More and more people are beginning to understand the appeal of owning gold and the reasons to purchase gold.
Key among those reasons is simply the ability to have a hedge, an “insurance policy” against market and currency volatility, to protect your assets, not necessarily as an appreciable asset.
Listen to Gold Specialists Will Hart and Jake Kennedy discuss comments about this issue that Fidelity’s Joe Wickwire talked about at the LBMA Precious Metals Conference in Lima, Peru last month:
As they so clearly discuss, paper money historically declines and falls in value but assets, such as physical gold in your personal reserves, maintain their value and do not truly change in value over time. This is exactly why it always has been and always will be smart to buy gold.