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This Election Day. Vote Gold (and Silver)

Posted by Dirk Watters on

During the primaries and the entire year-and-a-half long election cycle, neither Trump nor Hillary openly said they favor sound money policies, removing legal tender laws, or that they seek to restrain the Fed and its funny money policies. So, one thing is for sure. No matter which of the two “Wanna-Be” kings enter the White House, we get a bitter deal. More government spending, more government debt, and more money funneled to special interest groups. Your hard earned cash and tax dollars wasted. And the dollar and U.S. economy further eroded pulling you down with it. Judge Andrew Napolitano once...

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Junk Silver Help: How Do I Calculate the Value of These Coins?

Posted by Dirk Watters on

For newer owners of precious metals, calculating the value of their "junk silver" holdings can be a bit challenging. We'll show you how to do the math on your ‘Junk Silver’ down to the gram. Junk silver, as you know, is the nickname given to America's dimes, quarters, and half dollars minted before 1964. They're not "junk" at all. They contain 90% pure silver! So how much is a silver dime worth if it's 90% silver? Below are two methods to calculate the bullion, or melt value, of your junk silver (we're not discussing collector coins). Method #1 to calculate the...

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Gold and Silver Storage - Use the 9 Options Below to Protect Your Wealth From Crooks and Other Dangers

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Even though precious metals prices have become more affordable over the last few years, thieves still want to steal it. So, beware. Last year, March, $4.8 million dollars in gold bars were stolen from a semi-truck at gunpoint on a North Carolina highway. The thieves disabled the guards by hiding a can of pepper spray in the truck cab, and rigged it to spray into the cab while the truck was a on secluded part of the highway. What's more, in 2015 the FBI says over $1.4 billion worth of precious metals and jewelry was stolen, with less than 5%...

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Why Gold Could be a Better Investment Than Real Estate Now and Throughout 2017

Posted by Dirk Watters on

Real estate, gold investing, and precious metals have traditionally been the wealthy’s secret to protecting their wealth and purchasing power against the ravages of inflation. Today, gold bullion prices are at a bargain, while real estate prices are near their previous highs. Making gold purchases advantageous. Buy it when it’s on sale. Let’s take a look at real estate for a moment just in case you’re considering it as an investment. The problem with real estate, especially today, is that the barrier to entry is so high that most mere mortals are priced out of the market. It used to...

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Forget About Trump and Hillary, This is the Real Story the Media Isn't Telling You

Posted by Dirk Watters on

While the "Lame"-stream media runs around reporting the newest Trump or Hillary scandal, they quietly ignore the real story endangering your wealth and buying power. The U.S. government debt passed $19.7 trillion dollars. Up over $200 billion dollars since the last days of September. Is the Obama administration desperately trying to reach the $20 trillion mark before the end of its administration? TreasureyDirect.gov This is the real story that should be taking over the headlines. Not who's going to be the next clown to sit in the Oval Office. Your way of life is in danger. The national debt, the...

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