Gold could top $2,000 an ounce next year, Barrick Gold Chief Jamie Sokalsky told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” today.
After finding ten 1933 Saint Gauden double eagle coins in their grandfather's safety deposit box, the Langbord family sent them into the Philadelphia mint only to have them confiscated by the government.
It's impossible to use gold as money when it's taxed as a collectible. Does the Constitution implicitly forbid such a tax? I think such a case can be made under Article 1, Section 10:
Are you READY?!!!
...the stars for precious metals seem to be in alignment. So says Peter Schiff, CEO of Europacific Precious Metals.
Here We Go!
The last few days have been 'different'. Equities have relinquished their role as QE-sensitizers as Treasuries and precious metals have taken the reins. Perhaps though, as CNBC's Rick Santelli noted earlier, Gold and Silver are acting as barometers o
Early this morning, gold may have achieved an upside breakout from a key symmetrical triangle formation.
Wish you bought a bunch?
We've written in the past about how gold and silver confiscation might take place if the price becomes intolerably high from the point of view of the power elites that want to remain in control of central banking and fiat money. The chances are sl
The gold audit is a first for the institution and includes drilling into several hundred ingots. It could put the conspiracy theories to rest. For decades, the US government has stashed gold five stories beneath Manhattan in a vault under the Feder
Back in 1947, the US Government released a film titled, "Know your Money". It stated that "Gold and Silver emerged as the most durable,most convenient, and most satisfactory money".
Faced with the prospect of a global collapse in the banking system, the Chancellor took the decision to bail out the banks by dumping Britain’s gold, forcing the price down and allowing the banks to buy back gold at a profit
Japan has found a large deposit of rare earth minerals in its Pacific seabed, enough to supply its hi-tech industries for more than 200 years, a scientist said Friday.
Idaho joins close to ten other states in saying no to fiat currencies and yes to a precious metals backed dollar. The state lawmakers also are supporting an end to the Federal Reserve.
Interesting how China was "advised" on the purchase by Rothschild and UBS. JPMorgan and Goldman Sachs are reported to be in line for a huge windfall.
Wallet Voting began producing Silver Dime [and Quarter] Cards in 2010 to provide a smaller-valued unit to compliment the rise of precious metal barter and to create a convenient educational tool for Austrian School concepts such as...
Things are not what they seem in GLD's vault, and it is revealed that the gold bar featured in CNBC's story on the vault did not even belong to GLD despite assurances of maximum security measures. Is there some re-hypothecation going on here?
The Moneylith has arrived and is well on its way to transforming the silver economy. This clever video demonstrates the Moneylith in action in a creative take resembling 2001: A Space Odyssey.
Gold And Silver Blast Off
Here are pictures from a discovery made in March. The bar passed a hand-held xrf scan which showed 99.98% pure AU. The tungsten was only discovered when the bar was physically cut in half.
Southern Europe's debtor states must pledge their gold reserves and national treasure as collateral under 2.3 trillion euro stabilisation plan gaining momentum in Germany. The German scheme -- know as the European Redemption Pact -- offers a form of
US manufacturers have attacked plans by JPMorgan Chase to launch an exchange-traded fund backed by physical copper, arguing that the product would “grossly and artificially inflate prices” and “wreak havoc on the US and global economy”.
The end of America's current monetary system is certain, and it is approaching fast. The only question is what will replace it?
With his new study,Final Settlement: Gold as the Monetary Cosmos' Sun," appended here, our good friend the Netherlands economist Jaco Schipper of MarketUpdate.nl today adds substantially to the growing documentation of the Western central bank gold
Manipulative Gold ‘Fat Finger’ Or Algo Trade Worth $1.24 Billion The gold market was briefly shaken by an unusually large early morning sell order, which triggered a brief trading halt in gold futures
What happens after the social dislocation caused by the (partial) system change in 1989 and the related appearance of Western firms who climb into bed with the "new" rulers who have more than a foot in the old world
Gold bugs claim gold is better than cash, so Reuters finance blogger Felix Salmon took to the streets of New York City to try to buy something – anything – using one gram of gold. (April 27, 2012)
By careful when looking to purchase a 'silver' Mexican peso. The Roman emperors did not have enough cash to pay for the expenses of the Empire. They had to pay the bureaucracy, they had to pay for "bread and circuses" for the rowdy Roman populat