Paper vs Gold: 1971-2013


The U.S. dollar’s purchasing power has gone down since 1971. However, the purchasing power of Gold has gone up.

PaperVsGold_Infographic*Disclaimer: Gold and Silver prices are subject to vary and this infographic is for illustration purposes only.

One thought on “Paper vs Gold: 1971-2013

  1. History has proven that gold as a commodity tends to appreciate in value while local currencies do the exact opposite. That said, gold prices also rise and fall and so many people debate on whether gold is a good investment based on current spot price values. However, in my opinion, buying gold for investment purposes always pays off. You just have to know when to buy and then sell when prices rise because they always do.

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