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Will This Metal Detector Find Gold?

Will This Metal Detector Find Gold?

This is a frequently asked question about metal detectors.  Here is a simple answer:  Most any metal detector will detect gold - along with just about any other type of metal.  So, the simple answer is yes.  However, there are many other factors to consider when looking for a detector that will find gold better than the next.....
Gold Hits Record High - Here's Why and How to Get Your Share!

Gold Hits Record High - Here's Why and How to Get Your Share!

The stock market has been a lot like a roller coaster ride lately.  With all the uncertainty with the world in general, it is obvious why.  Covid19 has shuttered businesses world wide and the media has scared many people to the point of relieving themselves of their natural rights.  Many people have had to dip into their investments when it is a bad time to do so.  This only compounds things for a person's personal wealth.  Investing in the stock market has been, and always will come with some risk.  There are certain investments though that are virtually guaranteed to never lose their value....  
Star Dust – Where Does Gold Ultimately Come From?

Star Dust – Where Does Gold Ultimately Come From?

Where does gold come from? Any prospector knows you can find it, in varying quantities, in just about any stream or river in the United States. Hard rock miners know it can also be found in quartz veins, typically running Southwest-Northeast in many mountains and valleys across the country. But how many of these gold hounds know where the gold originally came from? Probably not as many as you would think…including myself…until recently.

 

Most people think gold simply comes from the ground. Little do they know the trip it has made in its lifetime. In an article by Science Daily, I learned that gold along with the rest of “the planet’s accessible reserves of precious metals are the result of a bombardment of meteorites more than 200 million years after Earth was formed.” Come to find out, gold is really just star dust....

Finding Treasure Thins Waist Lines and Fattens Wallets

Finding Treasure Thins Waist Lines and Fattens Wallets

Let me start by telling you...