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How Much Gold Do Investors Need? Zero Should Suffice

Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 9:56 AM
From the Wall Street Journal
Some investors look to gold as a safe haven. It is one—but only when it wants to be.

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The article argues against gold investing, but it repeated some advice that I've seen in many places:  Don't expect gold to be a good long-term investment. However, if you're worried about government printing presses, a little bit of gold investing won't hurt.
Ken TuminKen Tumin5,471 posts since
Nov 29, 2009
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