No. of Recommendations: 3
Gold has never been a good investment, historically. It’s hard to liquidate and it doesn’t grow as well as a diversified portfolio. Unless you’re qualified to test for volume and purity you could be dropping a fortune on gold covered lead bars. Color me unimpressed. Doomsday prophets hawking gold on TV are sharks in search of suckers....

My portfolio is cash, low fee index funds, tax free municipal bonds (tax free! There’s some key words) and good old fashioned investment real estate, a great hedge for inflation and an income generator as people always need a place to live.

I do have some gold. It’s very pretty and hangs around my neck and fingers but I don’t expect it to buy dinner....
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