Fighting the Fed (and the Crooked Banks) by Holding Gold

Fighting the Fed (and the Crooked Banks) by Holding Gold By Clint Siegner Market forecaster Martin Zweig famously warned investors against underestimating the power of the Federal Reserve Bank to control markets. He coined the phrase “Don’t fight the Fed” back in the ’80s. Precious metals investors are wondering if this is still good advice. On one hand, it is pretty hard to argue with that bit of wisdom. The Fed Zweig was referencing had begun taking a more overt role in markets, using interest rates as a tool for…

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Bullion Banks Used Paper Gold and Silver to Restrain Price Advance in 2019

Bullion Banks Used Paper Gold and Silver to Restrain Price Advance in 2019 By Clint Siegner Gold and silver investors buy metals because they are scarce. Precious metals are by nature difficult to find, and hard to produce. Consequently, above ground stocks are limited and valuable, particularly when priced in unlimited fiat currencies. The bankers and government officials behind these fiat currency systems don’t like stable monetary benchmarks such as gold putting their inflation schemes on full display. They absolutely hate that gold works as a refuge. Inflation is a…

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Outlook 2020 (Part 2): Key Fundamentals and Technicals for Precious Metals

Outlook 2020 (Part 2): Key Fundamentals and Technicals for Precious Metals By Stefan Gleason The first part of our 2020 Outlook covered the Big Picture Backdrop for Precious Metals. This second part focuses on the fundamental and technical setup for gold and silver markets. Precious metals markets enter the New Year with some impressive upside momentum. Are gold and silver poised to deliver big gains in 2020? Before answering that question, let’s review the year-end closing prices and yearly gains the metals recorded in 2019: Gold: $1,519 (+18.9%) Silver: $17.91…

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Outlook 2020: The Big Picture Backdrop for Precious Metals

Outlook 2020: The Big Picture Backdrop for Precious Metals By Stefan Gleason The year ahead promises to be an eventful one. It will, of course, be dominated by political headlines leading up to the 2020 election. It could also be a big breakout year for precious metals. In the second part of Money Metals’ 2020 Outlook, we’ll drill down on the fundamental and technical setup for gold and silver… However, in this first part, we’ll set the stage by digging into the macro forces at play in the economy, monetary…

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Signs Swirl All Around Us — Is The Monetary Reset At Hand?

Signs Swirl All Around Us — Is The Monetary Reset At Hand? By Chris Powell For most of this decade owning gold and gold-related investments has required the patience of Job, and the sector is so obscure that it is hard to be sure of anything. But for months now the unusual developments have been piling up so much that it may be possible to regain some optimism. There are indications of a shortage of metal not just at the New York Commodities Exchange, where for months now most contracts…

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Role of Gold and Silver in An Economic Collapse

Role of Gold and Silver in An Economic Collapse By Canadian Prepper In the video below the Canadian Prepper discusses the role of precious metals in surviving economic depressions. Is gold and silver all hype, or is there good reason to invest in these materials? Subscribe to Canadian Prepper’s YouTube channel. Like on Facebook and support at Patreon. Subscribe to Activist Post for truth, peace, and freedom news. Become an Activist Post Patron for as little as $1 per month at Patreon. Follow us on SoMee, Flote, Minds, Twitter, and…

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Sound Money State Index Identifies Friends & Enemies of Precious Metals Investors

Sound Money State Index Identifies Friends & Enemies of Precious Metals Investors Interview with Jp Cortez Welcome to this week’s Market Wrap Podcast, I’m Mike Gleason. Coming up Jp Cortez of the Sound Money Defense League joins us to discuss the latest on the state legislative front when it comes to taxation of gold and silver, an issue that is becoming more and more important for precious metals investors, many of whom are now facing the prospects of having to pay sales tax when they buy precious metals. Jp also…

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Hundreds Of Billions In Gold And Cash Are Quietly Disappearing

Hundreds Of Billions In Gold And Cash Are Quietly Disappearing By Tyler Durden Something strange is going on: at the same time that central banks are injecting $100 billion each month in electronic money to crush volatility and ramp markets, a similar amount in hard physical currency and precious metals is literally disappearing. Take gold: as we reported last week, it was none other than Goldman Sachs which recently laid out the case for gold, saying “gold’s strategic case still strong.” One reason for this is that the same central…

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Wyoming, Texas, Utah Top 2019’s Sound Money Index — Vermont, Arkansas, New Jersey Among the Worst

Wyoming, Texas, Utah Top 2019’s Sound Money Index — Vermont, Arkansas, New Jersey Among the Worst Precious Metals Dealer, Sound Money Group Rank the 50 States’ Gold and Silver Policies Charlotte, NC (December 2, 2019) – “Is Your State Destroying Your Money?” asks the Sound Money Defense League and Money Metals Exchange with the release of the 2019 Sound Money Index. The Sound Money Index is the first index of its kind, ranking all 50 states using twelve different criteria to determine which states maintain the most pro- and anti-sound…

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Why You Should “Follow the Money” on The Yellow (and Silver) Brick Road

Why You Should “Follow the Money” on The Yellow (and Silver) Brick Road By David Smith Since the Federal Reserve detached the dollar from the gold standard in 1971, the world’s central bankers – with the Fed leading the charge, have flooded the world with fiat currency to the point of diminishing its purchasing power to shadow status. A common belief during the early decades of the former Soviet Union’s rise after 1917 was that, according to Marxist-Leninist theory, the West and capitalism would either self-destruct, or be “buried” by…

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