FAST & FREE SHIPPING!

Gold

  • What is Gold Used For? Industrial Uses of Gold

    What is Gold? Gold is an expensive precious metal that prohibits its use in industrial applications simply by chance. It is only used when a less expensive substitute cannot be found. Palladium, platinum, and silver are the closest replacement metals for gold but are not a direct substitute. Becaus...
  • Could President Trump Renovate the White House in Gold?

    Most presidents don’t look at the White House as a step down but Donald Trump may look at it as just that. Trump’s three-story penthouse in Manhattan costs 100 million dollars and is decked out in gold and marble. The penthouse was designed by Angelo Donghia and the decor style is called rococ...
  • The Importance of Gold Through History: Sumerian Roots

    Even from the earliest days of recorded history, gold has connoted value. People either used it as currency, hence the Gold Standard, or employed it in the service of the rich and powerful. Ruling classes adorned themselves with gold ornaments to make a point: they were large and in charge. Gol...
  • Five Reasons why Millennials Should Invest in Gold in 2017

    In case you haven’t heard, Millennials aren’t investing. Only 1 in 4 Millennials has any semblance of a stock portfolio, and if they do, many times it’s because they were granted stock - thanks to the tech sector’s startup culture. In many cases, Millennials aren’t too sure what to do wi...
  • Worth Your Weight in Gold?

    The beginning of each New Year is a golden time for gym owners who profit from chronic couch potatoes that have successfully deemed that this is the year they put down the remote and pick up an exercise regimen to lose pounds. For most, the gym is a distant memory by March. Hit television shows li...
  • Rebalancing Your Portfolio Made Easy

    In January most people take stock of their personal and professional lives and strive to do better. Resolutions often are followed in the first few days and weeks of a new year with the best of intentions only to fall back into our normal way of life. Many people do not consider their financial go...
  • Bitcoin: Why Gold is Still the Best Non-Currency Currency

    What if the best performing currency in the world had gained over 150 percent against a healthy U.S. dollar over the last 12 months? Would you be interested? What if this currency was more than a $1,000 and could overtake the price of 1oz of gold soon? Thinking about investing now? The “currency...
  • Gold on the Silver Screen (Infographic)

    Art imitates life … or was it the other way around? Either way, much like in the real world, gold has played an important role in movies (and yes, their literary origins) basically since the start. We were curious how much some of our favorite golden items from Hollywood would be worth in real lif...
  • Gold Bars: Find the Type and Size Best for You

    Gold Bars in History Gold bars have been referenced since ancient times. The earliest type of gold bars were ingots that were produced from pouring molten gold into molds. An ancient-Roman author, Tacitus referenced ingots in Annals, Book XVI, claiming that Bassus knew of large amounts of stored ...
  • The Basics of Buying Gold: 5 Tips for First-Time Investors

    With an awe-inspiring shimmer and undeniable beauty, gold is considered the world’s most stunning and highly valued precious metal. Used as a method to accumulate wealth across the globe for thousands of years, gold is rarer than silver, while being incredibly durable and nearly indestructible. In...

Items 141 to 150 of 232 total