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10 Lessons Cyprus Is Teaching The World About Money & Gold – Part Two

The Cypriot case is all over the place, in all types of media. However, it is amazing how the following simple facts remain underexposed. It is one thing to look at the news; it is another thing to look at the learning that comes out of the news. For those who are willing to see, here is what Cyprus is teaching the whole world about money, the debt crisis and gold.

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Micro-documentary: Weimar Hyperinflation 1923 vs USA Today

A short but powerful documentary shows the similarities between the evolution towards the hyperinflationary period in the Weymar Republic in 1923 / 1924, and the USA today. The similarities appear to be striking!

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Newsflash: Wakeup Call From Cyprus To The Rest Of The World

Major news hit the wires on Saturday March 16th. Cyprus, although a very small island in Southern Europe, is the next country to announce a bailout of their banks. European officials and the government in Cyprus worked out a deal in which depositors become part of the bailout: every depositor of a bank in Cyprus will be charged a “one-time fee” of either 6.75% (for deposit less than 100,000 euros) or 9.9% (for deposits exceeding 100,000 euros).  Source: Reuters. More facts related to this crucial event: The rescue package by the EU and IMF is worth 10 billion euros ($13 billion). The government stated that this bailout deal was a […]

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An Introduction To The Sound Principles Of Austrian Economics

The Austrian view on economics – many know it from the surface, but a minority has studied the principles. This article explains the basics and applies it to today’s economy. It appears that the world could avoid a lot of suffering by applying the sound principles of Austrian economics.

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5 Key Principles To Remember When Investing In Physical Gold

n this article, we summarize the key principles for gold investors. It helps focusing on the fundamental reason why they have chosen to own PHYSICAL gold and silver. Especially in times like these, where the media is using every bit of news against the precious metals, where almost all major financial institutions revise their gold forecasts downward, and where the number of statements that the gold bull market has ended is countless.

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Silver & Gold: You Have to LIE!

Silver & Gold: You Have to LIE!

“What’s the plan from the best and brightest of our politicians, economists, and central bankers? Two words: Infinite Borrowing.” It is your choice: Believing “Juncker Moments” or increasing your gold and silver investments? My vote is for gold and silver.

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Gold & Silver: There Is A Time To Get In, And A Time To Get Out

| February 27, 2013 | Articles: Insights

Nobody can make money by listening to noise. People should learn where to get the real signals. If you look at the XAU over gold chart it is lower now that in 2008, but the fundamentals of gold and silver are much better; people can buy gold shares as if gold stood at 600 dollar and silver at 18 dollars an ounce.

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The Truth About The COMEX

| February 25, 2013 | Articles: Insights
The Truth About The COMEX

When you buy gold over COMEX you are not gaining physical ownership of gold. You are basically buying a promise by the short that you can get delivery of gold at specific time in the future. Buying such “paper gold” entails the very real risk of default and therefore we advise against its usage.

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Gold Goes Where The Money Is – From West To East

| February 23, 2013 | Articles: Insights

Gold goes where the money is; it came to the United States between World Wars I and II, and it was transferred to Europe in the post-war period. It then went to Japan and to the Middle East in the 1970s and 1980s and currently it is going to China and also to India.

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The Price Of Gold In The Cold-Gold War

| February 14, 2013 | Articles: Insights
The Price Of Gold In The Cold-Gold War

Today, the West and its bankers are desperately hoping to prevent a hyperinflationary collapse of paper money should confidence in fiat paper money evaporate. Russia and China, however, are preparing for that very day; they are stockpiling gold as fast as they can in anticipation of a coming currency crisis triggered by the West’s increasingly suspect paper money.

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Why Buy Gold & Silver

| February 6, 2013 | Articles: Insights
Why Buy Gold & Silver

This article does an outstanding job in pointing to the fundamental reasons of owning and buying PHYSICAL gold and silver, from a monetary point of view. The fundamentals behind the debt crisis are explained, a matter that remains underexposed in mainstream media and education.

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Truth Seeking: Is The Gold Bull Market Ending?

| February 5, 2013 | Articles: Insights
Truth Seeking: Is The Gold Bull Market Ending?

A couple of days ago, Credit Suisse published their latest gold market analysis. The report called the end of the 12 year bull run. As truthseekers, we owe our readers the true facts and the complete story. This article shows some elements that were not taken into account in the report. It helps people conduct their own research instead of taking reports or predictions as given.

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Own Physical Gold & Silver As Currency Wars Will Destroy Our Money

| February 3, 2013 | Articles: Insights
Own Physical Gold & Silver As Currency Wars Will Destroy Our Money

The global economic scene is focused on additional monetary easing and continuing currency debasement in order to inflate their debts away. This is the only time in history where ALL countries globally are living on a paper based (fiat based) currency system. What we know from history is that every single fiat currency in history has collapsed. Gold is set to rise higher. Precious metals owners should be rewarded with much more than only preservation of purchasing power.

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Lessons From A Successful Investor: Control Your Worst Enemy, Your Emotion

| January 31, 2013 | Articles: Insights

During his latest interview on King World News, Rick Rule explained the most fundamental principles to be a successful investor. He has a proven track of record, as one of the most successful resource investor. The key to success is very simple: control your emotions. But let’s be honest, it is not that simple in reality. Insight 1: “Your expectations for the future are set by your experiences of the immediate past.” Between 2009 and mid 2011, both the metals and the shares have been performing very well. People’s expectations for the future have been influenced by their most recent experiences. People should be looking at the current consolidation period […]

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