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We’ve said it before, and we’ll keep saying it as long as there are people who need the benefit of gold in their savings portfolios and retirement accounts: Gold is historically one of the best hedges against inflation and currency mishaps. Gold serves as an insurance policy against the crashes and collapses that the world […]

The year ends on a high note for equities after a year (years, actually) of being bolstered by Federal Reserve giveaways, a.k.a. Quantitative Easing. This unprecedented level of market interference by the Fed is supposedly being stepped down, or “tapered”, beginning next month as the market tries to figure out what a new normal might […]

Silver American Eagles were the first official silver bullion coins produced by the United States. First released in 1986, they remain one of the most popular options today for those who aim to diversify their portfolios with investments in silver. Whether you’re interested in physical possession of silver, or adding silver to a retirement account, […]

Although we start this week’s Market Update on a down note, stick with us. For on this holiday season, it ends cheery… With the market accepting the latest “official” figures on GDP and unemployment at face value, with most shrugging off last week’s news from the Federal Reserve that it intends to begin tapering Quantitative […]

A “bullion IRA” is often used to describe a retirement account that is backed by precious metal bullion coins from around the world. If you’re concerned about the reliability of paper currency or the volatile stock market – both of which can significantly eat away at your hard-earned retirement savings – then a precious metals […]

As more Americans become wary about keeping their retirement money invested in the stock market, or putting any more faith in the U.S. dollar, many are now looking into gold 401k options. Depending on your unique objectives, investing in gold could provide the security you’re looking for – but it’s important to do a little […]