Bitcoin: Boom or Bust?

No if, ands, or buts: 2017 has been an incredible year for Bitcoin. Starting at $1,100, the cryptocurrency peaked at nearly $20,000 before correcting $13,000 at the end of the year.

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2017 US Mint Bullion Sales Plunge

The 2017 numbers are in: sales of precious metal bullion from the United States Mint are falling.Sales of the American Gold Eagle, one of the world’s most popular gold bullion coins, were 300,500 ounces.

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September 11, 2001

One of the first things I remember about September 11, 2001 was how clear and crisp the morning was.  September is usually the month of transition between the steamy Washington, DC summer and the beautiful temperate fall.  There was noRead More...

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Bitcoin Transactions Are At All Time High

Mainstream media’s coverage has been focusing recently on Bitcoin’s declining price but have ignored the fact that bitcoin transactions have hit an all time high during the same period.

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New Bitcoin and Gold Mining Parallels

CEX.io recently announced the temporary shutdown of their bitcoin mining services because at $320 per bitcoin, it is no longer profitable. Interestingly, the same happened to gold when prices dipped below $1,200.

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