Just as we predicted, spot gold prices surpassed $2,000 an ounce today, hitting a high of $2,022.40 an ounce. And some experts predict $3,000 an ounce could be reached soon.

Why? Volatility in the stock market. Inflationary monetary practices. Bleak economic data. Investors are hedging against uncertainty. And hard.

Should you do the same? Yes, but wisely. Getting into gold has never been riskier.

Watch the video to see why. And find out how you can protect your portfolio with gold—without falling prey to the pitfalls that are especially rampant right now.

Speak with a precious metals advisor at Scottsdale Bullion & Coin for additional guidance and portfolio recommendations. Call 1 (888) 812-9892 now.

An informed investor is a savvy investor.