Compare Gold and Silver Prices

Compare Gold and Silver Prices

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Posts that appear in the Reference category contain lists, tables and charts related to silver, gold, precious metals, sound money, etc.


Hand of God and Adam

Here is a small, but important, list of educational resources that I consume daily and recommend to everyone who wants to be in the know about matters of economics, freedom and sound money. Lew Rockwell Show – Lew Rockwell is probably my favorite advocate of liberty. He is anti-war, anti-state, pro-market, and the founder of…

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24 Karat Gold Jewelry

When making jewelry, gold is mixed with other metals to strengthen the piece and create more durable jewelry. We use the term, karats, to specify the amount of gold in the jewelry.  A higher karat means higher gold content, higher purity and higher value. Karat can also be spelled with a C in other countries…

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Gold and Silver Brokers

Problem I don’t have a lot of money, so my PM strategy thus far has been to save for long periods of time, then buy silver or gold in bulk in one shot to save on premiums and shipping. The downside of this strategy has been that I don’t buy as often as I would…

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Delivery Delays and Stock Shortages

Sold Out

The recent drop in gold and silver prices has caused a spike in demand, which has emptied the shelves and caused delays for many precious metal dealers. Below is a table of current (April 2, 2013) messages regarding delays shortages.  I commend the dealers who state which items are out of stock or delayed, so…

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Gold & Silver Legal Tender Legislation Status by State


According to Article 1 Section 10 of the Constitution No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts; pass any Bill of Attainder, ex post facto Law, or…

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Everything You Know Is Wrong

Weird Al Yankovic

We are bombarded by a constant stream of propaganda and talking points every day.  They are taught in the schools, repeated in all media, and parroted by the masses.  You can’t even enjoy a sitcom on TV without being re-educated by government-approved talking points.  You probably  argue against these points (fallacies, lies, myths) frequently, and…

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