Category Archives: Economy

My considerations about where the economy is headed, why it’s headed that way, and how one might deal with it.

Glossary for Investing in Precious Metals

Bullion – The word bullion technically refers to gold and silver formed into bars or coins to be specifically held for investment or as a store of value.  In the context of my discussion of precious metals, I have extended … Continue reading

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The Case for Precious Metals as a Store of Value against Hyperinflation

Storage of Value, Not Necessarily an Investment Facing hyperinflation, what would one do with one’s money to save it’s value?  Fifty years ago the cost of a gallon of gas was 25¢, yet today it’s $2.50 to $4.00.  Food has … Continue reading

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Source of the Current Economic Scene

The best explanation I have heard for the recent economic crash has come from Peter Schiff, investment adviser and Senate candidate in Connecticut.  I will have to look back at his videos on YouTube to find it and to be … Continue reading

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