The Benefits Of A Gold IRA

The new American baby boomers are lucky to have many options to secure their IRAs, and their retirement lives. The US is faced with a big (the biggest, so far) number of retirees due this year and the next few years. Retirement is a golden opportunity for many because it is when they can get hold of the money they ...

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All that Glitters – Investing in Gold

Perhaps one of the most recognizable precious commodities in existence,  gold  has long been a treasured element in the eyes of the people.  Gold  is the treasure which sent explorers crossing the Atlantic centuries ago. In fact, until the mid 20th century, most countries used a fixed amount of  gold  to determine the value of their currency. The United States ...

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The Case For Gold

 Gold . Everyone’s talking about it, and a lot of people are investing in  gold  and  gold  stocks. Even  gold  penny stocks are doing well. But is  gold  really a golden opportunity? I think it is, and here’s why. You have countries like India and Sri Lanka and China buying  gold  from the IMF like it is going out of style ...

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History of Gold As a Super Commodity

For eons,  gold  has been used as jewelry, for greatly valued ornaments, in religious art, and it is often associated with God as in the case of ancient Israel’s Most Holy, the Aztecan Pyramids that were covered in  gold , and the golden temples of India.  Gold  and silver were used in sun and moon worship by many ancient cultures. For ...

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Gold – Take Stock – Doth it Slumber Or Awaken?

What is the one thing you’ve known about ever since you were a child that is heavy, buried in the earth, rare, and worth a lot of money? There is something about gold that from one generation to the next for centuries gets passed on, recognized, and ingrained in the psyche of the populace as being extremely valuable. It has ...

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Gold ETF – An Inflation Hedge Or in a Bubble?

Commodity ETFs (exchange traded funds) are made up predominantly of things derived or cultivated from the Earth. These include energies, such as oil and natural gas, agriculture, which includes crops and livestock, and metals, like silver and  gold . Commodity ETFs are also made up of currency exchange traded funds. An exchange traded fund is similar to a mutual fund with ...

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Gold – A Wise Investment Opportunity

The price of gold has reached heights never imagined but predictions offered by gold experts and top investors is that value will keep climbing, making this a top investment opportunity. Experts consider gold to be one of the best investment opportunities of all time. Due to a dramatic increase in value, gold has quickly become a favorite addition to any ...

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Gold Hitting New Record Highs Again

On Tuesday after yet another set of bad news from The U.S,  gold  broke through the $1300/oz barrier and stabilised at $1310/oz.  Gold  seems to move a lot more in Dollars than in Euros or Sterling which suggests that it might be overbought in Dollars. This might be good news for Sterling investors since if the British government decides to ...

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