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Secure Wealth and Purchasing Power by Buying and Owning Physical Precious Metals

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Silver Prices are Low – Buy Now?

Been watching the price of silver? Buying silver for storing value has long been a mantra amongst the prepper community. “Junk silver,” coins largely made in 1964 and earlier, has been the primary silver tangible that preppers have advocated buying. Rawles over at Survival Blog talks about it all the time. When financial times get tough (due to inflation), precious metals act as a storage of wealth, their value increases. Inflation goes up, so the dollar has less purchasing power. People (with money to spend … or save as it…

Ways to Buy Silver for Storing Value to Survive Tough Times

The ongoing surge in gold and silver prices has a lot of people looking at precious metals as a way to preserve wealth and earn a return. Preppers like gold and silver for two good reasons. First – gold and silver love bad economic news. When times get tough, people flock to precious metals. If you’re prepping, you’re doing it because you think times are or will be tough. Second – the value is in the metal itself. Compare that to a paper dollar bill where the value is in…