1. How to Wisely Buy Metals for Your Precious Metals IRA

    Gold IRA myths and lies are prevalent throughout the precious metals dealer community for one reason alone - profit margin.  You might easily be hoodwinked if you don't read the following information on "How to Wisely Buy Metals for Your Precious Metals IRA". I actually had the chance to speak to a salesperson at a competing Gold and Silver IRA company.  They advertise on tv and the radio, so th…Read More

  2. Beware of Home Storage IRAs

    Gold and silver prices are edging back up and the unethical tactics in the precious metals industry are in full play.  We have seen unethical precious metals dealers surface repeatedly over the last couple of decades, and recently a number of these firms have begun marketing a potentially disastrous precious metals IRA scheme known as, “Home Storage IRAs”, “Self Storage IRAs” or “Checkb…Read More

  3. Gold IRA Review Scam

    BUYER BEWARE:  GOLD IRA REVIEW SCAM If you Google “gold IRA reviews” you will be flooded with over 35,000 websites that are “reviewing or ranking” gold IRA companies.  Virtually all of these sites are generated as a result of a HIGH compensation affiliate program being sponsored by a precious metals firm(s). Why does that matter?  Because these “reviews” are simply empty shells, gen…Read More

  4. UBS: Give Up on Stocks and Buy Gold This Year

    2015 was a volatile year for the stock markets, and 2016 opened with a near obliteration of Chinese stocks on the first day back. For this reason, technical analysts Michael Riesner and Marc Müller at UBS told clients in a research note on Wednesday morning that they should plough into gold (emphasis ours): Gold has been trading in a cyclical bear market since 2011. In 2016, we expect gold an…Read More

  5. Checklist for Choosing the Best Gold Dealer

    Due Diligence – Reputation: Reputation is key when dealing with and buying from a precious metals dealer. Make sure the firm that you choose to sell your gold and silver to has a great reputation as well.When considering a bullion dealer, you should check sites like Yelp, Yahoo, Google Pages, YellowPages.com, or other local review sites. Before you do business with any dealer, make sure you do a…Read More

  6. How Do People Choose The Precious Metals In Their Gold-Backed IRA?

    We’ve talked before about the four types of metals that are allowed in a precious metals IRA (commonly known as a gold-backed IRA) and the purity that they must have. We also have a great link that allows you to start a new IRA or do a gold IRA rollover with one of our preferred partners. And we’ve talked about how the physical metals aren’t shipped to you but are instead sent to a secured l…Read More

  7. How History And Emotion Play Into The Metals In A Gold-Backed IRA

      There’s more to the worth of something than just how much of it there is. When people pick metals for their gold-backed IRA, they’re bringing with them a lifetime’s-worth of impressions on each...their interest in jewelry, their knowledge of the tech industry, and whether or not their aunt gave them a bar of silver for their 7th birthday. So here we’re going to take a short look at …Read More

  8. Tell Me About The Gold In My Gold-Backed IRA

      Gold. It’s easily the metal most associated with wealth. And while it’s not the most rare metal, it is still the standard of material wealth and the most liquid commodity on earth. But what do you know about gold? Let’s find out a little bit more about what you’ll be investing in It’s history: Gold was probably the first metal that humanity started using. It would certainly stand …Read More

  9. What’s Platinum, And What’s It Doing In My Gold-Backed IRA?

    When you hear “gold-backed IRA” you might think that gold is the only metal legally allowed to be invested as an IRA. Not true. Silver, Palladium, and Platinum are also allowed in a precious metals IRA. So what is platinum, and why is it so precious? Rarity - Platinum is the most rare precious metal you’ve probably heard of (unless you're familiar with rhenium, rhodium, ruthenium, tellurium,…Read More

  10. Gold at Five Year Lows Presents Precious Metals IRA Opportunity!

    This has been by far the busiest month for the precious metals IRA portion of our business.  As a longtime national gold and silver bullion dealer, we have offered precious metals IRAs since our inception.  In the last month, we have helped our clients to open more precious metals IRA accounts than we have in any month since we have been in business. The significant price drop in gold, when 22 t…Read More