Showing results for tag "precious-metals"

Crossing Borders with Gold and Silver Coins

Are governments clamping down on your right to travel with gold and silver coins?

In Defense of Hard Money: A True Story

The real reason gold and silver have been recognized as the best long-term stores of wealth for millennia.

Now’s the Time to Buy Elon Musk’s Favorite Metal

Musk said that he wants to add 33% more of this metal to each Tesla vehicle battery. The move reduces manufacturing costs overall for its batteries—but creates a huge new source of demand for the commodity. Every company I talk to is following Musk’s lead.

Buy Element #23

The electric vehicle is not the only transformational technology that’s bursting onto the scene. Energy storage is too. This story is just as big and just as ripe with investment potential. A few months ago, for example, Saudi Arabia announced plans to build the biggest-ever solar project, with 200 gigawatts of generating capacity. “The project […]

Keeping Wealth Safe

Since before the days of currencies, people have sought to keep their wealth safe – to store it where it wouldn’t be stolen from others

How Inflation Destroys Civilization

Yesterday I told you about the unstoppable trend towards more socialism in the US. I think inflation is the primary factor driving this trend. Americans feel squeezed because the cost of rent, medical insurance, and tuition, as well as other basic living expenses, is rising much faster than their wages. This creates very real problems […]