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Gold – How to make a profit by going against the herd

Humans have been fascinated by gold for thousands of years, by the way it never tarnishes and by its unique color. Sadly, gold is useless in engineering terms, except for plating electrical contacts, to ensure they never tarnish and lose their conductivity. You will find gold plated contacts on good quality hi-fi components. The metal is too soft, with too low a tensile strength to be used for much besides necklaces and rings. As an investment though, gold is a different story altogether. Gold prices fall and […]

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What You Need To Know Before Buying Gold

Gold is the most malleable and ductile metal known to man. There are many choices for the metal used to make jewelry. Going back thru time gold has a special meaning and sometimes symbolic depending on the culture, those who don’t like the look of yellow gold can look at gold that is white. A karat is a measure of the purity of the metal used in the making of jewelry. The next time you look at jewelry make sure you get the karat count and compare […]

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Why Should I Invest In Gold?

Of all the items man has used as currency, gold has far been the most prominent. It doesn’t matter if it is the most valuable, or the rarest. What does matter is that man has chosen this commodity to be a standard as a world yardstick for wealth. As a matter of fact, gold is one of the few metals that is so cherished by so many. Today it’s easy to find the latest price of gold, from the Internet, the financial section in the morning paper, […]

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