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The Ultra Rare Ram’s Horn Gold

Gold | September 9, 2019

Gold is a commodity. This means that one ounce of pure gold found in the U.S. is worth the same as one ounce of pure gold found in Russia. The value is consistent across the globe. This consistency is part of the appeal of gold. It is a fungible, meaning that it doesn’t matter if […]

Will the US Ever Be Able To Pay Its Debt?

Gold | September 5, 2019

When an individual can’t pay the mortgage on their house, the bank takes possession of the home. When a person can’t pay their car loan, the finance company repossesses the car. The U.S. government is racking up more and more debt every month, with a total of $22 trillion of debt owed today. Just like […]

Coveted Mexican Coin Recovered from Shipwreck

Investor Resources | September 3, 2019

If there is one classic Mexican coin that serious U.S. numismatic collectors covet, it’s the Pillar dollar. The 8 Reale, also known as “piece of eight,” is an iconic silver coin which was struck at the Mexico City Mint between 1732 and 1772. Mexican Pillar dollars were minted across South America under Spanish colonial rule. […]

5 Things to Know As Gold Bull Run Unfolds

Gold | August 28, 2019

Have you ever wondered if gold is a good investment? This is for you. 1. Gold is proving its worth as a safe-haven asset.  In today’s world of stepped-up U.S.-China trade tensions, market-moving Tweets, stock market volatility and economic uncertainty, gold is acting exactly as it should – as a safe-haven investment. Investors around the […]

Redesigning Currency with the Flying Eagle Cent

Investor Resources | August 26, 2019

It was the 1850s and the U.S. Mint had a problem. The “large cent,” which was simply a penny, was becoming too expensive to manufacture. The coin was nearly the size of a half dollar and consisted entirely of copper. They needed an alternative. Officials began working on solutions to the prohibitive cost. Some suggested […]