Posts On Investment Advice

Don’t Be Fooled

The gold market has come under some selling pressure in recent weeks and can be viewed in one of two ways: First, that the recent rally is failing and that further downside could potentially be seen or, secondly, that the current dip from recent highs is nothing more than back and fill trade and an excellent opportunity to buy gold at a relative discount. Sure, the dollar index has been rebounding a bit and that may be weighing on gold. And yes, stocks remain at... Continue Reading

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Why a Gold IRA?

Many people are not aware of the fact that certain types of gold bullion can be purchased and held within an IRA account. In addition to gold, other metals such as silver, platinum and palladium may also be eligible. Although there are strict eligibility requirements and rules that must be adhered to, buying and holding physical gold in an IRA can have numerous advantages. Here are three reasons why you should consider a gold IRA: Potential tax savings: Funds invested in an IRA may potentially... Continue Reading

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Look Out Below

The next major market downturn could make the market meltdown of 2008 and 2009 seem like a walk in the park. There are numerous potential issues that could fuel a major sell-off in stocks and risk assets, and declines well into the double digits are a distinct possibility. Gold is often referred to as a type of portfolio insurance, and now may be the ideal time to consider adding this key asset class to your portfolio. Before you shrug off the notion of owning hard... Continue Reading

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Is Gold the Ultimate Wealth Attractor?

In a recent interview with Kitco.com, Rich Dad Poor Dad author Robert Kiyosaki suggested that if you want $100,000, you need to get gold. The world-renowned author stated “If I want $10,000 a month, I hold $10,000 in gold; gold is an attractor and people need to understand that if you buy more gold, your income goes up.” That is a pretty profound statement for sure. The law of attraction is very powerful-and what better way to build your wealth than starting with a solid... Continue Reading

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Are You Really Diversified?

Diversification is word that is commonly used in investment circles but is also commonly misunderstood. The definition of diversification may mean something completely different from one investor to the next. What if we told you that some investors really believe that owning a bunch of stocks along with some bonds means they are well-diversified? What if we told you that an investor thinks he is well-diversified because he owns 10 or 15 different oil company stocks? How about owning 10 or 15 mining company stocks?... Continue Reading

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No Excuses

Acquiring physical gold, silver and other precious metals has never been easier than it is today. In fact, all you have to do to begin investing in these key precious metals is pick up the phone. The question may be: Why haven’t you done so already? We believe there is a very strong case for physical precious metals ownership in the modern day economic and geopolitical climate. We further believe that given the history of fiat currencies, one would be foolish not to have a... Continue Reading

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