Gold: Is it the answer ?

Posted: August 22, 2013 in Monetary System, Paper money
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Earlier this year the USD price of an ounce of gold had tumbled into official bear market territory, after enjoying an extending bull run for the best part of over a decade. Although it is still high relative to historical standards, the decline in price has prompted the investment community to ponder over its desirability as part of ones portfolio.

Aside from this discourse, the current economic crises has, as often the case in the past, given fuel to the debate about fiat money and its alternatives.

I intend to explore the contrasting views on Gold in future posts

In the meantime, here is a unique website dedicated to real investment in this commodity. Check out the ‘Education Centre’ for informed reading

The Real Asset

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