Front and back of the 2000 Sacajawea gold one dollar coin

Diehl on NPR: The Golden Dollar Coin

Under Philip Diehl’s direction, the U.S. Mint has literally changed the face of American money: Last year the Mint introduced the 50 States Quarters program, and this year brought the Sacagawea dollar coin. Officially named the Golden Dollar, the new coin features the likeness of Sacagawea, the young Shoshone woman who served as guide and…

Dozens of fine gold bars, each with a net weight of 1000 grams

Why Now Is a Great Time to Buy Gold

After being bearish on gold prices during 2013 and 2014, I became mildly bullish on the precious metal in February of this year. With gold at $1,200 an ounce, I wrote an article discussing three reasons why I believed gold prices would bottom in 2015, and thus why I believe gold was an attractive long-term…