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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What Is a Store Of Value?
Does It Still Pay to Invest in Gold?
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4 Ways to Buy Gold
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4 Gold Mining 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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What Is the Gold Standard in Finance?
The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?
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Getting Into The Gold Market
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World Gold Council (WGC)
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SPDR Gold Shares ETF
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Does Warren Buffett invest in gold? Why or why not?
Understanding GLD, UGLD and Other ETF Funds
The Best Strategy for Gold Investors
What's the Difference Between Gold ETFs and Gold Futures?
Why Gold Matters: Everything You Need To Know
Using Technical Analysis in Gold Miner ETFs
Double Gold ETF
What Does Gold/Silver Ratio Mean?
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
How Can I Invest in Gold?
8 Reasons To Own Gold
4 Ways You Can Invest In Gold Without Holding It
What Is a Gold Fund?
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Golde Certificate Definition
What Does Short Gold ETF Mean?
What Does Gold Bug Mean?
Gold Fix Definition
What Is the Gold Reserve Act of 1934?
Krugerrands accounted for 90% of the world’s gold-coin market in 1980.
What Are Krugerrands?
Why Has Gold Always Been Valuable?
How to Buy Gold Bars
What Drives the Price of Gold?
Looking for a Vanguard Gold Mutual Fund?
Gold: The Other Currency
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This Gold ETF Is Fine for Traders, Not Investors
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VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX)
When and Why Do Gold Prices Fall?
What criteria classify a company as a junior gold miner?
The Most Affordable Way to Buy Gold: Physical Gold or ETFs?
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How Commodities Predict Market Movement