The prices for gold and silver are plummeting again.
Gold bullion is down to $1407. Gold American Eagles are at $1479.
Silver bullion is at $23.24. Silver American Eagles are at $27.09.
Don't believe what any of the gold and silver hucksters on TV say, and don't be foolish enough to roll your retirement accounts into precious metals accounts. It is way too volatile. If you had invested in gold at the peak in the early 1980s and held it until today, you would still be losing money in 2013 dollars.
"Democracy is two wolves and a lamb voting on what to have for lunch. Liberty is a well-armed lamb contesting the vote." -- Benjamin Franklin