Gold Bullion and Gold Coin Investment Rises 9 Percent in Q1 2017

Gold Bullion and Gold Coin Investment Rises 9 Percent in Q1 2017

According to The Gold Demand Trends Q1 2017 Report, published by The World Gold Council, global gold demand in the first quarter of 2017 fell by 18% compared to 2016. It is important to note that 2016 was a record year and gold investors should be encouraged by the news that gold bullion and gold […]

US Banks Are Financial WMD’s

The term “financial WMDs” (Weapons of Mass Destruction) may seem exaggerated at first. But all you have to do is think back to 2008 and recall how the global economy was on the brink of total collapse as a result of these risky financial instruments. To save the US economy from full-scale decimation, the government […]

Colored Bitcoin, Gold’s Substitute?

Investors across the globe have invested nearly $57 BILLION into cryptocurrencies Among the 100 cryptocurrencies that make up this total market capitalization, Bitcoin, the most popular of these alternative currencies, makes up roughly 50% of this entire volume (over $28 billion). Bitcoin’s market cap is so large that if it were a country, it would […]

Gold Taxes Ending in Arizona

Arizona legislators actually get it! Gold and silver coins constitute “sound money.” And Arizona’s bill, HB 2014, headed to Governor Doug Ducey to be signed into law, affirms this realization. Upon its signing, Arizona will end capital gains taxation for those who make a profit from exchanging gold and silver coins for US Dollars. Why […]

Are Your Investments Ready for Retirement?

The Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies is a great resource for understanding the average American workers attitude toward retirement. Over 4,000 workers, US residents age 18 and older and working for a full or part time for-profit, answered a 25-minute online survey to study “50 Indicators of Retirement Readiness.” Below are key results from this year’s […]