Jobs Numbers Disappoint – Another Reason to Invest in Metals

Friday’s jobs numbers came in at a disappointing 142,000 new jobs in September.  The consensus range was in the area of 180-235,000 new jobs. To further complicate this report, non-farm payrolls were expected to bounce back in September after a subpar 173,000 in August, but they didn’t.

Large upward revisions are […]

By |October 5th, 2015|Categories: Invest in Silver|

A History and Explanation of What Fiat Currency Is

Prior to 1913, the U.S. currency was a representative currency called the U.S. Note (USN).  It is called a representative currency because its value was backed by gold and silver. With the Federal Reserve Act of 1913, the Federal Reserve Note (FRN) was created which was also backed by gold and […]

By |September 17th, 2015|Categories: Invest in Gold, Invest in Silver, Precious Metals Investing|

HSBC Predicts 10% Increase in Gold Price by End of 2015

Hong Kong and Singapore Bank (HSBC) predicts gold prices will be up 10% by the end of this year. If their predictions come to pass, the price of gold would be approximately $1225. HSBC Bank bases their prediction on the belief that commentators from Goldman Sachs are wrong to believe […]

By |August 21st, 2015|Categories: Invest in Gold, Invest in Silver|

One of the Rarest Saints in Existence – 1927-S $20 NGC MS64

A couple of otherworldly dates exist in the Saint Gauden’s double eagle series that are classified as virtually uncollectible. The 1933 is certainly one, while the 1927-D is another.  Both of these coins sell for seven figures!

While the 1927-S doesn’t share the same stage as the 1927-D or 1933, it […]

By |August 4th, 2015|Categories: Double Eagles $20.00|

Don’t Get Caught Bottom Fishing

When will the FED raise interest rates? That is the question that dominates investment speculation. Despite not knowing when, hints from investment analysts and FED meeting quotes both point to the fact that the FED will increase interest rates. When that occurs, it will be bearish for the precious metals.

I’d […]

By |July 27th, 2015|Categories: Invest in Gold, Invest in Silver|