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  • Tokyo 2020 Olympic Medals Created Out of Recycled Precious Metals

    Estimated 3 min read With the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics less than a year away, excitement for the games is quickly mounting. Every two years, the world tunes in to the global sporting event to cheer on their favorite athletes, tout national pride and generally come together as citizens of the w...
  • Top 5 Gold Producing States – Pt. II

    In part two of our series on the Top Five Gold-producing States in the U.S., we’re diving into the stories of how Nevada, Alaska and South Dakota rose to gold stardom. Our post today covers some of the significant mining districts in each state but is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all go...
  • Tariffs and Gold - An Update

    Last March when the probability of tariffs began to look more certain, we discussed what that sometimes can mean for precious metals prices.  Today, as the President announces the end to some tariffs and the beginning of others, we wanted to reflect on what has happened since writing the article me...
  • Gold Mining - Top States/Towns in the U.S.

    While the process of sourcing gold is often referred to simply as “mining,” mining is actually just one piece of the puzzle. As we’ve talked about here and here, the road to obtaining gold is nuanced, involved and often quite costly. Gold production has become big business and needless to sa...
  • The Mintage Process of the 2019 Gold American Buffalo PF70

    The Gold American Buffalo is a true American icon. Revered not only for its artistic legacy and nod to Native American culture, the Buffalo is the first 24-karat gold proof coin ever produced by the United States Mint. While these laudable traits are widely celebrated, what's often overshadowed i...
  • 4 Notable Native American Inspired Coins

    Still reeling from the excitement of last week’s 2019 Gold American Buffalo launch, we wanted to dive deeper into the legacy of Native American culture and the profound impact it has had not only on U.S. coinage but on the cultural heritage of our great nation as a whole. The Gold American Buff...
  • Anybody Seen Our Missing $21 Trillion?

    Has anybody seen our missing $21 Trillion lying around? Most of us are familiar with the $22 Trillion national debt that politicians of all stripes talk about, and which we mentioned earlier here. But many haven’t heard about the other $21 Trillion that has gone missing from federal coffers, curr...
  • 2019 Gold American Eagle Proof or Bullion?

    When choosing between the bullion and proof versions of the Gold American Eagle it is important to consider the production process for bullion and proof coins addition to pricing and market variation differences. Proof coin production is a highly specialized process, and as a result, is labor inte...
  • Rising Debt Ceiling Raises Gold

    While many Americans are counting the days until spring training begins for baseball season, a more ominous season is already upon us.  I am referring to the “debt-ceiling season” quickly approaching, from Washington DC.  Beginning March 2, 2019, the debt ceiling will be reinstated at the then...
  • 3 Gold Coins Honoring African-Americans - Including One You May Not Have Heard Before

    Each February, the United States recognizes, remembers and celebrates the important people and events that have shaped the African-American experience in our country. To commemorate Black History Month this year, we’re celebrating three iconic pieces of American coinage that tout, highlight or o...

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