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22 Feb 2021
Bank of America Anticipates $2,000 Gold in 2021
Stacks of gold bars at the Argor-Heraeus plant in Mendrisio, Switzerland. Bangkok Post

Excess liquidity amid historic stimulus, as well as the unsustainability of ballooning sovereign debt, are key factors supporting gold's price in 2021. Furthermore, the analyst team found two traditional sources of gold demand expected to start buying again this year. See who'll be driving gold prices higher in 2021…

19 Feb 2021
Yellen Challenges Powell's Unlimited Control of the Markets
Source: Federal Reserve

Sitting atop an all-time high cash pile of $7.5 trillion, Jerome Powell never expected to sell off Fed assets. But Janet Yellen disagrees, and her forced downsizing will flood the markets with a tsunami of cash…

17 Feb 2021

Today's retirement savers face unanticipated challenges. Social Security's future looks dire. Near-zero interest rates punish savers. Unexpected expenses may bite deep into IRA balances. Though there are many challenges ahead, you can still take steps to protect your own golden years…

10 Feb 2021
Fed's Near-Zero Rates Might Sound Good, But...

Low interest rates are essentially a hidden-in-plain-sight tax on savers. Many of the assets retirement savers have relied on for decades, including Treasury bonds, CDs, annuities, money market accounts, even the humble savings account, cannot preserve your purchasing power any more. So you have a choice…

08 Feb 2021

U.S. Mint Sold Out of Gold & Silver Coins

February 8, 2021 Birch Gold

It's like 2020 all over again… The U.S. Mint has rationed distribution of gold, silver and even platinum coins on unexpectedly heavy demand. After seeing 258% sales growth over last year, amid an ongoing supply shortage, both the U.S. Mint and precious metals retailers were already behind before the recent surge in silver. Here's why the U.S. Mint can't...

05 Feb 2021
The U.S. Dollar Could Be Nearing Its End Game

Down 10% in the last year and 25% from 2002, the dollar's value spirals ever downward. We examine alternatives to the U.S. dollar to preserve your savings, and identify those that have withstood the test of time...