It used to be that if all else failed, you could still hold savings in cash. But what happens when all else IS failing—including your cash?
In 2016, we’ve seen gold flourish as a safe haven for investors fleeing stock market uncertainty, global debt and deflation and the anxiety-induced currency fluctuations kindled by Brexit. All told, the shiny metal has had an impressive run, up almost 25% through yesterday. But during its remarkable climb this year, gold’s record has been spectacularly outpaced by that of its sister metal, silver. The gray metal is up almost 46% during the same period. According to yesterday’s International Business Times, [...]
With seniors controlling a vast portion of U.S. wealth, it’s not surprising criminals are preying on those over fifty. What’s shocking is how they’re doing it, and who else may be targeting you.