Collecting coins is a hobby that anyone and everyone could do. But collecting quarters is a hobby that – currently – it is estimated that one hundred six million Americans do. Men, women, and children of all ages are involved in collecting quarters.
The biggest threat to us all is the fiasco that Washington has become. No positive action in the Congress to create jobs, deal with the national debt, spend less, streamline expensive entitlement programs…none. So as each day goes by the debt increases, the markets spike up and down, 401ks drop in value and fear led economic decisions by all create even more problems.
To best determine whether an investment is worth spending your cash on, historical research must be done. How has an investment performed over a length of time? The stock market historically has had ups and downs but has always continued to increase it’s overall value over time. The same can be said about Silver. Over the past two years alone, Silver has jumped from approximately $12 an ounce to $39 an ounce as of July 20,2011. As you can see over time, Silver has performed quite well in increasing value. In fact, Silver has outperformed Gold over this same time period. With many precious metal experts predicting a continued increase of Silver due to the weak value of the dollar, $50 an ounce for Silver in the near future is quite possible.
After going through this, my husband happened to be browsing a local “>coin shop Colfax