Over the past handful of years, investors have been running for cover, from the collapse of traditional investments in stocks and bonds. Retirement account holders have been hit especially hard, with IRA’s losing over three trillion dollars, since 2001. Consequently, more and more investors have been converting their anemic investments in stocks and bonds into precious metal funds. Diversified investments in gold and silver have benefited household investors for decades, and many financial and economic experts believe that our current global economic crisis, warrants investments, like diversified precious metal funds.
Gold and silver bullion-backed IRA’s are growing exponentially among baby boomers in particular, with diversified investments in one, and ten-ounce gold and silver bars, and 22 Karat gold, and silver bullion coins. Gold and silver American Eagle bullion coins are favorites among patriotic, American investors, who enjoy the added security of taking physical possession of their precious metal funds. These beautiful, bullion coins are also offered in proofs, as their near mirror-like finish, or “relief” is a genuine tribute to modern American minting technology. Most experienced precious metals investors recommend physical possession of at least some of their metal, as they empower investors with economic independence, especially in the event of a financial emergency. Investors in ETF’s, or Exchange Traded Funds, may want to consider diversifying part of their Internet bullion shares into physical metal, as institutional discounts are available to household investors. Readers are encouraged to continue exploring this website, or to contact one of our highly trained precious metal specialists to assist them with their investment needs.