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Peak Gold – 75% of All Gold Deposits Have Already Been Mined

Peak Gold – 75% of All Gold Deposits Have Already Been Mined

November 27, 2013

The basic law of supply and demand dictates the quantity of goods offered for sale.  If prices are low and goods cannot be sold at a reasonable profit, producers will be unmotivated to increase production.  If prices  increase as demand for a product is soaring

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Financial Repression and QE Guarantee A Bleak Future for Retirees

Financial Repression and QE Guarantee A Bleak Future for Retirees

November 27, 2013

By: GE Christenson A mid 60s woman was chatting with two friends at a Starbucks. I overheard the conversation. It went something like this… “When my husband and I retired, our financial advisor said we had enough

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Gold and Silver Are in Long Term Uptrends

Gold and Silver Are in Long Term Uptrends

November 13, 2013

By: GE Christenson The BIG Perspective: Examine the following “Point & Figure” chart from Ron Rosen. This type of chart plots price on the “y” axis while the “x” axis shows time but without uniform distance between years. The long term trend has been up since 1970 and 2001, while the

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U.S. Mint Silver Bullion Coin Sales Hit Record High

U.S. Mint Silver Bullion Coin Sales Hit Record High

November 13, 2013

As discussed in a previous post, sales of the American Eagle silver bullion

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The Hard Facts About Gold, the Fed, and the U.S. Government

The Hard Facts About Gold, the Fed, and the U.S. Government

November 7, 2013

Let’s back away from the “smaller” questions like: Will the Fed taper or not? Is Obamacare a disaster or just a huge problem? Is the S&P 500 index due for a correction? Is the U.S. economy improving? Why is most of the rest of the world angry with the U.S.? If inflation is so low, why are

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American Silver Eagle Coin Sales On Verge of Record Shattering Year

American Silver Eagle Coin Sales On Verge of Record Shattering Year

November 4, 2013

The American public's love affair with the U.S. Mint American Eagle silver bullion coin continues unabated.   Ever since the financial meltdown of 2008 there has been an explosion in demand for the silver coins.  Average yearly sales of the silver bullion coins have increased by almost 500% since

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U.S. Mint Gold Coin Sales Soar 273% in October

U.S. Mint Gold Coin Sales Soar 273% in October

November 4, 2013

Although sales totals vary from month to month, annual sales of the U.S. Mint American Eagle gold bullion coins are running at triple the levels prior to 2008 when the wheels came off the world financial system and central banks began an orgy of money printing. From 2000 to 2007 the average yearly purchases

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Yellen Will Make Bernanke Look Like an Amateur When It Comes to Printing Money

Yellen Will Make Bernanke Look Like an Amateur When It Comes to Printing Money

October 30, 2013

Axel Merk, Merk Investments Fed Chair nominee Janet Yellen will take over where her predecessor Ben Bernanke leaves off.

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Gold and Silver Are the Answer to Endless Fed Printing

Gold and Silver Are the Answer to Endless Fed Printing

October 30, 2013

By: GE Christenson THE SETUP A century ago bankers created the plan for a U.S. central bank, bought enough votes to get it passed into law, encouraged deficit

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The Top 10 Biggest Gold Producing Countries in the World

The Top 10 Biggest Gold Producing Countries in the World

October 29, 2013

The Perth Mint presents a neat infographic on the world's top 10 gold producing countries. China, which loves gold more than anything, came in as the number one producer with annual output of 370 metric tons. 

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