What Is Bretton Woods? Learn About the Bretton Woods Conference

What Is Bretton Woods? We Recognize & Explain

The year 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the Bretton Woods Conference, which created the World Bank and its sister institution, the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Learn how the Bretton Woods system affected gold—and what we can learn from it today. Setting World Monetary Policy In July 1944, shortly after D-Day, delegates from 44 nations…

Fascinating Women of Precious Metals

7 Fascinating Women in the World of Precious Metals

Depictions of key historical figures and ideas are among the most intriguing elements in precious metals. Themes of freedom, bravery, and exploration recur in both designs of American and international origin. Another recurring theme is the role that women in history—real and fictional women alike—have played in the story of this great nation. It’s a…

Learn about the Coinage Act of 1965 and how it impacted American coinage and half-dollars

What to Know About the Coinage Act of 1965

In the early 1960s, the U.S. faced a dwindling supply of silver that threatened to elevate the demand of coins such as the dime and quarter—coins that at the time contained actual silver—beyond their face value. The Coinage Act of 1965 aimed to address this shortage. This silver shortage spurred people to hoard significant amounts…

Gold chart surrounded by gold coins and jewelry

10 Gold Facts That Will Floor You

You’ve read all about the power of physical gold as a safe haven, a means of wealth protection, and even a recession-proof asset. As serious as buying gold can be, however, it can also be interesting and fun! Keep these nuggets of gold knowledge in your back pocket to “wow” your friends and family, excel…

24 karat Pearl Harbor Gold Coin, struck from 99.99% pure gold, official legal tender gold bullion coins

Why Buy Pearl Harbor Gold Coins? [VIDEO]

Watch to hear from our resident gold experts on why you should be buying gold and the advantages of U.S. Money Reserve’s exclusive 24-karat Pearl Harbor Gold Coin. Learn about our NEW Pearl Harbor Gold Coins – Video Transcription Disclaimer Narrator: This program is a paid advertisement from US Money Reserve, a company not affiliated…

Reverse and obverse design of Gold American Eagle Coin

Who Designed the Gold American Eagle Coin?

Brilliantly designed and widely revered, the Gold American Eagle Coin is acknowledged as one of the most beautiful gold coins ever struck, in part thanks to two American sculptors. Learn more about these artists, their designs, and how you can incorporate a symbol of American tradition and unity into your gold portfolio today. Designing the…