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The Stimulus Package, Inflation and Gold

The Stimulus Package, Inflation and Gold

Guest Blog By Donald Calcagni, CFP®, MST Chief Investment Officer Mercer Advisors Summary To combat the damage caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Congress approved earlier this year the largest fiscal stimulus package in U.S. history to provide relief for the economy and businesses. The total price tag for the package is in the neighborhood of $6 trillion […]

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Is Gold A Good Safe Haven?

A few clients have called recently to ask us whether gold is a good place to invest. They are understandably looking for a safe haven where they can hide from coronavirus-induced market turmoil. Unfortunately, despite its glittering reputation, gold has a somewhat tarnished long-term record that makes it far from an ideal safe haven. Over […]

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Is Gold Good Protection Against Inflation?

So far, inflation has been but a distant blip on the radar screen, something to be aware of but too far away to pose an immediate danger. But if inflation does raise its ugly head, what type of investments can provide you with the best protection? After all, if your portfolio can’t keep up with inflation, you’ll lose […]

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