Posts tagged 'Economy'


Where Does the Price of Gold Go From Here?

July 30, 2020

With the recent rise in precious metals prices to record levels in Dollar terms. Where does the price of gold go from here?


Money Creation Inflates Gold

July 16, 2020

On the surface it may sound encouraging to cash-strapped Americans that more currency is being created on their behalf. 


The Golden Safety Net

May 19, 2020
But why Gold? Why would an individual or government want to hold Gold as a safety net for troubled times? You cannot eat Gold, in the same way you cannot eat currency, nor a stack of Treasury Bills. But Gold can help make sure you can eat later. Or in the case of government, can help ensure you can purchase whatever goods and services your populace may need later.

Thoughts on the U.S. Presidential Election and Precious Metals Prices

February 21, 2020
As 2020 progresses, the anticipation of a possible change in the U.S. Presidency will have an increasing effect on precious metals prices.

The Cost of Waiting

February 5, 2020
In the economic recesses of my mind, I recall a lecture by a university economics professor about “opportunity cost”.  There is a cost to purchasing and owning something that goes beyond the purchase price. 

Anybody Seen Our Missing $21 Trillion?

March 18, 2019
Most of us are familiar with the $22 Trillion national debt that politicians of all stripes talk about, and which we mentioned earlier here.

Rising Debt Ceiling Raises Gold

February 8, 2019
While many Americans are counting the days until spring training begins for baseball season, a more ominous season is already upon us.

New Tariffs, Same Woes

September 19, 2018
In response to China's‚ unfair trade practices, Trump continued his trade war with China, slapping on a 3rd wave of tariffs, an additional 10%.

Are You Recession-Proof? Protect Your Wealth with Gold.

August 31, 2018
If you share the same sentiments as many economic watchdogs that are seeing signs of an upcoming recession, what can you do to protect your investments?

We Are Living in a Gold-Friendly World

April 5, 2018
Perhaps the tariff and trade issue came to the surface when it did, as a response to the Chinese oil contract going live.