Thursday, October 20th, 2016 MST

America the Beautiful 5-oz silver coins mid-January, maybe

One US Mint Authorized Purchaser has put up a website where, hopefully, the sets can be ordered online mid-January.  The site is  It is not yet functioning, and the exact date of it becoming functional is not known at this time.  I encourage potential buyers to bookmark the site and to check back frequently. 

Even asset managers fear gold confiscation

The issue of gold confiscation has long been the primary scare tactic behind the sale of overpriced collectible and numismatic coins. So pervasive has the fear become that even asset managers who control billions of dollars fear confiscation—according to’s top story for 2010.

The story, posted June 10, 2010 on’s site became the site’s “top story,” which probably means the article received the most hits of all the articles posted on the site in 2010. The question remains: Is the fear valid or has the story been told so many times that it has taken on a life of its own?

Book Review: What Has Government Done to Our Money?

In the United States we currently have a stated policy by the Federal Reserve to create higher levels of inflation while artificially lowering interest rates.  This is a policy devastating to savers and those attempting to live off of the proceeds of their capital. How did we arrive at the point where a government created

America the Beautiful turns ugly

Despite next to no publicity, the US Mint’s America the Beautiful 5-oz coin series turned into highly sought after items when the Mint announced their release. Unfortunately, the situation quickly turned ugly.

Originally, plans were for the coins to be sold through the same distribution channels as the Mint’s Gold Eagles and Silver Eagles, and CMI Gold & Silver Inc. expected to handle the coins. However, demand was so great that the Authorized Purchasers doubled prices.

15 Most Impenetrable Bank Vaults

Even Ethan Hunt couldn’t crack these… Bank heists are extremely difficult to pull off, no matter what Hollywood might have us believe. Some vaults are so secure that robbers have heart attacks even thinking about breaking in. With that in mind, check out these 15 Most Impenetrable Bank Vaults from recent history and see to

Book Review: Economics in One Lesson

A basic understanding of economics is vitally important to the task of safeguarding ones wealth – particularly in the current environment. If you’ve spent any amount of time listening to the mainstream economists with all of their hand-waving arguments, circular logic and incorrect forecasts you would certainly be excused for arriving at the complete opposite

Bill Haynes interviewed by Phoenix Fox 10 News

For years the airwaves have been full of telemarketer ads that proclaim the virtues of investing in gold.  And, because of gold’s performance over the last ten years and because of the ongoing global financial crisis and because the ads continue to run daily in huge numbers, it is logical to conclude that the telemarketers’

Ron Paul at The Phoenician

When it comes to economics, Ron Paul is the most economically informed member of Congress. When Fed Head Ben Bernanke makes his reports to Congress, how he must dread going head-to-head with this mild-mannered but dogged Congressman with the embarrassing questions.

Friday, November 19, Arizona’s Campaign for Liberty will hold a fund-raising reception with Ron Paul at The Phoenician. CMIGS clients in the Phoenix area are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to talk with the world’s most famous US Congressman.

Have Asian buyers checkmated silver shorts?

Eric King of blogged that his sources say Asian buyers effectively have checkmated the silver shorts. No doubt about it, there is a major battle going on in the silver markets. Volumes are at record highs, and volatility is extreme.

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