Gold Standard vs. Fiat Currency vs. Bitcoin

The gold standard is a monetary system where a country’s currency, for example the US dollar, has a value directly linked to gold. During 1871 and 1914, the gold standard was the dominant money system in the world and governments worked pretty well together to keep it ticking along. Under this system, countries agreed to exchange their currencies for a fixed amount of gold and … Continue reading Gold Standard vs. Fiat Currency vs. Bitcoin

$100 of American money burning (engulfed with flames) showing Benjamin Franklin's face appearing on fire on a one hundred dollar bill.

Paper Money is Worthless

An immense change is taking place in global geopolitics. The US dollar has been the worlds reserve currency for 72 years. But since 1971, the dollar and all other national currencies have been floating currencies – pieces of paper that are printed with numbers. They are all intrinsically worthless… …and this system is cracking fast right in front of our eyes. For the past 8 … Continue reading Paper Money is Worthless

Gold coins and silver around the piggy bank.

Protecting Your Future by investing in a Gold IRA

For Millennia, Gold has been a very reliable store of value since it hardly loses its worth in terms of what goods and services it’s value can be exchanged for. Gold is the basis of few countries’ wealth, hence, its demand keeps on rising  regardless of the prevailing economic conditions. Since 1997 when the Tax Payer Relief Act was enacted, individuals have been allowed to … Continue reading Protecting Your Future by investing in a Gold IRA