Bullion, the oldest reliable investment!

Herds of foolish people buy gold when the price is rising fast. Wise individuals buy during corrections.

People behave in curious ways. And human behavior when buying gold is no exception. But before we focus on gold, let’s take a look at when and why people buy just about anything. Look back to the tech bubble of the late 90s. Smart investors jumped in early. Amateur investors kept on buying as technology …

Bullion, the oldest reliable investment!

What the price of gold is telling us: Protect your wealth!

Over the last several months gold prices have been rising steeply, albeit with the occasional correction along the way.   Some experts are now looking at gold as being in a bubble, ready to burst, followed by a dramatic fall in price. In the words of an analyst at Wells Fargo: “We have seen the …

Bullion, the oldest reliable investment!

The Queen’s stockbroker predicts gold at $12,000 an ounce. I hope he’s wrong.

Cazenove is a British stockbroker and investment bank, founded in 1823 by Philip Cazenove. Although the firm won’t confirm or deny its relations to the Royal Family, it is said by many that the company handles investments and wealth management for Queen Elizabeth II.   What has this got to do with gold? Well, Robin …

Bullion, the oldest reliable investment!

Who is buying gold? The Chinese are. And I’m not talking about the Chinese government.

As with any other commodity, the price of gold rises and falls according to supply and demand.   And if you want to see where the demand is right now, look no further than the 1,336,718,000 inhabitants of China. Yes, that’s about one and a third billion people. According to the head of the country’s …

Bullion, the oldest reliable investment!

4 Things to understand about the real price of buying gold bullion coins.

It’s easy to rush into buying one or more gold coins, as a hedge against inflation, geopolitical disaster, or both. But before you part with your money, take a close look at the real cost of the coin or coins you are buying. Here are four things to watch for. 1. Not all gold bullion …

Bullion, the oldest reliable investment!

When the Fed wants more inflation, it’s a good time to buy more gold.

The Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee recently released a statement saying, in part, “policymakers signaled that they’re worried that inflation has fallen too low, with the ‘core’ consumer price index rising year-over-year at a rate of less than 1.0% in recent months, a 44-year low.” Inflation is too low? That’s a novel idea. Those of …