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Has Bitcoin Found its Bottom Yet?

Bitcoin has been attracting much attention from investors and potential investors over the past few months. Many are wondering whether the cryptocurrency has found its bottom or if there is still room left for a price surge. Given recent developments, several indicators suggest that bitcoin still has much more growth potential. In fact, one key indicator points to a possible price surge as large as 193%. This theory stems from the cryptocurrency’s recent rally above its 200-day moving average. If...
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The History of Bitcoin

  History of Bitcoin itself is relatively new but when you are talking about Bitcoin, there is something deeper you need to consider. The first serious mention of a digital currency occurred in 1982. A computer scientist named David Chaum wanted to create a way to have untraceable payment. Chaum created essays on the topic of digital currency. Chaum even tried to create a digital currency known as DigiCash but it didn’t go anywhere significant as it lacked the ability...
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The Best Places to Buy Gold

  When first deciding where the best place to buy gold is, the investor must first understand their goal behind investing in this precious metal. Is long term appreciation the driving factor, diversification, short term trend, is it so you can bury a little in the back yard so if all hell breaks loose? Is this for a retail taxable account or a retirement tax deferred account? All these factors will affect where the best place to buy gold, and...
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Bill O’Reilly’s Precious Metals

  Bill O’Reilly is not your typical American journalist, he anchored programs for CBS, ABC, FOX, and launched the television program, The O’Reilly Factor in 1996. His on-air persona established a career for him as a news and media anchor, and is considered to be a conservative commentator, while currently Independent, his reputation is known for sticking up for those in need. Known for his unbiased news reports, the show quickly became the best rated cable news show during its...
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What’s Driving October Volatility in the Stock Market?

  October is here and historically we have seen negative performance across the broader markets. October 2018 started no differently with a huge decline across all the market. As of Fridays close all the markets where down off their high’s just over a week ago. Both the S&P500 and the DOW have shed 6% the last week. The NASDAQ down almost 8%, has not seen a similar decline since February. The Tech Sector took the brunt of the selling, and...
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Should You Consider Adding Platinum to Your IRA?

  Platinum IRA’s are a type of portfolio that allows the investor to hold precious metals in their individual retirement accounts also known as IRA. The goal of this article will be to understand the workings of Platinum-IRAs and how they may help diversify a portfolio. Platinum-IRAs are only allowed to hold specific types of Platinum bars or coins. IRS regulations govern the coins and bars, detailing approved assayer/refiners or national government mint manufacturers. Only certain types of precious metals...
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