1. Thurs am and USD regains some lost ground, now over 101
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  2. Good Thur Morning! To start we have Gold down 9 to 1202, while Silver is down 31 to 1695. We have Crude up on supply info after a big downswing, +31 to 5221. The USD is back above 101 at 101.12.
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  3. Week of 1/7/2017 Closing prices & Chg Over Last Wk---- Gold $1173.40-- UP 21.70 Silver $16.52-- UP 54 Oil $53.99 -- UP 27 TICS USD $102.21 -- DOWN 7 Based on near term futures contract--- At JMB Current price AGE 2017 $1243.95 (1), SAE $19.53 (20)
  4. Added Heartland Precious Metals out of OK and LA to the map, Added Texas Precious Metals, and Added Provident Metals.

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  1. the_shootist

    the_shootist I self identify as a black '69 Camaro Gold Chaser Site Supporter

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    Hey all,

    I just found this site from a link that a member posted on my local gun owner's site here in Cow Hampshire.

    I'm relatively new to precious metal investing. The purpose of my precious metals investments are as follows:

    My position in PMs is simply an insurance policy. I have no intention of selling back to the market. Only a portion of my overall investments are in PMs and put away 'just in case' as I would never come close to going 'all in'. I could always recover some, most or all of my investment in an emergency but the value (IMHO) would be directly proportionate to the economic and financial landscape at the time. For instance, if the economy and financial markets are doing great, the value of my PM holding would trend down, but theoretically, my 401K's would be trending upwards. If the financial or economic landscape isn't so great, theoretically my PM holdings would trend up and my 401K would suffer. Either way my other PM investment, guns, would be the most stable!

    I'm looking forward to continuing the learning process here from you folks.
     
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    <===Foolsgold Gold Member Gold Chaser Site Supporter ++

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    Welcome you've come to the right place.
     
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    Scorpio Скорпион Founding Member Board Elder Site Mgr Site Supporter ++

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    nice to have ya around,

    best of luck
     
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    Goldhedge Modal Operator/Moderator Site Mgr Site Supporter

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    Welcome to the board...

    Mentally, that's a really good spot to be in. Insurance, not investments.
     
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    REO 54 Midas Member Midas Member

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    Welcome aboard shootist!
     
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    Cornelius Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    Welcome Shootist. My sentiments as well. Insurance. The only problem I run across, is whether to get more insurance, from time to time.
     
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    gringott Killed then Resurrected Midas Member Site Supporter

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    I'm an insurance addict when it comes to PMs.

    Welcome.
     
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    TAEZZAR LADY JUSTICE ISNT BLIND, SHES JUST AFRAID TO WATCH Midas Member Site Supporter

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    Hello and welcome to the group, we have a lot of info to share.
     
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    solarion Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    Welcome aboard shootist. You're obviously smarter 'n me to think of PMs as insurance straight off. I thought they were good for nothin' but boat anchors when I started out and lost a few hauls to the deep before I smartened up. Live and learn I reckon...
     
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    EO 11110 He Hate Me Mother Lode

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    hey shoot...

    what happened to building 7
     
  11. the_shootist

    the_shootist I self identify as a black '69 Camaro Gold Chaser Site Supporter

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    Why, it was taken down by controlled demolition....I thought everyone knew that! :)
     
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    madhu Silver Member Silver Miner

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    He fits right in here
     
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    historyrepete Silver Member Silver Miner

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  14. the_shootist

    the_shootist I self identify as a black '69 Camaro Gold Chaser Site Supporter

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    Gizmo!!

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    blueice Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    Shootist is the hootist!

    Delighted by your demeanor and presence. So you are from Cow Hempshire.. I maybe moving to Cow York.
     
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    the_shootist I self identify as a black '69 Camaro Gold Chaser Site Supporter

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    Thank you. I try and keep it on the light side whenever possible.

    Good luck on your move. I hear the upper state is nice but the cites aren't so much
     
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