Category Archives: New Zealand Articles

New Zealand Gold and Silver Articles

This category includes all the articles on gold, silver and related topics written by Gold Survival Guide, often with a New Zealand focus.

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Why You Should Become Your Own Central Bank – Even if Your Nation’s Central Bank Has Gold Reserves

Why You Should Become Your Own Central Bank

Why should you become your own central bank? Does it depend on how much gold your own home country’s central bank holds? You’ll discover the answer in this article. Along with other ways to mimic central banks in protecting your finances. How much gold does the New Zealand central bank hold? We’ve answered this question […]

How Much Gold Does the Reserve Bank of New Zealand Have? Updated 2019

HOW MUCH GOLD DOES THE RESERVE BANK OF NEW ZEALAND HAVE?

We’ve had the odd query from other New Zealanders asking, “how much gold does the Reserve ‎Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) actually have?”. They’re probably asking as since the financial crisis net gold purchases by global central banks have switched from negative (i.e. they were selling), to positive (i.e. they are buying). So is the‎ […]

Carrying Gold into a Foreign Country. What are the Rules? (Updated)

Carrying Gold into a Foreign Country. What are the Rules?

A common misconception is that carrying gold into a foreign country is illegal. There may be the odd jurisdiction where this is the case. However, for the vast majority of countries it is perfectly legal to bring gold into the country with you. Generally even without paying any import duties. From the US customs website: […]

When to Buy Gold or Silver: The Ultimate Guide (Updated Dec 2019)

When to Buy Gold or Silver

When to buy gold or silver is a question that can have multiple meanings. Firstly you might ask it from the point of view of when is a good time to buy precious metals (gold and silver) in general. This in turn could depend on fundamental reasons for buying gold and silver. Such as how […]

Why Buy Gold? No Fiat Currency Lasts Forever – Even the NZ Dollar. Devalued 7 Times in 17 Years…

Here’s one of the main answers to the question “Why buy gold and silver?” Simply, because no fiat currency lasts forever. In this article: You’ll see just how many fiat currencies have gone the way of the Dodo since only 1975 What this could mean for the New Zealand Dollar Plus some interesting and little […]

What Type of Silver Bar Should I Buy? – The Ultimate Guide to Silver Bars

What Type of Silver Bar Should I Buy? - The Ultimate Guide to Silver Bars
This article will help you decide what type of silver bar to buy. You’ll learn everything you need to know when buying silver bars including: When to choose silver bars over silver coins What size silver bar to buy Pros and cons of different silver bar sizes What’s the most commonly purchased silver bar size [...]

Gold Mining Shares vs Physical Gold Bullion – Which to Buy?

Quite a specific question in from a reader looking at gold mining shares vs physical gold bullion. “I’m interested to know if owning gold and silver mining shares or owning actual gold and silver products makes any difference if your goal is wealth creation? In the short term and in the long term which would […]

Wages from Ancient Greece and NZ Housing: Both Say Silver Undervalued by a Factor of 20

WAGES FROM ANCIENT GREECE & NZ HOUSING: BOTH SAY SILVER UNDERVALUED BY FACTOR OF 20

Sounds amazing and at first glance seems quite unlikely we’d agree. But, what labourers were paid in silver in ancient Greece, and New Zealand house prices when measured in silver, both show how very undervalued silver is currently. We’ll show just how eerily similar the resulting numbers are… We previously compared ancient wages in silver […]

NZ Housing to Silver Ratio 1968 – 2019 – Measuring NZ House Prices in Silver

The housing to silver ratio shows that when priced in silver, New Zealand median house prices have fallen 28% since 2003. But you’ll see how history shows you could potentially buy a median priced house in New Zealand for $33,624… You may have read our article on the NZ housing to gold ratio. We outlined […]

NZ Housing to Gold Ratio 1962 – 2019: Measuring House Prices in Gold‎

NZ Housing to Gold Ratio: Measuring House Prices in Gold‎

The housing to gold ratio shows that when priced in Gold, NZ median house prices have fallen 47% since 2005. See how history shows NZ house prices could fall 80% further yet… There’s always plenty of discussion in the mainstream media about where house prices are going. Given New Zealanders predilection for property it’s no […]

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