10 Oct 2013

Government temper tantrums and you

October 10, 2013 Birch Gold

Americans are getting more and more perplexed with each passing day at the growing number of stories demonstrating that this partial government shutdown does not seem to mean less government at all, but more. One example of the increased government presence is from none other than the usually cute and cuddly National Park Service. According... View Article

09 Oct 2013

Today, more investors are choosing to avoid the volatility and risks of the stock market by transferring their 401k into gold. Depending on your situation, this conversion could add a unique level of protection to your retirement savings, and the steps involved are easy. If you are thinking about converting 401k to gold, Birch Gold... View Article

03 Oct 2013

So you can’t visit a national park right now without hopping a barricade. Some 800,000 “non-essential” federal employees will be off the job for the time being, and over 1 million federal workers might have delayed paychecks. There will be delays at the Veterans Administration, which is otherwise so prompt to serve those who served... View Article

01 Oct 2013

Reasons to Convert Your IRA to Gold

October 1, 2013 Birch Gold

Utilizing an IRA as an investment vehicle is one of the best ways to save for retirement. An IRA’s tax-deferred or tax-free gains allow you to grow your savings until you are ready to start taking distributions in your retirement age.  While most people view stocks and bonds as a major part of their IRA,... View Article

17 Sep 2013

Summers to Obama: Take This Job…

September 17, 2013 Birch Gold

The controversy over who will be the next Federal Reserve Chair just took a surprising turn. Widely considered to be the frontrunner and President Obama’s clear favorite for the job, Larry Summers has withdrawn his name from consideration in a shock move Sunday. How may the fallout affect the markets? Read our take.