Gold is often looked at as a store of value, but it's also a highly speculative asset linked to currencies and interest rates.

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How Gold Affects Currencies
Factors affecting gold prices
What Moves Gold Prices?
Store of Value: Definition, How Assets Work, and Examples
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Does It Still Pay to Invest in Gold?
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NYSE Arca Gold BUGS Index
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4 Ways to Buy Gold
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4 Gold Miner ETFs That Pay Dividends
What Countries Have the Largest Gold Reserves?
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How to Buy Gold With Your 401(k)
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Gold Standard: Definition, How It Works, and Example
The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?
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How to Invest in Gold: An Investor’s Guide
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World Gold Council (WGC)
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SPDR Gold Shares ETF
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Why Warren Buffett Doesn't Invest in Gold
Physical Gold vs. GLD, Other ETFs, and ETNs
The Best Strategy for Gold Investors
Gold ETFs vs. Gold Futures: What's the Difference?
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Why Gold Matters: Everything You Need to Know
Using Technical Analysis in Gold Miner ETFs
Double Gold ETF
Double Gold ETF
Gold/Silver Ratio
Round Mountain gold mine -- Big Smokey Valley, Nevada. Owned by Kinross Gold Corporation and Homestake Mining Company.
What Does the Grade of a Gold Mine Refer to?
Digital Gold Currency (DGC)
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Arab League
Investing in Gold
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8 Good Reasons to Own Gold
The Best Ways To Invest In Gold Without Holding It
Vault Receipt
How Precious Metals Like Gold Can Be Arbitraged
Gold Fund
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Gold Certificate: Meaning, Overview, History
Short Gold ETF
What Is a Gold Bug?
Gold Fix
Gold Reserve Act of 1934
Krugerrands accounted for 90% of the world’s gold-coin market in 1980.
Krugerrands: Gold Coins Minted by South Africa
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Why Has Gold Always Been Valuable?
How to Buy Gold Bars
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What Drives the Price of Gold?
Looking for a Vanguard Gold Mutual Fund?
Gold: The Other Currency
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How the Gold Miners Bull 2X (NUGT) ETF Works
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VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)
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When and Why Do Gold Prices Plummet?
What criteria classify a company as a junior gold miner?
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The Most Affordable Way to Buy Gold: Physical Gold or ETFs?
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How Commodities Predict Market Movement