Federal Reserve Chart - U.S. Treasuries vs. Gold

 

Safe Haven Investments

U.S. Treasuries vs. Gold

  

For 4o years U.S. Treasuries was the place to have your savings. U.S. Treasuries are still, today, a good safe-haven for your savings. However, in July of 2006 something changed, as you can see on this chart from the Federal Reserve Bank.

Gold once again made an appearance and has been playing an important role as a safe-haven investment for Central Banks all around the globe.  Many wealthy investors are using gold to protect their assets.

 

Why?

 

Both are Safe-Havens

 

Both are Liquid

 

Both are Accepted Globally

 

What’s the difference?

 

One has clearly produced less than 5% annually, year over year for the last decade.

 

One has clearly produced more than 5% annually, year over year for the last decade.

 

For more information on how you can protect, preserve and grow your qualified funds contact: Brett Edgell, Monetary Specialist  

 

www.BrettEdgell.com