1-866-646-8465

1-866-646-8465

About the U.S. Money Reserve Team
U.S. Mint Director Edmund C. Moy

Edmund C. Moy

Senior IRA Strategist

Edmund C. Moy collaborates with U.S. Money Reserve as Senior IRA Strategist. A recipient of the Alexander Hamilton Medal for public service, awarded to him by then-Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson, Jr., Moy served as the 38th Director of the United States Mint (2006–2011). Among many accomplishments during his tenure, Moy oversaw one of the largest increases in volume of precious metals output in Mint history, as Americans turned to safe-haven assets in the wake of the Great Recession. Prior to his time at the U.S. Mint, Moy served in both the George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush administrations, joining the latter in the White House as Special Assistant to the President for Presidential Personnel. A published author in the realm of precious metals, Moy offers decades of strategist experience and market knowledge.

Safe-Haven Assets: Stable Value Funds vs. Gold

Safe-Haven Assets: Stable Value Funds vs. Gold

Recently, I read an article by MarketWatch that reports stable value funds as today’s most popular asset to include in a 401(k), despite what MarketWatch calls the “complex risks” involved. As the article puts it, these funds are both “widely seen as a safe haven” and...

Is a Market Crash Coming? What the Bond Market Is Telling Us.

Is a Market Crash Coming? What the Bond Market Is Telling Us.

There have been recent discussions about the sell-off of U.S. bonds and what the bond market is telling us about the potential of a major crash ahead for the American economy. Is this business as usual? Is it a sign that the bottom is about to drop out? Or is it...

Can You Over-Diversify a Portfolio?

Can You Over-Diversify a Portfolio?

When you diversify your portfolio, you help lower its overall risk exposure by allocating funds among various asset classes. Diversification avoids relying too much on the performance of a single asset class, helping you weather economic uncertainty and grow your...

What Are the Different Asset Classes?

What Are the Different Asset Classes?

Understanding the different asset classes is essential to achieving portfolio diversification—a must-have for long-term portfolio performance and something I’ve witnessed the need for firsthand. As the son of immigrants, I grew up watching my parents pursue the...

9 Things You May Want to Do One Year Before Retirement

9 Things You May Want to Do One Year Before Retirement

A realization struck me on my birthday last year: I was one year away from the traditional retirement age of 65. I didn’t feel like I was almost old enough to retire, and with two young daughters I don’t think I’ll be retiring anytime soon—but it got me thinking about...

Can I Combine Multiple 401(k) Accounts?

Can I Combine Multiple 401(k) Accounts?

In their working life, the typical baby boomer has held 12 jobs from age 18 to 54, according to a U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics study. Those 12 jobs translate to potentially a dozen 401(k) retirement accounts. I can speak from personal experience—I still maintain...

Can an IRA Account Be Gifted?

Can an IRA Account Be Gifted?

One of the most important reasons we work to grow our wealth is to leave something behind for our loved ones. For my parents, this was not an option. They were entrepreneurs and immigrants who were not aware of all their savings and retirement options. Thankfully, I...

7 Perspectives on the Best Ways to Grow Money for Retirement

7 Perspectives on the Best Ways to Grow Money for Retirement

There is no one-size-fits-all method for growing a retirement portfolio. Everyone, myself included, experiences their own unique financial situation and path to retirement. Others may choose to never retire. It’s for these reasons that retirement portfolios often...