45 episodes

Money is an ever-present part of our lives, but its ubiquity doesn't make it any easier to understand! Breaking the Dollar is a podcast that uses fascinating stories and real-life examples to reveal valuable insights about investing, financial markets, gold and silver, and trends in our monetary system. Precious metals expert Everett Millman shares his unique perspective from nearly a decade of first-hand experience working in the industry.There are many fundamental questions about money we tend to take for granted: What gives money value? What kinds of things have been used as money historically? Are gold, silver, and precious metals still considered money? Will cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin revolutionize the way money works? Find all of these answers on Breaking the Dollar -- and have some fun along the way!

Breaking The Dollar - Gainesville Coins Everett Millman

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    • 4.4, 8 Ratings

Money is an ever-present part of our lives, but its ubiquity doesn't make it any easier to understand! Breaking the Dollar is a podcast that uses fascinating stories and real-life examples to reveal valuable insights about investing, financial markets, gold and silver, and trends in our monetary system. Precious metals expert Everett Millman shares his unique perspective from nearly a decade of first-hand experience working in the industry.There are many fundamental questions about money we tend to take for granted: What gives money value? What kinds of things have been used as money historically? Are gold, silver, and precious metals still considered money? Will cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin revolutionize the way money works? Find all of these answers on Breaking the Dollar -- and have some fun along the way!

    The Great Coin Shortage of 2020

    The Great Coin Shortage of 2020

    Everett discusses the covid-related coin shortage, eliminating the penny, and the war on cash.

    • 19 min
    Someone Found the Million-Dollar Forrest Fenn Treasure!

    Someone Found the Million-Dollar Forrest Fenn Treasure!

    Everett provides background and updates on the controversial Forrest Fenn treasure.

    • 15 min
    Is Gold Confiscation Really Coming?

    Is Gold Confiscation Really Coming?

    Everett confronts the tired idea that governments may confiscate their citizens' gold.

    • 19 min
    Oil Price War: Crude Oil Goes Negative

    Oil Price War: Crude Oil Goes Negative

    Why on earth did the WTI crude oil contract price go deeply negative for one day in April?

    • 14 min
    In the Fed We Trust!

    In the Fed We Trust!

    What are the implications of the raft of stimulus measures enacted by the Federal Reserve?

    • 10 min
    Market Update: COVID-19 Shuts Down the Economy

    Market Update: COVID-19 Shuts Down the Economy

    The economic freeze due to the coronavirus has dramatically impacted financial markets. Everett explains how the pandemic has affected the gold industry.

    • 20 min

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8 Ratings

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Very Informative

I am someone that doesn’t know much about finance but this was a very informative listen. I was entertained and also learned quite a bit. Looking forward to the next one !

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