The United States has become the poster child for why governments and central banks should never, EVER, be granted a monopoly on creating money. Gold has been the ultimate money for approximately 6,000 years and the U.S. government has proved, without a question of doubt, as to why this is so. Gold is not money do to any man-made laws. Gold is money despite man-made laws, and is a product of the voluntary marketplace. Ron Paul has some predictions for gold that you don't want to miss.