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The Importance of Gold: What Would Happen if Gold Disappeared? 

How you view the importance of gold is probably shaped by the role it plays in your life. For many consumers, gold is simply a beautiful yellow metal used for jewelry given on special... Read More »

Going for the Gold: The Olympic Icon

Few symbols of excellence and achievement have moved beyond sports into our everyday lives in a manner comparable to the Olympic Gold Medal. The gleaming yellow metal has always held a most unique... Read More »

How Much Gold Is In The FIFA World Cup™ Trophy?

While there’s no way to calculate the exact number of soccer fans worldwide, one can point to the unrivaled draw of the World Cup as an indication of what is by far the... Read More »
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How Is Gold Formed and Where Does it Come From?

Where does gold come from? Sadly, leprechauns don’t exist, so we won’t be finding any gold pots at the ends of rainbows. Similarly, alchemists never managed to turn base metals into gold. How... Read More »

Top 6 Common Uses For Gold

Gold has been revered in almost all human cultures for as long as civilizations have been able to admire – and use – this precious metal’s unique properties. Gold is extremely malleable, conducts... Read More »

Top 10 Fun Facts About Gold

Most people buy gold strictly for investment purposes, or to have for protection against an economy such as ours incase our dollar collapses. But Gold is not all about investing and protection! Believe... Read More »
 

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Gold

$1,807.12

  -1.86

Silver

$18.68

  -0.05

Platinum

$853

  1.50

Palladium

$1,942.16

  16.50