As the federal government prints more and more money to meets its obligations, the purchasing power of the dollar diminishes. But with Gold, the purchasing power remains stable.
Purchasing an automobile in 1950 contrasts remarkably with purchasing an automobile today. But if you bought gold with 1930 dollars, you wouldn’t be worried about buying a car today!
You can only trust the government to undermine the value of fiat based currency. But no government on the face of the earth has ever undermined the purchasing power of gold. In a world of constant upheaval, people may not accept your dollars, but they will always accept your gold! Buy smart!