Today’s spot prices

Spot Prices as of the close of trading in New York, as of Tuesday July 27, 2010. Today Change Week Ago Month Ago Year Ago Gold $1,162.55 -$22.45 $1,192.30 $1,255.80 $954.30 Silver $17.67 -$0.58 $17.73 $19.15 $14.04 Platinum $1,536.00 -$19.80 $1,522.00 $1,580.00 $1,224.50 Palladium $467.25 -$8.25 $451.80 $477.55 $265.95 Helpful? Have you considered a donation?

Today’s Spot Prices

Spot Prices as of the close of trading in New York as of Monday July 26, 2010 Today Change Week Ago Month Ago Year Ago Gold $1,185.00 -3.60 $1,182.30 $1,255.80 $954.00 Silver $18.24 +$0.10 $17.59 $19.15 $13.92 Platinum $1,555.80 +$12.80 $1,513.00 $1,580.00 $1,192.00 Palladium $475.50 +$8.00 $446.00 $477.55 $263.60 Helpful? Why not throw a few bucks toward paying off my mortgage…

Precious Metals Spot Prices

Precious Metals Spot Prices as of the close of trading in New York for Wednesday July 21, 2010 Today Change Week Ago Month Ago Year Ago Gold $1,191.80 -0.50 $1,207.80 $1,240.05 $947.20 Silver $17.83 +$0.10 $18.31 $18.84 $13.53 Platinum $1,523.60 +$1.60 $1,527.00 $1,590.30 $1,175.90 Palladium $453.85 +$2.05 $466.45 $491.25 $259.50 Helpful? Donate: http://bit.ly/donate-5

How Rich is the Middle East?

In case you weren’t aware, selling oil makes people rich. How rich you ask? Rich enough that one Abu Dhabi hotel installed a vending machine in its lobby… nothing unusual there, right? It doesn’t vend soda or food, it doesn’t even vend iPhones… no, it vends gold. Yes, gold. Read it for yourself: http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20100513/od_afp/uaegoldoffbeat_20100513120103 Keep that in mind the next…

Bank of the West Phishing Scam

There’re coming quickly these days! Phishing scams that is. The second scam I’ve gotten today is allegedly from Bank of the West with a subject line of Official update [message id: 0646866141]. Dear Bank of the West customer, As part of the new security measures, all Bank of the West WebDirect users are required to complete WebDirect Customer Form. Please…

Bank of America Phishing Scam

Following almost immediately after the KeyBank Phishing Scam we talked about recently, now we have the Bank of America Phishing Scam to worry about. This email appears to come from Bank of America’s Online Banking division as an Online Banking Alert with a subject of “our new security measures (message ref: 2328380178)”. Message from Customer Service To: [your email address]…

KeyBank Key Total Treasury Phishing Scam

If you’re like me, you’re probably getting a whole bunch of phishing scams in your inbox regarding banks across the country “updating their records” or “validating your account” or “adding additional security” all in for “your protection”. Today’s scam allegedly comes from Key Bank and says the following: Dear Key Total Treasury User, We have release new version of Key…