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In today’s mad world that seems to be increasingly “on fire with risk”, clients come to us to learn how they can safeguard their savings. In a special contribution to Birch Gold Group, one former financial pro offers his opinion on the key to success. See what he has to say right here.

In case you missed any news action in the world of gold, we’ve got you covered. Each week we curate and deliver the latest and most relevant stories and trends about gold, precious metals, and the overall economy. Our top three favorites this week: Switzerland may go back on the gold standard, worried Scottish investors buy gold as a safe haven, and Iranians store more gold in their homes than the central bank. Find all the facts here.

First came FATCA. Now the U.S. government is again sticking its nose in the business of other nations – flouting international law in the process – and there are signs that the world has had enough of our bullying ways. As countries band together to work outside of the dollar altogether, what does that mean for the U.S.? More importantly, what does that mean for ANY of us? It’s important to understand the ramifications, and we break it down for you here.

In the face of an increasing number of sanctions from the U.S., Russia is becoming more and more defiant. They’ve already threatened the dollar’s reserve currency status, but now an advisor to President Vladimir Putin has explicitly proposed an “anti-dollar alliance”. Could this latest strategy to challenge the dollar’s might actually succeed? We give you the facts right here.