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Gold Is Money: Central Bank Actions Send Investors a Clear Message

| February 13, 2013 | Articles: General

Germany recently announced its plan to bring home part of its massive gold reserves. While Germany’s announcement is no longer front-page news, it is important to consider the reasons behind this move, and the message being sent to investors by central banks around the globe – gold is money. So fasten your seatbelt, this around-the-world tour is about to begin.

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Silver Is Probably The Best Asset In The World

| February 11, 2013 | Articles: General

The newest “Thunder Road Report” appeared today. In this latest edition, titled “Silver: right now (probably) the best asset in the world” the author focuses on silver and its prospects. In his forecast he writes that silver could reach a new all-time high by July / August 2013.

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Goldwatcher – More Sunshine, Less Stormy Weather

| February 10, 2013 | Articles: General
Goldwatcher – More Sunshine, Less Stormy Weather

During a recent presentation at the World Money Show, Frank Holmes gave the presentation “Goldwatcher – More Sunshine, Less Stormy Weather.” Frank Holmes runs several funds including a precious metals, natural resources and emerging markets funds. This articles shows a selection of interesting insights from the presentation.

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Claudio Grass: Debt Is The Biggest Issue

| February 8, 2013 | Articles: General
Claudio Grass: Debt Is The Biggest Issue

This article represents an interview of Claudio Grass, managing director at Global Gold Switzerland, conducted by Incrementum Advisors AG. Claudio Grass explains why and how people should protect with precious metals. Interestingly, he brings his own story about how he “stumbled into” precious metals.

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Indian Central Bank Aims To Transfer Massive Physical Gold Into Banking System

| February 6, 2013 | Articles: General
Indian Central Bank Aims To Transfer Massive Physical Gold Into Banking System

India has traditionally been the largest consumer and importer of gold. Some 20,000 tonnes of gold is held by households currently. The Reserve Bank of India aims to profit from the existing gold holdings and new imports in an attempt to decrease the country’s current account deficits. In the most recent report, RBI details their approach and reveals their only interest is to create profits from the massive citizens’ physical gold demand.

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Silver Is The Element Of Change – New Educational Video

| February 5, 2013 | Articles: General

The Silver Institute published today the following short but highly educational video about silver. They explain why it is the element of change. Silver is one of the most widely used and indispensable precious metals in modern society. Throughout history silver has played a key role in many of civilizations’ greatest advancements. It is the element of change.

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GOLDVIEW: Germany’s Gold & Mining Industry Updates

| February 2, 2013 | Articles: General

GOLDVIEW is one of the publications of the European Gold Centre. The editor is Henk J. Krasenberg who has been following the precious metals and miners for a couple of decades. In this article we summarize some highlights from the latest edition of GOLDVIEW.

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Peter Schiff & Doug Casey About Gold, Dollar Collapse & US Fed

| February 1, 2013 | Articles: General

In a recent interview, Doug Casey talks with Peter Schiff about his expectations of the gold price and the future of the dollar. They discuss the role of the central bank(s) in today’s debt crisis and conclude that the Fed is trapped. They end with some tips on where individuals and investors can go to with their money.

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January US Gold & Silver Eagle Sales Into Perspective

| January 30, 2013 | Articles: General
January US Gold & Silver Eagle Sales Into Perspective

The sales of US Silver Eagles, as reported by the US Mint, have skyrocketed in the month of January. Truly, the spike is exceptional for silver, but there is a significant difference with the Gold coin sales. We would like to put these figures into perspective, in order to add some value to this news event.

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The Truth About Gold Price Predictions & Market Forecasts

| January 28, 2013 | Articles: General
The Truth About Gold Price Predictions & Market Forecasts

The truth about forecasts and predictions is what this article is about. Listening to it can save you (a lot of) money in the future. It appears from a new research that market predictions have only been accurate in 48 percent of the time. So everyone better thinks twice before being influenced by whoever (expert, guru or analyst).

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Official US Gold Audit – 12 Days Left To Sign The Petition

| January 27, 2013 | Articles: General
Official US Gold Audit – 12 Days Left To Sign The Petition

As reported earlier on this site, an official petition was launched on the website of the White House to have the US vaults audited. If there is one thing kept secret, then it is the amount of gold held by the US central bank. 25,000 signatures are needed by February 08, 2013 to validate the petition. The number of signatures currently is 6,600.

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Yen Gold All-Time High Driven By Monetary Stimulus

| January 26, 2013 | Articles: General
Yen Gold All-Time High Driven By Monetary Stimulus

The recent decision of the Japanese to inflate their economic growth is not an isolated decision. Japan is a closed market but they are not operating in a vacuum. The “unintended consequences” of their decision could reach to a global scale. In particular, the currency devaluation which is the result of the inflationary policy, is not exactly the type of outcome that the other economic powerhouses wished for. This brings the global currency war front stage globally.

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Truth About Money, Prosperity, Freedom: Today’s Top 10 News Stories

| January 26, 2013 | Articles: General

NEW: a daily selection of ten top stories on the web related to our core vision. Each story falls in one of the categories: the truth about money and banking, the debt crisis, resistance of people to see the truth, gold’s prospects, gold fundamentals. Visit this page on a daily basis to keep track with what exactly is going on in the world and learn about the truth (no half truths, no manipulated facts that mainstream media like to sell).

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Infographic Explains Bright Outlook For Palladium & Platinum – by Sprott

| January 23, 2013 | Articles: General
Infographic Explains Bright Outlook For Palladium & Platinum – by Sprott

Platinum and palladium are the less shiny precious metals. With most attention going to gold and silver, the PGM’s are less understood. This infographic shows some facts that everyone with an interest or involvement in precious metals should know about.

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