Archives for April 2009

Detecting Fake Gold

If you have ever bought a fake gold coin on eBay it can be a heart wrenching experience... let me tell you!  Fortunately, my story has a happy ending (for me at least). After paying to get it certified by one of the big coin graders (PCGS or NGC), (I … [Read more...]

Banks are Still Not Healthy

Are Banks Going Bankrupt?  "NO!", say banks By Olivier Garret, CEO, Casey Research On April 21, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said the “vast majority” of U.S. banks have more capital than needed. “Currently, the vast majority of banks … [Read more...]

Big Gold Miners Need a Minor League

We don't often think about where gold mines come from. But if we did... we'd realize that gold mines don't have infinite supplies of gold and when the gold runs out they need to find a new source of gold...  or go out of business. So where do … [Read more...]

Obama Wants to Control the Banks

In a recent article in the Wall Street Journal Stuart Varney uncovers an apparently ulterior motive for giving the banks "TARP" money and then refusing to allow repayment!  According to the Wall Street Journal article, the Obama administration is … [Read more...]