Gold has been providing protection from economic turmoil for hundreds of years. The ancient Romans and Greeks were lured to gold because of its beauty, but they also knew gold would protect their way of life. During the 1930s gold again protected those who possessed it from the ravages of depression. Today, gold bars have doubled in value in the past five years, and makes for a very attractive investment.
While gold coins offer a convenient method of investing in gold, some prefer gold bars from Monex. Gold has many of the same characteristics of money. Indeed, it is worth more than money and can be used to buy products or services. Gold is easily transported and is accepted the world over. Continue reading