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Do You Trust Politicians Or Do You Protect Your Hard Earned Wealth?

| October 29, 2013 | Category: Investing
Do You Trust Politicians Or Do You Protect Your Hard Earned Wealth?

You can choose to trust these politicians and central bankers to do the right thing or alternatively, you can choose to take action yourself to protect your hard earned wealth buy owing physical gold. You only have yourself to rely on. Not the system. Not the government. And, for sure, you certainly cannot trust the bankers.

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How Gold ETF Demand Could Lift The Gold Price Dramatically Higher

How Gold ETF Demand Could Lift The Gold Price Dramatically Higher

Most commentators focus on the gold exodus in GLD. Although that observation is correct, it is only half of the story. The missing part is that the gold is not gone; it merely moves from West to East. THAT is the key reason why a resumption of the gold bull market could result in violent price reactions to the upside. The physical gold could be gone when the Western demand returns. That will possibly become the inflection point where the physical market will take over control of the gold price. Negative GOFO rates could be early signs of this process.

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Gold Investors Weekly Review – October 25th

Gold Investors Weekly Review – October 25th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com nicely summarizes for gold investors this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market. The price of the yellow metal recovered from past week’s losses. Gold closed the week at $1,350.80 which is $34.55 per ounce higher (2.6%). The NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index went 7.94% higher.

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Silver Is At A Powerful Technical Launchpad

| October 26, 2013 | Category: Investing
Silver Is At A Powerful Technical Launchpad

After plummeting a brutal 39% in the first half of 2013, silver naturally remains deeply out of favor today. Investors don’t want to touch it with a ten-foot pole, convinced silver will soon roll over to plumb ugly new depths. Investors as a herd always hit peak bearishness after exceptionally-large selloffs, extrapolating the downtrend continuing indefinitely. But when major lows are witnessed is exactly the wrong time to be bearish. Silver’s bullish price action since late June yet again proves this truth.

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Silver Bull Market Gaining Strength – Mind The 3 Signals

Silver Bull Market Gaining Strength – Mind The 3 Signals

Although the sentiment surrounding the metals is awful in the Western investment community, increasingly silver is showing strength. In this short article, Jeff Clark from Casey Research lays out the signals of strength underpinning the silver market.

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Gold Investors Weekly Review – October 18th

Gold Investors Weekly Review – October 18th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFund.com discusses the strength, weakness, opportunity and threat for gold investors.

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Marc Faber: Gold Between $1200 And $1250 Is Entering A Buying Range

Marc Faber: Gold Between $1200 And $1250 Is Entering A Buying Range

“We have a strong rally form the lows at 1180 to over 1400 and now we are backing off. I think between around 1200 and 1250 it is getting into buying range. The sentiment about gold is very negative, but if you look at everything considered – the monetization of debt, the debt ceiling, which sooner or later will be increased. Both Democrats and Republicans have been big, big spenders because a lot of money flows through the government.”

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Risks Associated With Gold Investing – Keep It Physical Outside A Bank

Risks Associated With Gold Investing – Keep It Physical Outside A Bank

In this short educational video by GoldBroker.com, the risks associated with gold investing are nicely summarized. Although nothing new, it provides a good recap of the do’s and don’ts that gold investors are supposed to know. In sum, the video discusses the necessity of holding precious metals in physical form outside the banking system.

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Gold Market – The Week In Review

Gold Market – The Week In Review

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFund.com discusses the strength, weakness, opportunity and threat in the gold market. We highlight only the elements related to the physical gold market and the gold price.

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John Hathaway: Precious Metals Investing Remains Compelling

John Hathaway: Precious Metals Investing Remains Compelling

The gold market should be preparing a major advance. That type of market reversals, however, require a tolerance for the pain that it takes to be invested at the low. Money on the sideline will be paralyzed and unable to act until metals and share prices have advanced strongly.

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Marc Faber Own 25% Of His Assets In Physical Gold

| September 29, 2013 | Category: Investing
Marc Faber Own 25% Of His Assets In Physical Gold

Faber justifies the share of precious metals in his total portfolio: I recommend an asset allocation of about 25% in equities; 25% in fixed income, securities and cash; 25% in real estate; and 25% in precious metals—gold, silver. I think I have around 25% in gold whereby I don’t value my gold. I have it and it’s my insurance policy. It is important that one day when the so-called shit hits the fan you have access to your gold, that it is not taken away.

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Where Are We In This Gold Bull Run?

| September 28, 2013 | Category: Investing
Where Are We In This Gold Bull Run?

Attractive fundamentals set the stage for a sustainable gold rally between 2000 and 2008. The economic crisis accelerated the rate of price increase between 2008 and 2011. Since 2011 Western investors have mainly sold gold. The prospects for 2013 and later? Gold is transition and becoming Asian-centric and once the fear trade has left, the market is set for a slower rate of growh not dissimilar to the 2000/2008 period.

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4 Common Questions About Gold IRA Investing Options

| September 23, 2013 | Category: Investing
4 Common Questions About Gold IRA Investing Options

As worldwide financial markets continue to struggle, gold IRA investing options are becoming very popular. The problem is that good answers can be scarce online. This article provides four of the most common questions about gold IRA investing options along with answers that are easy to understand.

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The Relationship Between Financial Assets, Time And Gold

| September 23, 2013 | Category: Investing
The Relationship Between Financial Assets, Time And Gold

On a daily basis financial assets and commodities are measurable with the same yardstick which is say US dollars. This measurability in dollars in both cases is misleading and obscures the fact that they are indeed totally different. Their relationship to time is what sets them apart. The idea of duration and the difference between a present good and a financial asset are the most important concepts to understand for people wondering what Gold allocations are all about.

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