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Gold Prices: Are Big Sales A Sign Of Manipulation?

| January 30, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gold Prices: Are Big Sales A Sign Of Manipulation?

Gold prices tumbled Friday following some large sales starting at noon.  Periodically you’ll hear people questioning if the gold market is manipulated; the answer can be almost anything you want.  In this case, this Gold Enthusiast smells a bit of a rat.  At the time the US Dollar was flat, which fundamentally means gold price should […]

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Combining Bitcoin With Gold

| November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
Combining Bitcoin With Gold

The Bitcoin system has the great virtue of securely sending value directly from stranger to stranger. It is open to anyone, anywhere in the world. The sender does not need to trust the recipient, nor any bank or other institution, to accurately record the transfer. The Bitcoin “blockchain” provides a readily consulted online public ledger […]

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World Powers Are Stockpiling Gold

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
World Powers Are Stockpiling Gold

Last week, I talked about my husband’s adventure in the emergency room with his collapsed lung. Let me say that it’s not an experience I would wish on anyone. But as doctors and nurses were rushing about preparing the chest tube and snapping X-rays, there was one person who I wasn’t worried about in this chaos. […]

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Gold Will Be Priceless By 2020

Gold Will Be Priceless By 2020

Over the next few years as debt, currencies, and countries start to fall apart, individuals will be looking to place their money where it will hold its value and buying power during times of extreme uncertainty. If you eliminate fiat currencies, which are created out of this air and are nothing more than a credit, […]

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3 Safe Haven Dividend Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Safe Haven Dividend Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio

It might be time to trim some of the more risky stocks in your portfolio and start buying some stock “insurance”. Consider these three stocks that would do very well if the market declines.  Gold has long been the go-to safe haven investment during times of uncertainty. Things are looking quite uncertain right now. Insurance […]

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Why Gold Isn’t Rallying After Trump’s Win

Why Gold Isn’t Rallying After Trump’s Win

Even though the markets haven’t behaved logically of late, it would have seemed a slam dunk for gold to rise if Donald Trump won. After all, we faced uncertainty around his policies, rising inflation from infrastructure spending, and higher expected growth rates. But instead, gold has headed back down more sharply. It had its initial […]

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Major Factors That Influence Gold Prices

| November 10, 2016 | 0 Comments
Major Factors That Influence Gold Prices

Gold is a strong part of our economy, and we need to know more about it. The price of gold fluctuates, and many factors have to intervene for this to happen every day. We are going to talk a little bit about these factors so you can become a better investor down the road. Factors […]

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$23,000 Gold?

| October 11, 2016 | 0 Comments
$23,000 Gold?

As Hurricane Matthew batters the East Coast, I want to extend my deepest concern to all who might be in harm’s way. Please take every precaution, look out for one another and listen to your local officials. There’s no other way to say it: Gold had a bad week. On Tuesday alone, the yellow metal […]

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Price Of Gold: Do Imports By China Or India Really Matter?

Price Of Gold: Do Imports By China Or India Really Matter?

They Will Never Get It… We and many others have made a valiant effort over the years to explain what actually moves the gold market (as examples see e.g. our article “Misconceptions About Gold”, or Robert Blumen’s excellent essay “Misunderstanding Gold Demand”). Sometimes it is a bit frustrating when we realize it has probably all […]

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