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Insights from ‘The Richest Man in Babylon’ Applied To Gold Investing

| July 23, 2015 | Category: Investing
Insights from ‘The Richest Man in Babylon’ Applied To Gold Investing

No currency in the world has been backed by precious metals since the U.S. government “closed the gold window” in the 1970’s. But the gold, silver, and copper used and saved thousands of years ago. As insurance against the unforeseen… As a vehicle for creating a storehouse of enduring value…. As a way to pay yourself first.

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Is Gold a Stupid Pet Rock or a Bedrock Asset?

| July 20, 2015 | Category: Investing
Is Gold a Stupid Pet Rock or a Bedrock Asset?

This isn’t the first time we’ve seen a major disconnect between futures and bullion. Coin prices spiked relative to spot prices in the months following the 2008 financial crisis and a handful of times since spot prices began correcting in 2011. Time will tell if the current pergence is temporary or something more permanent.

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Gold: Investor Sentiment Ultra-Bearish, Perfect Setup For Contrarian Call

Gold: Investor Sentiment Ultra-Bearish, Perfect Setup For Contrarian Call

The investing problem is that almost every investor is looking away from precious metals at this point. As a matter of fact, it is only a handful investors that are turning their attention to the metals. The ongoing sell off is setting up for an extremely interesting buying opportunity as metals and miners are unrealistically priced. So the number of investors that will benefit from this selloff will be, as usualy, very small.

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Weekly Gold Market Review – July 17th

Weekly Gold Market Review – July 17th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com summarizes this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market for gold investors. Gold closed the week at $1,134.47 dwon $29.93 per ounce (2.51%). Gold stocks, as measured by the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index, lost 7.50%. The U.S. Trade-Weighted Dollar Index gained 1.91% for the week.

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Gold And Silver – Without Either, You Will Be Greeced.

Gold And Silver – Without Either, You Will Be Greeced.

The price for gold and silver is being artificially and purposefully suppressed by central bankers. The Western world is falling apart at the fiat financial seams, and those in control will resort to whatever means necessary to remain in control, evidenced by the unending proxy wars and Middle East disruptions started by the US. A Third World War cannot be taken out of the equation as the bankers are scrambling for their greedy lives, stealing as much wealth from people as possible.

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Gold, Silver, Equities: Secular Megaphone Patterns

Gold, Silver, Equities:  Secular Megaphone Patterns

Prices for gold, silver, crude oil, other commodities, and equities are exponentially increasing in the long term. Debt and money supply have increased exponentially and have driven prices much higher. Equities benefit for years and then commodity prices benefit for years. Higher gold, silver, and crude oil prices are coming. Lower prices for bonds and equities are coming.

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Weekly Gold Market Review – July 10th

Weekly Gold Market Review – July 10th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com summarizes this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market for gold investors. Gold closed the week at $1,163.70 dwon $4.78 per ounce (0.41%). Gold stocks, as measured by the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index, lost 4.82%. The U.S. Trade-Weighted Dollar Index gained 0.09% for the week.

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Weekly Gold Market Review – July 3d

Weekly Gold Market Review – July 3d

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com summarizes this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market for gold investors. Gold closed the week at $1,166.20 dwon $9.35 per ounce (0.80%). Gold stocks, as measured by the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index, lost 2.62%. The U.S. Trade-Weighted Dollar Index gained 0.63% for the week.

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The Train Wreck Of 2016 In Financial Markets Is Beginning

The Train Wreck Of 2016 In Financial Markets Is Beginning

Between the delusion of “something for nothing,” and the denial of believing that our financial world was fine yesterday so it must be great tomorrow, lies the clarity of realizing the financial well-being of several billion people is currently threatened. It was the same before the Tech-wreck of 2000 and the financial crisis of 2008. As it was in 2000, is now, and ever shall be …

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Gold Is A Necessary Insurance Against Dysfunctional Governments

Gold Is A Necessary Insurance Against Dysfunctional Governments

Prepare yourself for an imminent financial collapse. That’s why the safest course of action remains not keeping all your eggs in one basket. Instead, you should diversify a portion of your assets to non-paper assets such as gold.

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Gold Up And S&P Down?

Gold Up And S&P Down?

Expect “more of the same” or much higher inflation, perhaps hyperinflation, in our debt based, unbacked, fiat, easily printed, “inflate or die,” Quantitative Easing, digital and paper, divorced from reality, currency world. Expect much higher gold prices.

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Weekly Gold Market Review – June 26th

Weekly Gold Market Review – June 26th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com summarizes this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market for gold investors.

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Precious Metals 3 Choices: Sell, Hold, Hold and Add. A Trading Treatise.

Precious Metals 3 Choices: Sell, Hold, Hold and Add. A Trading Treatise.

What is the trend? Down. Who cares if it looks like a great buy opportunity? Who cares if it is oversold? It does not have to go higher from a certain level. Ask how many thought gold and silver could not go lower three years ago, two years ago, a year ago, a month ago? Anyone buying had the weight of market momentum going against them and the greater likelihood of taking a loss. Was it the market’s fault for those making a bad decision to buy in a down trend?

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Banking Policies Are Becoming Injurious to Your Financial Well-being

| June 25, 2015 | Category: Investing
Banking Policies Are Becoming Injurious to Your Financial Well-being

Immensely powerful central bankers believe that they can safely “fly high” with their monetary policies. But like Icarus, who flew too close to the sun and plunged from the sky when his contraption fell apart, so too do our monetary authorities run the risk of similar demise – and taking the rest of us down with them.

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