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Connecting Two Worlds with the Panama–Pacific Commemorative Coin

Investor Resources | February 4, 2019

In 1914, America unveiled its greatest engineering marvel, the Panama Canal. In its first year the canal saw more than 1,000 ships pass through its gates. Today, more than 815,000 vessels cross the passage making it one of the seven wonders of the modern world. Years before completing the canal, the U.S. decided to start […]

Gold Miners Are Trading Drills for Deals

Gold | January 28, 2019

It’s getting prohibitively difficult to source gold deposits. Mining companies are learning that the easy-to-access gold is all but gone. Now, finding gold means excessive exploration costs. Even when they make a find the cost of getting the location up to production is exorbitant. Therefore, the mining companies are finding a different way to get […]

The True Cost of the Government Shutdown (and Why It Bolsters the Case for Gold)

Gold | January 24, 2019

It’s not just the 800,000 Federal workers who are hurt from this partial government shutdown, which now scores the dubious honor of being the longest ever in U.S. history. It’s the United States economy too. The partial government shutdown has a spiraling impact on the economy and is hurting economic growth. Real GDP growth is […]

A Coin Honoring A Famous Native American Woman

Investor Resources | January 21, 2019

Every school child in America grew up learning about Sacagawea. She, of course, was a legendary Native American (Lemhi Shoshone) woman who helped Meriwether Lewis and William Clark on their exploratory expedition from North Dakota across the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Ocean and back in 1805-1806. Sacagawea was born in 1788 or 1789 around […]

Precious Metals Are on the Move

Gold | January 17, 2019

The Wall Street pros who said gold would have a good year got it right. For the past six weeks, the price of gold has climbed straight up. In fact, the price of gold recently touched a major level that many traders and investors watch: $1,300 an ounce. Why is this important? The $1,300 level […]