From the Desk of Craig Griffin, President and Founder of ITM Trading I have written in these updates that the U.S. economy is in recession. This opinion is based upon Economic Cycle Research Institute’s (ECRI’s) recession call. ECRI says that a new recession began here in the United States around the middle to the end of summer 2012. Jim Rickards recently stated that he believes the U.S. will enter a recession in 2014. I believe ECRI is right about their … Read More »

Where to Buy Silver Coins

Buying silver coins is just as an effective a means of protecting the value of your assets as investing in other precious metals. ITM Trading has the best silver coins to buy and will assist you with your purchase. There are two different types of silver coins to choose from to fit your interests and needs. They are silver bullion coins and rare silver coins. Why Buy Silver Bullion? Silver bullion is an excellent choice for beginning or first-time investors. … Read More »

Why Invest in Silver?

There are many reasons why to invest in silver. ITM Trading is here to provide you with the most accurate and honest silver investment advice. Our courteous and expert precious metal consultants are happy to answer any questions and will listen to your concerns. We will help you educate yourself on the different ways of investing in silver. Did you know, silver is more accessible to the smaller investor? In fact, more people are investing in silver than gold, with … Read More »

Why Invest in Gold?

Why Invest in Gold? To say gold is valuable is equivalent to saying the sky is blue, or water is wet. For centuries people have recognized its worth and used it as a worldwide currency. Which begs the question, why? Why gold and not another precious stone or metal? The Value of Gold Gold is a very versatile substance. Aside from being aesthetically pleasing, it is a malleable material that does not tarnish, rust, or corrode over time—making it the … Read More »

Silver and Gold Dealers

Silver and Gold Dealers ITM traders are a cut above other gold and silver dealers. Our dedication to you is a result of our firm belief that our customers are our family. We strive to be able to provide you with the security and peace of mind that attracts so many people to buying gold. There are many gold dealers out there that do not visually inspect their product before it reaches you. Here at ITM Trading, we pledge our dedication to delivering … Read More »

Gold Brokers

A Precious Metal Portfolio It’s no secret that precious metals are valuable. It’s why they are precious. Now more than ever, precious metals are seen as one of the few ways to safeguard your finances in an unpredictable economic climate. Gold prices traditionally increases in time of economic crisis, as people once again turn to it to protect their wealth. Precious metals experience market fluctuations just like any other commodity and past, present, and predicted performance information should all be … Read More »

Rare Gold Coins

The Best Way to Own Gold Rare Gold Coins are the best way to own gold! They are regarded for their outstanding long-term performance, their non-reportability/privacy and immunity from gold confiscation. Click here for a free gold information kit. The chart below shows an equal $1,000 applied in 1970 into the three asset categories shown. Since then Mint State Numismatic Rare Gold Coins have outperformed the DJIA close to 7.5 to 1 and gold bullion close to 2.5 to 1. … Read More »

Gold Bullion Coins and Bars

The spot/indicator price of gold has increased exponentially from the $20 per ounce price at which American Double Eagle coins were originally struck! For a free gold information kit please click here. From $20 an ounce to almost $1900 an ounce gold has acted as a store of value; don’t miss this opportunity to add gold to your portfolio! Bullion When considering gold for the first-time, the first thing that comes to most peoples’ minds is gold bullion. This is … Read More »

Types of Gold Coins

There are many options today to fulfill your gold portfolio needs, ranging from bullion to rare gold coins. When selecting your gold coins or bars you should ensure you are acquiring the “right tool for the job.” Because each type of gold will provide different advantages, it is important to consult with an expert. American Gold Bullion American gold bullion coins can most easily be classified as coins minted in the U.S. after 1933. Gold American Eagles and Gold Buffaloes … Read More »

1933 Executive Order

Today, there are no current federal laws or Treasury Department regulations to support confiscation of bullion.  However, the executive order that provided for the confiscation of gold bullion in 1933 was also not on the books.  It was signed in as an Executive Order in 1933, by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Could gold confiscation take place today, no one knows for sure.  Below is the text of the 1933 Executive Order that provided for the confiscation of gold bullion.  Note … Read More »