Gold Investing – The Truth About Investing in Gold

    Published: 06-16-2009
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    Financial Advisor Ric Edelman explains the truth about investing in gold.

    Ric Edelman: In this video series we're talking about investing in gold. Chances are, you've been hearing a lot about gold lately, the price of gold has been hitting new records. Many people are promoting gold to protect against inflation or a weak dollar. But, the truth is that gold is a speculative investment, returns are not guaranteed.

    We will begin this video series by examining the gold rush that took place in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Next, we will examine whether gold really is the best way to protect yourself against inflation or declining dollar. And in our last video, I will show you what may be the best way to own gold.

    With this knowledge, you will be able to separate the hype from the facts when it comes to investing in gold.