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Explosive movement in the price of Bitcoin has led to chatter that the cryptocurrency is a store of value that may rival gold. While Bitcoin is a new-age alternative to fiat currencies, the fact is...

Explaining Mercury Dimes requires looking at the coin’s design, history, and range of values. In the simplest terms, Mercury Dimes are small coins produced beginning in 1916—when several American...

Six weeks into 2021, the U.S. dollar was showing signs of stability after having been crushed in 2020. But, according to one of Wall Street’s most respected international economists, the dollar’s...

A changing investment landscape may present new opportunity for long-term gold investors. Investment market thinking through mid-February in 2021 has been dominated not so much by the COVID-19...

After driving GameStop stock from 19 up to a high of 380, a band of online trading activists harnessed Reddit’s “WallStreetBets” forum to trigger aggressive buying of silver. Over a three-day...

As sales of silver coins and bullion surged in early February, the U.S. Mint announced it would be forced to continue limiting its allocation of silver bullion coins to authorized...

While the gold price frequently fluctuates, if you're looking at gold as another way to expand your portfolio, it’s a strong option for most.  The price of gold fluctuates based on a...

On January 23, 2020, China locked down the city of Wuhan, where the novel coronavirus is widely believed to have originated. Eventually, nearly all of the province of Hubei, home to 56 million...

Sales of U.S. Mint-issued gold bullion coins soared more than five-fold in 2020, reaching their highest level in four years. American Eagle gold coin sales totaled 844,000 ounces across...

When the Federal Reserve Board recognized the threat COVID-19 posed to the economy it moved aggressively last March to slash short-term interest rates to near-zero and pump dollars into the banking...

After a powerful performance in 2020, analysts are split on whether gold can continue to soar. It’s widely anticipated that the global economy will see a recovery in 2021.  Tens of...

The heavily hyped cryptocurrency Bitcoin crashed on January 10th and 11th, following a precipitous climb during the first week of the year. Bitcoin lost more than ¼ of its value, from its high of...