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Monthly Archives: September 2011

Paul Krugman vs. gold

Perhaps you’ve noticed that gold was under attack before the $165 price drop 9/22, 9/23. So what, isn’t gold always under attack by the Establishemnt? What’s particularly interesting is that the most recent attack occurred precisely as the the Swiss National Bank announced the peg of the franc to the euro. What should normally be immensely bullish news for gold, is being held in check. Even the illustrious Paul Krugman has joined the fray with his latest blog piece for The New York Times: Treasuries, TIPS, and Gold (Wonkish).

How to package silver for shipment

Many gold and silver investors sell locally because of the inconvenience of having to package their metals for shipment. In do so, they often leave a lot of money on the table because CMI Gold & Silver Inc. has the strongest bids in the country for gold and silver bullion products. CMIGS has prepared a video slide show on How to Ship Silver. It provides details as to packaging silver (and gold) for shipment.

Is Libyan gold really safe?

“No assets of the Libyan Central Bank have been stolen, gold or otherwise,” declared the bank’s new governor, according to a Reuters dispatch out of Tripoli.  Here’s the dispatch: TRIPOLI (REUTERS) – Libya’s central bank, under control of the country’s new leaders, said on Thursday none of its assets had been stolen and that it