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A Small Coin with Huge Historical Significance

Investor Resources | March 13, 2019

The United States of America was still in its infancy in the early 1790’s.  The Founding Fathers signed the Constitution just a few years before in 1787 and many landmark events that shaped the country we are today occurred in the years that followed. Up until this time, American colonists were forced to use European […]

One of the Most Influential Factors Driving Gold Demand

Gold | March 11, 2019

When we think of demand, we think of supply. The two factors are inextricably linked. However, focusing only on supply when analyzing gold demand ignores part of the picture. There is another, less frequently discussed factor in play: income. Rising incomes, especially in developing countries, will amplify gold consumption. This connection is especially true in […]

The Chinese Gold Rush of 2019

Gold | March 4, 2019

It’s a town in China you may have never heard of. Beigao, a town of roughly 100,000 people in the Putian municipal area, the city’s main street boasts 20 gold shops. Yes. 20 gold shops in a town of 100,000 Chinese citizens. It’s no surprise. Economic advances in China in recent decades opened the door […]

20 Top Analysts Forecast Gold above $1,400 in 2019

Gold | February 25, 2019

How high could gold climb in 2019? Twenty of the world’s most esteemed precious metals analysts projected a high above $1,400 an ounce for gold in the Forecast 2019 survey published by the London Bullion Market Association. The LBMA, which is a standards setting body for the precious metals industry, polled 30 analysts for its […]

This One Simple Tip Can Make You a Better Investor

Investing | February 20, 2019

In real estate, the mantra for successful investing is “location, location, location.” In financial markets, the mantra is “diversify, diversify, diversify.” What is portfolio diversification exactly? It’s as simple as not putting all your eggs in one basket. Diversification is a proven strategy During the 2008–2009 bear market, many investments lost value at the same […]