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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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When Will You Know It’s Time to Sell Gold?

A common question is what is the best way to determine when it’s time to sell gold (and silver)? So this article identifies 7 ways to determine if it is time to sell gold with updated numbers for 2020… Is it Time to Sell Gold? “The ultimate asset bubble is gold” said George Soros in […]

The Gold Standard & A Free Market For Money: How Could This Work?

In this article you’ll learn about the various gold standards and exchange rate regimes over the past 200 years. Along with what the option may be instead of a return to a gold standard… Calls For a New Gold Standard John Mueller, the chief economist at Lew Lehrman’s Institute writing in the Sun… “…proposes that […]

The Fourth Turning and Gold: What’s Still to Come in This Crisis?

The CoronaVirus and the riots in America have recently brought a book from 1997 back into focus: The Fourth Turning: An American Prophecy was written by Neil Howe and William Strauss. It is a study of generational cycles in the USA. It reveals predictable social trends that repeat throughout history. With the culmination in a […]

What Percentage of Gold and Silver Should Be in My Portfolio? [2020 Update]

What Percentage of Gold and Silver Should Be in My Portfolio?

Once you’ve decided to buy some gold or silver, a common question to then ask is: How much should I invest In precious metals? Or put another way, what percentage of gold (and silver) should be in my portfolio? We’ve received a number of questions from our readers on this topic. For example: “I have […]

Societal Breakdown: Are Gold and Silver Coins Better Than Tradable Items Like Tools, Water and Wine?

Following on from another post: What is the Best Type of Gold to Buy For Trading in a Currency Collapse?, we have a somewhat related question. Why would you buy gold or silver coins over other potentially more useful or tradable everyday items? The full question was: “Considering the variety of things that might become […]

Does Gold Seasonality Affect the NZ Dollar Gold Price?

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If you’ve been around the gold sector for a little while you’ve no doubt come across talk of “gold seasonality”. What is Gold Seasonality? Gold seasonality generally refers to the northern hemisphere mid summer lull in precious metals markets. A lull which often seems to match the share market lull at this time of year. […]

What Price Could Silver Reach?


See how high the silver price could go. You’ll discover a number of methods to reach a potential valuation for silver in the coming years including: Extrapolating out using the gold to silver ratio Inflation adjusted silver price A projected price of silver using the Dow to silver ratio A recent video of ours looked […]

Gold Cycles vs Property Cycles in 2020: When Will Gold Reach Peak Valuation?

Gold Cycles vs Property Cycles: When Will Gold Reach Peak Valuation?

The concept of long term cycles and how history at least rhymes, if not repeats, is a topic we find really interesting. If somewhat hard to explain exactly why these cycles repeat. In 2017 we contemplated whether the new NZ government policies would cause a house price crash. And also whether NZ house prices had […]

What Would Negative Interest Rates Mean for New Zealand?

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A couple of weeks ago we reported on the prospect of negative interest rates arriving in New Zealand as soon as November.  The Westpac chief economist expected the RBNZ to signal its change of plan in its August Monetary Policy Statement, and make a 75-point cut to -0.5% in November. Since then we’ve had a […]

Should I Buy Gold and Silver Coins or Bars in 2020?

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Here’s all you need to know about choosing between gold and silver coins or bars… Following the huge demand for gold and silver in March when the COVID-19 virus struck, the supply of gold and silver coins was virtually completely exhausted worldwide. We are now starting to see some gold and silver coins become available […]

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