November 23rd, 2013:
Throughout history, man has tried his best to avoid getting ripped off by monetary inflation. The most successful way of doing that has been through holding gold and real estate. Thus, you often hear the cry that the only way we can get back to a more stable world of monetary value, is by going back to some form of a gold standard. But is that really true in the digital age? Frankly, no and for several reasons.