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Old 03-19-2020, 09:40 AM   #29 (permalink)
redpoint5
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Originally Posted by oil pan 4 View Post
Buying a few ounces isn't hoarding. The institutions that buy thousands and tends of thousands of ounces in hopes of taking advantage of minor price fluctuations are hoarding.
Silver is also down to maybe a 5 year low.
Not the same effect. I don't like investing in commodities for the same reason that I don't like investing in the stock market; it's a zero sum game. For me to profit, it had to come at the expense of someone else.

My preferred investment would probably be real estate.
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