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February2017

Should You Invest in Gold Coins or Gold Bars?

Gold has known to be a great insurance method during economic crisis situations throughout the decades. It has even helped people through complete economic crashes. Gold is a strong assets to own because it is not backed by a third party promise or responsibility. With popular capital asset, such as bonds and bank savings, they rely on the responsibility of said individual to pay and other underlying factors that are not within the actual owners control.

Finding out what type of gold to buy is one of the most asked question to this date. It is not always easy to answer this question as it greatly depends on the individual’s needs. People have quite a hard time deciding what is better for them to invest in, gold coins or gold bars. These two options are completely valid choices to pick from, but very few actually know what the difference is between them. To simplify the process for you, below is a quick explanation of the two:

Gold coins are smaller amounts of gold, but can easily be traded. It is a world wide accepted currency and many are more familiar with the gold coin than the gold bar. The … Read the rest

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