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It wasn’t supposed to be like this. The favorite was a shoo-in. The bookie had told Tom that he would make enough for a wedding ring for his wife Talia who had waited years  as kids, a mortgage, and other bills had to be paid first. He was determined to buy the small diamond and white pearl…

Regardless of Who Wins the Election, Confidence in Washington DC Is ALREADY Shattered

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By Clint Siegner, Originally Published at Money Metals Exchange It just doesn’t matter much whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump wins the election, at least in terms of gold and silver market fundamentals. That said, the contest itself is signaling something important precious metals investors should be watching intently. This campaign is dragging whatever prestige…

Preparing for Post-Election Social Unrest

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By Stefan Gleason, Originally Published on Money Metals Exchange The 2016 election year is bringing out the worst among some elements of society. From vandalism to physical assaults to large scale race riots to terrorist bombings and mall stabbings, social disorder has become a more prominent feature of life in a polarized America. It’s easy…

How Will the Election Outcome Impact Precious Metals?

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By Clint Siegner, Originally Published at Money Metals Exchange Metals investors wonder what this presidential election will mean for gold and silver markets. Since Nixon closed the gold window in 1971 and the years of price inflation that followed, presidents have largely ignored gold, the Federal Reserve, and other issues related to sound money. Today,…