Below is a gold return calculator which will calculate the return an investor might have made buying and selling gold (without transaction fees). We also include inflation adjustments using CPI. Enter the ending and starting dates for a theoretical investment, and we’ll do the math! (Note: for the first time you try to calculate a […]
During the Great Depression, governments and companies printed an estimated $1 billion in scrips (money substitutes) on things as varied as car tires and seashells. Today California is doing its best impression of those times and issuing IOUs to cover certain contractual obligations. The Wall Street Journal published an article taking a look back at some historic scrips from the Great Depression.