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Market Update: Gold hits 2012 high

October 7, 2012 4:58 pm Published by

Fueled by continued chatter surrounding the indefinite duration of QE3 and the nearing "fiscal cliff", gold reached fresh 2012 highs last week, nearly hitting $1,800 before settling at $1,784. All metals were up for the week, and we continue to see calls across the board for precious metals to continue their upward trends.

Market Update: Mounting evidence 2013 will be 2008 all over again

February 23, 2013 5:23 pm Published by

Peter Schiff was right in 2007. While many of the other "experts" were feverishly telling you to buy stocks, Schiff was one of the few predicting disaster for 2008. This track record alone should have been reason enough to believe him last year when he first predicted a second financial crisis for 2013. But if you carried some skepticism with the new forecast, there's simply no denying the latest evidence of the stars aligning.

Declare your independence! (from the dollar, stocks, the “herd”…)

July 7, 2013 4:03 pm Published by

Our nation's spirit of independence, first embodied by our forefathers, won't endure on its own. Today, with politicians and the media alike trying to dictate the narrative that is in their own best interest, we must constantly live up to our independent ways. For us at Birch Gold Group, this is especially true when it comes to protecting your savings. Given all of the investment options available to you, rarely do we see those in the mainstream media give precious metals fair consideration. So for this month, in the spirit of America's Independence Day, we encourage you to declare your independence from what some would like us to rely on. What can you declare your independence from?

3 Signs that a Perfect Storm is Brewing for Gold as a Safe Haven

July 14, 2013 5:47 pm Published by

Gold and silver appear poised to rebound from their recent correction. Unfortunately, however, the near-term geopolitical outlook for the U.S. and the world isn't as bright, with some potential storm clouds gathering in the coming months. In fact, we see three key signs that a perfect storm is forming for gold and silver, a storm that will further cement the status of physical precious metals as an unparalleled safeguard for your savings. Find out what those signs are in this week's Market Update...

Another disturbing week for retirees, with potential for dangerous precedent

July 21, 2013 4:21 pm Published by

After a decade that has seen retirement savings rise and fall, retirees were hit with more bad news this week: Detroit has filed for bankruptcy, and proposes that it pay out a mere 10% in what it owes in pensions. What kind of dangerous precedent might this set for others with retirement savings? Find out in this week's Market Update.

10 Reasons Gold & Silver are Conspiring for a September Surge

September 2, 2013 6:56 pm Published by

Ever since their brief correction from April to June, gold and silver have been on a tear. Last Wednesday, gold reached a 3-month high, and silver hit a 4-month high. Think it's too late to get started now? Think again. As we enter September, in this week's Market Update we look at ten reasons why gold and silver are conspiring to climb even higher in the coming months.

This is the one logical outcome to the Fed’s “seed of deception”

September 23, 2013 9:10 am Published by

Despite assertions to the contrary, the Fed's surprise announcement to continue Quantitative Easing at current levels indicates that the economy isn't nearly as robust as they've led the public to believe. Given these moves, we look at what assets will perform well in the long run.