Gold-Filled Shipwrecks That'll Impress You

4 Gold-Filled Shipwrecks You’ll Want to See to Believe

The sea holds many mysteries. Few of them are as captivating as the final resting places of vessels transporting gold coins, bullion, and bars. Sometimes, enterprising treasure hunters solve one of these mysteries—and the sunken treasure they find is amazing. Here are four gold-filled shipwrecks you need to see to believe! Civil War–Era Shipwreck Gold…

Track Gold Prices with These Five Resources

5 Reliable Resources to Help Track Gold Prices

Some people track team points in their fantasy football leagues. Others carefully note the comings and goings of Washington, D.C., insiders. Almost everyone likes to know which Hollywood movies are big hits—or bigger misses. But you? You like to track gold prices. As interests go, this one is equal parts important and fascinating. Staying on…

100 dollar bill superimposed with the chinese flag with the text "what if china stops buying our debt?"

What If China Stops Buying Our Debt?

The trade war continues to heat up between the world’s two largest economies, making investors and analysts nervous about its effects on an already fragile global economy. As the largest foreign owner of U.S. Treasuries, China arguably holds the biggest trade weapon of them all: its ability to dump significant amounts of U.S. debt. Learn…

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The Gold Recommendations Just Keep Coming

Gold has been making some big headlines lately, and while experts can’t quite figure out if it’s a rally or a realignment—they like what they see.   The yellow metal is up more than 11% in the last 6 months and more than 16% in the last year. But that’s nothing extraordinary for the precious metal. A glance back at the end of the 20th century—which…

unfinded liabilities america's breaking point

Unfunded Liabilities: America’s Breaking Point?

The national debt isn’t the only number that should worry you. With over $124 trillion in unfunded liabilities, the U.S. government has a huge problem that shows no signs of slowing down. The combined unfunded liabilities of Social Security and Medicare alone are more than $50 trillion, posing a serious risk to millions of retirees.…