The 1933 US Double Eagle gold coin was recorded for selling at an all-time high of $18.4m (£13.4m)!
For those looking for inflation protection, precious metals exceeded the inflation rate for a year, some by a great deal.
About the only thing that is worth less today than it was a year ago is the dollar itself.
The silver shortage noted in this statement is offered as the reason for delays the Mint foresees for several of its upcoming silver product releases.
In a statement sent yesterday, the U.S. Mint has clarified the silver shortage it has experienced.
Gold finished up 8% in May, for the best monthly performance since July last year, on inflation concerns.
It continues to be a great time to build a precious metals (physical metals) position for the years ahead.
Bitcoin (and cryptocurrency in general) seems to do everything except hold its value. If anything, it has proven to be a store of volatility.
Gold American buffalo 1oz $50 coin history and other interesting facts about this beloved coin.
Due to Basel III and the #SilverSqueeze movement, physical investment demand for silver has risen beyond industrial demand for the first time in recent memory.