Jun 23, 2022
Trying to figure out why the gold price rises and falls can sometimes feel like an exercise in futility. What it all comes down to ultimately is the interplay between supply and demand.
Jun 16, 2022
After the events of the past week, markets are finally starting to realize two things. First, the Federal Reserve hasn't done enough yet to curb inflation. Second, the Fed's attempts to curb inflation should have started a long time ago.
Jun 9, 2022
For thousands of years, gold was money. Whether it took the form of coins used for transacting business, or bars used as stores of wealth, gold was the ultimate monetary asset.
Jun 2, 2022
We live in a world today that is awash in money. The total M3 money supply in the United States is nearing $22 trillion. The national debt is over $30 trillion. The Federal Reserve's balance sheet is more than $9 trillion.
May 26, 2022
Just a few months ago, it seemed that everyone thought the U.S. economy was on fire. Markets were doing well, unemployment was low, and the real risk we were told was an overheating economy. But now we realize that isn't actually the case.
May 19, 2022
With all the headlines talking about how high inflation is, there's a crisis brewing under the surface that is going largely unnoticed: the debt bubble. This debt bubble is perhaps the largest in history, one that is growing every day.
May 5, 2022
In an encouraging sign that rising gold prices haven't dented gold demand, total demand for gold rose 34% in the first quarter of 2022 to 1,234 tons, the highest level since the fourth quarter of 2018.
Apr 29, 2022
If you're someone who owns or invests in precious metals like gold and silver, you've probably learned to become a patient person. On the one hand, investing in precious metals very often requires a long-term mindset that just isn't present in certain forms of stock.