1. smuggling

    Smuggling Gold In India Is Big Business, Here’s The Facts

    Many don't know, but India is the world's largest consumer of gold. Time and time again, people try their luck with smuggling gold out of the country. Back in 2013, there was a high tax or duty introduced to the country. The reason for the new tax hike was in a jurisdiction with the government tryin…Read More

  2. russia gold

    Sanctions Have Russia In The Lead Gold Wise

    Russia was able to beat out China when it comes to being the world’s fifth largest official sector holder of gold. Due to Western sanctions. President Vladimir Putin supports the central bank betting heavy on bullion. Russia's buying went up in 2018 as holdings of U.S. Treasury securities went dow…Read More

  3. Friday

    Friday Saw Gold Rise A Tad

    Friday was a good day for gold, as it was able to hit a one-week high. However, investors were worried about UK and Brexit. Prime Minister Theresa May plan for Brexit ran into a snag after key ministers from her government chose to resign. Also, eurosceptic lawmakers were doing whatever they could t…Read More

  4. rise in gold

    Rise In The Price Of Gold Over The Week

    On Wednesday, we saw a rise in gold prices as the U.S. mid-term was underway. Spot gold prices were up 0.4 percent, coming in at $1,230.68 per ounce. Gold futures we able to climb up 0.5 percent as well. Unfortunately, the dollar index fell over half a percent. Doing so made bullion look better for …Read More

  5. facts

    Facts On Gold And How It Came To Be

    Below are a few facts people may not know when it comes to gold. Though many are interested in the precious metal, they might not know it's origins. Gold is one of if not the first, metal used by humans. The oldest artifacts that are known to be gold come from the Thracian civilization that is is pr…Read More

  6. US Dollar On The Drop As Gold Slowly Climbs Up

    As the US dollar continues to go down from its rally, gold sees it's chance to rise, as it did for the first time in 11 days. Since it's last high Aug. 28, the precious metal has dropped 1.5 percent as the dollar becomes weaker. On Wednesday, the currency fell after trade ties and economic agreement…Read More

  7. gold bar

    Gold Bar Thieves Face Years In Federal Prison

    Two men are currently facing federal charges after stealing a gold bar from a Key West treasure museum. One of the assailants, Richard Johnson, will serve five years in three months in federal prison. The other assailant, Jarred Goldman, will serve three years and four months. In August of 2010, the…Read More

  8. gold nuggets

    Biggest Gold Nuggets Still In Existence

    Gold is found in every country except for Antarctica. Most gold is actually in the Ocean, but it is not easy to mine. Gold is found typically in 2 forms: Vein gold found in quartz Bedrock and nugget gold found floating around in Rivers (also known as placer gold). Large Gold nuggets found have not a…Read More

  9. safe haven

    Safe Haven No More! Gold Prices Continue To Drop

    As a safe haven, gold is supposed to be a place where investors can turn too when things become financially unstable. However, with it being in the middle of a trade war, the precious metal is 10% lower than it's high for 2018. What's the reason for the drop in price? A strong US dollar is to blame.…Read More

  10. gold places

    Gold is everywhere- Neat places you’ll find Gold

    Gold is everywhere! When people think of gold the most commonly known use is in jewelry and coins. You will be surprised how many items contain gold that you use every day. Gold has many industrial and electrical uses. It is found in electronics, televisions, large appliances, calculators, GPS (glob…Read More