The United States came off the gold standard, backing the national currency decades ago. The government now backs the American dollar instead of gold reserves, but gold continues to be an investment that people use as a financial asset. …


Bitcoin is one of the newest asset classes available to those who might invest in it. While it’s certainly grown to the point that it’s here to stay, many are still kind of confused about it. In an attempt to either understand, explain, or both, many compare Bitcoin to gold…


When it comes to gold stocks, some companies are simply a cut above the rest. If you’re looking to invest in gold stocks, then it’s paramount that you choose the right one. Otherwise, you could be pulling out quickly without any gain. Even worse, you could find yourself losing money…


Gold has been one of the most coveted precious metals starting in ancient times to early history and now, the 21st Century. Today, it is a trading commodity and popular among investors for investment opportunities and portfolio diversification. Before beginners dive into the gold market, they need to learn about…


For the past years, economists and analysts anticipated a recession. After many years of being concerned about the eruption of this possibility, investors began searching for safe havens to move their investments. One of the most traditional and effective methods to shift was hedging stock instability with gold. But there…


Though Bitcoin is discussed as a decentralized currency, it behaves more like a speculative asset. Qualities of a good currency include:

  • stability compared to other major currencies
  • apolitical issuing authority
  • recognition and demand by institutions and people

Though Bitcoin is thoroughly “apolitical” and is recognized by individuals and governments alike…


If you haven’t noticed, the price of gold is on the rise again and some investors have already taken notice. The main reason for this is the threat of inflation is back, after being dormant for many years.

Inflation in a Nutshell
Inflation occurs when the dollar (or any other currency)…


Investment in gold is on the rise due to the constant changes in economies and the volatility in the stock and commodities market. Gold is often regarded as a safe investment option compared to other investments due to its rapid value growth. …


The past few years have seen an immense expansion in cryptocurrencies globally. More people are gradually gaining interest in the cryptocurrency market, and cryptocurrency firms continue to gain a more remarkable customer base globally.

2020 is, by far, the year where cryptocurrency platforms marked a record high, with the onset…


The gold market still has a lot of support from alternative investors, and even this last year, there was a lot of optimism to be had for it. …

Bo Polny

Based out of Newport Beach, CA, Bo Polny is a cycles timing analyst specializing in the cryptocurrency and precious metals markets. Learn more @ bopolny.net.

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