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What’s in your IRA?

WHAT’S IN YOUR IRA? In a perfect world, you pay into Social Security your entire working life and your money is waiting when you reach retirement, right? Not so fast. Didn’t you get the memo? This is far from a perfect world and Social Security shortfalls are a concern for all Americans. The Individual Retirement…

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Gold Bars vs. Gold Coins?

You already recognize the important role gold can play in strengthening your portfolio and protecting your wealth. After all, gold “generated better returns in 2016 than 10-year Treasuries and the U.S. dollar, which performed half as well,” acknowledges Frank Holmes, CEO of U.S. Global Investors. But have you ever wondered about different forms of gold?…

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5 Reasons Gold Can Be Good for Your Retirement Plan

Gold continues its strong year by locking in its second month in the green. This recent strength in the gold market points to potential gains for aggressive, entrepreneurial-minded gold owners, but also supports the idea that gold can be used as “wealth insurance” to help you reach long term financial goals. When incorporated into a…