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The Hidden Risks of Buying Gold ETFs

For some, buying gold exchange traded funds (ETF) can seem like a good deal. You gain some exposure to gold‘s performance, but without having to arrange for receipt or storage of actual gold. How? A gold ETF trades like a stock, generally tracks the price of gold, and aims to replicate the performance of gold.…

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Little-Known Gold Coin Buying Mistakes to Avoid

Every big decision is made up of many tiny decisions. Whether you’re buying a car, opening up a new bank account, selling your home, or securing your future with precious metals, one misstep could cost you valuable time and money. When it comes to this last major financial move, we can help. Learn how you…

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Should I Buy Gold Locally?

Last quarter marked a 30-year high for gold, which is already up 18 percent this year. That kind of growth makes it the best performing major asset of 2016, according to Bloomberg. Recent surges are more than encouraging for gold buyers and holders; historically speaking, gold has maintained a positive return in 12 of the…