Posted on February 13, 2013
On average, silver rises higher and falls further than gold.
Posted on January 19, 2013
By David Galland Here are some of the lessons I have learned since moving to Cafayate in the Salta province in scenic northwest Argentina. It's my hope that my observations will be of use to you in getting through the …
Posted on January 10, 2013
Some ridiculous claims are made by the characters in the film and we explain how they are wrong.
Posted on December 26, 2012
I'm a huge fan of Rand. She was an original and a genius.
Posted on December 10, 2012
People frequently ask us about investing in platinum, the other precious metal.
Posted on July 18, 2012
The US is not at the beginning of a recovery, according to David Stockman, former Director of the Office of Management and Budget.
Posted on June 3, 2012
On the heels of Fitch's sovereign credit downgrade to A plus (the fifth-highest investment grade), Japan's government debt continues to swell.
Posted on May 31, 2012
The gold standard, under which any holder of paper dollars could redeem them for gold at the US Treasury, is now within the living memory of just a few million Americans, nearly all of whom would be dangerous behind the wheel.
Posted on February 22, 2012
It seems that the mainstream investment community only takes a break from ignoring gold to berate it: one of gold’s most outspoken critics, uber-investor Warren Buffett, did so recently in his latest shareholder letter. The indictments were familiar; gold is an inanimate object “incapable of producing anything,” so any investor holding it instead of stocks is acting out of irrational fear.
Posted on January 3, 2012
December saw several new reports about the earthquake- and tsunami-induced Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster, so we thought it might be useful to assess what these new reports add to our understanding of the tragedy.
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