Let's face the facts: our economy is in desperate straits: millions of people are jobless and even more are having their homes foreclosed on. Yet silver and gold prices are rising. In a time when the dollar is all but worthless and the real estate market is so full of For Sale signs that the value of property is at record lows, there is one reassuring trend - gold prices are still rising. The upward trend in the price of gold and silver comes as no surprise to long term investors and advocates of precious metal investments though. AUTHOR OFFERS ADVICE Three years ago finance expert and bestselling author of Rich Dad, Poor Dad, Robert Kiyosaki, said in his Yahoo! Finance blog, "In the late 1990s, when people were pouring money into the tech and dot-com stocks, my dollars moved into oil, gold, silver, and real estate, when prices were low. Today, because the dollar continues to drop in value, I keep moving my money into those same asset classes." In the three years since he made that statement, gold prices have risen over fifty percent and the trend is showing that the value of silver is following suit, though right now it is in a far more accessible price range than is gold. What better time to begin an investment in silver than now when we aren't even sure if the bank that is supposed to protect our money will even be in business in a few weeks? Though the value of precious metals may fluctuate, silver and gold prices have never been zero and all indicators point toward their value increasing well above the current market rates. INVESTING IN PRECIOUS METALS IS A SAFE ALTERNATIVE Regardless of what may happen with the market I feel better knowing that my family is safer because I chose to protect my savings by making an investment in silver coins. Beginning an investment in silver doesn't have to be as scary as you imagine it to be. There is a great free online booklet called, A Guide to Silver Coin Investing, that can give you a solid understanding of the process as well as the importance of investing in silver now while the market is poised to send the cost of precious metals through the roof. Don't let yourself be one of those folks who look back ten years from now and say "I wish I'd have invested in silver." Invest in it now and prove you are one of the smart ones. Many people are curious about how to protect their money, but often overlook the many benefits of silver coins. Take a look at our Free Guide to get started today.
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