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Summertime Sizzle for Gold and Silver

July 15th, 2020

Summer doldrums? Not for precious metals markets! In early July, gold and silver each broke out to fresh multi-year highs. The yellow metal is within striking distance of new all-time highs and the headlineworthy figure of $2,000/oz.… Keep Reading

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Coin Shortage Ramps Up War on Cash

July 13th, 2020

Many retail businesses including grocery stores and fast food restaurants have been wrangling with a national coin shortage. Some are posting notices informing customers that they will need to pay in exact change or use alternative payment methods such as… Keep Reading

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Rep. Mooney Seeks to Audit Gold Intervention, Ban Federal Tax on Precious Metals

July 13th, 2020

Surreptitious intervention in the gold market by the U.S. government is the target of legislation introduced in the House of Representatives by Rep. Alex X. Mooney, R-West Virginia.… Keep Reading

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Silver & Gold BREAKOUT Above Important Technical Levels

July 9th, 2020

Today, both silver and gold broke above important technical levels. The gold price hasn’t been this high since September 2011 when it peaked at $1,923 during that month. Silver finally pushed through the critical $18.50 level and closed at $19.16, accor… Keep Reading


The Simon-Ehrlich Bet Did Not Settle the Question

July 9th, 2020

Is everyone familiar with the bet between Julian Simon and Paul Ehrlich? Ehrlich wrote a book titled The Population Bomb. He held a pessimistic view of the future, in which population growth would outstrip resources (essentially the same as Thomas Malthus… Keep Reading

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The #1 Question for Beginners in Precious Metals

July 6th, 2020

More new people may have made their first purchase of physical gold or silver in the past 4 months than in any four-month period in history. This sort of data isn’t reported and tracked. But if our experience as one of the nation’s largest precious me… Keep Reading

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What Do The Charts Now Say About Gold & Silver?

July 2nd, 2020

What a difference in the gold and silver prices since yesterday, eh? On the last day of trading in June, both gold and silver hit important technical levels. Gold closed at $1,800, and silver closed at $18.64. And, during early Asian trading, both metals … Keep Reading

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These Are the Times That Call for Gold

July 1st, 2020

As third quarter trading kicks off following a tumultuous first half of the year, investors are hoping for an auspicious July.… Keep Reading

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National Precious Metals Dealer Offers Gold-Backed Sound Money Scholarships to Deserving Students

June 30th, 2020

Money Metals Exchange has joined with the Sound Money Defense League to offer the Sound Money Scholarship -- the first gold-backed scholarship of the modern era.… Keep Reading

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How the Fed Gets Away with Ripping Off Ordinary Americans

June 29th, 2020

The Federal Reserve has printed trillions of dollars without generating runaway price inflation through the use of a neat trick.… Keep Reading

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