Gold, Silver and Stocks – The Inflation Hedge Dilemma

We get a lot of questions lately about precious metals and whether or not it’s better to invest in them vs. stocks in order to keep ahead of inflation. The good news is that inflation has come down recently for the first time in over a year, but the inflation that has already happened is here to stay.

What should we do to fight it? Are gold and silver better inflation hedges than stocks? We start by defining what an inflation hedge is – an investment that aims to protect the value of your money against inflationary pressures which erode the power of your money over time.

Listen in for our thoughts as we compare precious metals and stocks.