Archive for the 'About Gold and Silver' Category

New Record for Gold!(again)

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

Gold hits record as Fed signal sinks dollar   Gold surged to a record high at $1,367.65 an ounce on Wednesday and silver to a 30-year peak after the Federal Reserve signalled the U.S. economy may need extra stimulus, which hit the dollar. Photograph by: World Gold Trust Services, Reuters LONDON — Gold surged to […]

Follow the money…

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

So what are rich people doing with their wealth to protect it in these tough times? Buying real money with it! Super-Rich Investors Buy Gold by Ton – ABC News GENEVA (Reuters) – The world’s wealthiest people have responded to economic worries by buying gold by the bar — and sometimes by the ton — […]

Silver vs. Stocks

Friday, October 1st, 2010

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Higher education fund buys gold over economic worries

Monday, July 19th, 2010

So Texas University is buying gold to protect their assets. How about you? Click above to shop for gold and silver. Jitters have investment fund for UT, A&M buying gold | Business | – Houston Chronicle Higher education fund buys gold over economic worries By R.G. RATCLIFFE and JEANNIE KEVER Copyright 2010 Houston Chronicle […]

Merril Lynch on Silver and Gold prices

Monday, July 19th, 2010

Merrill Lynch forecasts further upside for gold, silver prices for 2010-2012 Merrill Lynch upgrades gold and silver price forecasts, based on investor demand, central bank buying, and inflationary risks. Author: Dorothy Kosich Posted: Tuesday , 22 Jun 2010 RENO, NV – Merrill Lynch metals analysts maintain gold will hit a US$1,500 per ounce target by the […]

Gold for Dummies

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

Mike Ruppert’s latest free post on his weblog is very interesting. If you feel this is “tin foil hat” stuff, that’s fine. I don’t and buying gold and silver over the last 5 years has treated me very well. People have thought I was crazy, and I may well be, but so far I haven’t […]

A Modern Day Gold Rush

Monday, July 12th, 2010

This is from Business Week, about the increasing popularity of gold. In my opinion this also extends to silver, since “Gold is the money of kings; silver is the money of gentlemen; barter is the money of peasants; but debt is the money of slaves.” and our current money system is based on debt, not […]

The Sheldon Scale of Coin Grading

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

This is the scale the ANACS and the other grading companies use to grade coins. Please note that Numis Network only deals in coins rated MS70. The Sheldon grading scale Perfect uncirculated MS70 Superb gem uncirculated MS69 MS68 MS67 MS66 Gem uncirculated MS65 MS64 Choice uncirculated MS63 MS62 Uncirculated MS61 MS60 Choice about uncirculated AU58 […]

Our Flawed Monetary System and Gold and Silver

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

I’ve said in an earlier post that our money is created as debt. That may be hard to believe, but the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago created a booklet to explain the process called Modern Money Mechanics. In that booklet they explain the history of the goldsmiths turning into bankers like this: It started with […]

Peak Gold

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

This post appeared on The Oil Drum back in November of last year. While gold extraction has dipped in the past, it never has during the run up in the gold price we’ve had in the last decade (from $300 to $1200!). This is one reason to put your money in gold, so that the […]

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