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Blogs By Adam Gardiner

Adam Gardiner has been a contributor to Goldco Precious Metals’ blog for years. He can be reached at: [email protected]

retirement planning
31Jan 2017

48% of Americans Not Confident About Their Retirement Planning

By: Adam Gardiner

According to a survey by the Federal Reserve, 48% of Americans are only slightly or not at all confident about their retirement planning. If you look at what the economy has done recently, and the path it’s currently on, it’s easy to see why.

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Retiring Too Early
26Jan 2017

Are You Planning to Retire Too Early?

By: Adam Gardiner

Today’s Americans are retiring before they’ve built up enough of a nest egg to support themselves. Are you one of them?

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Financial Emergency
24Jan 2017

Are You Prepared for a Financial Emergency?

By: Adam Gardiner

You never know when a financial emergency may arise. It’s wise to have some precautionary savings set aside, in order to reduce the blow.

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gold demand
19Jan 2017

2016 Saw Highest Demand for Gold Coins Since 2011

By: Adam Gardiner

As a long-term wealth builder, gold is always a worthwhile investment, especially since it tends to appreciate in value frequently.

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Auto loan debt
18Jan 2017

Expert: This Should “Scare the Heck Out of Everybody”

By: Adam Gardiner

If you’re like many Americans, the amount you end up paying on your vehicle is far more than it’s actually worth.

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Millennials Say They’ll Never Retire – Is That Realistic?
12Jan 2017

Millennials Say They’ll Never Retire – Is That Realistic?

By: Adam Gardiner

Many millennials’ plan for retirement seems to be no plan at all. How do we tell them life looks a lot different on this side of forty?

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EU: Big Banks Colluded on Interest Rates
06Jan 2017

EU: Big Banks Colluded on Interest Rates

By: Adam Gardiner

In the U.S. we think of interest rates as something handed down to banks by the Fed. But what if banks got to decide how much they’d charge? Welcome to the EU.

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Sharp Spike in Home Foreclosures in 2016
05Jan 2017

Sharp Spike in Home Foreclosures in 2016

By: Adam Gardiner

The housing market is often seen as an indicator of the health of our economy. So what should we make of the recent nationwide rash of foreclosures?

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Real Life Financial Resolutions for the New Year
30Dec 2016

Real-Life Financial Resolutions for the New Year

By: Adam Gardiner

When it comes to protecting your financial future, good intentions get you nowhere. What you need is a plan.

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5 Signs You'll Return to Work After Retiring
29Dec 2016

5 Signs You’ll Return to Work After Retiring

By: Adam Gardiner

Right now you can’t think of anything better than your last day of work. Ahh, blissful retirement. But are there signs you haven’t seen the last of the daily grind?

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Why Obamacare is Failing in Arizona
28Dec 2016

Why Obamacare Is Failing in Arizona

By: Adam Gardiner

Once considered an Affordable Care Act success story, Arizona may have become the canary in the coal mine for Obamacare.

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Top Mistakes Baby Boomers Make with Their IRA or 401(k)
20Dec 2016

Top Mistakes Baby Boomers Make with Their IRA or 401(k)

By: Adam Gardiner

If you’re saving for retirement you may think you’re already ahead of the pack. But are you making money missteps that could end up costing you?

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The Real Toll Inflation Takes on Your IRA or 401(k)
16Dec 2016

The Real Toll Inflation Takes on Your IRA or 401(k)

By: Adam Gardiner

One of the hardest things to remember when planning for retirement is that every year the buying power of your dollars shrinks. Here’s how to beat inflation once and for all.

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