Why Now is a Great Time for Investing in Platinum

Precious metals have always been a sound investment. This is especially true during downturns in the economy like the current recession has brought on. But while many people might take the opportunity to invest in gold or silver, there’s another precious metal that appears ready to grow in price. Continue reading to find out why […]

What to Know Before Deciding Precious Metals Investing is for You

As far back as history goes, people have wanted gold and silver.  Their desirability comes from their rarity, durability, and the number of items that can be made from each. Until recently, gold or silver could be used to make purchases and pay for services.  When the stock market drops, people tend to favor precious […]

Precious Metals Investing for Retirement

Most investors entering into retirement gradually shift their portfolio from higher risk financial instruments to low risk holdings with more consistent returns. This is because market fluctuations in high-risk investments can be easily overcome during the decades leading up to retirement; however, during retirement a large market setback could have disastrous implications and place a […]

Understanding the Precious Metals Outlook

The banking collapse of 2008 has had major effects on the way people approach their investing strategies. Whereas, in the past, the right mix of stocks and bonds could give a portfolio what seemed to be a sufficient level of diversification, most investors are not quite so comfortable with diversification just within paper investments. The […]