A premium subscription is required to access this article. Article Date: 06/04/2018 Metals Are Just So Precious Human beings have been “investing” in precious metals before anyone knew what “investing’’ meant.Gold, silver and copper are generally considered the most valuable of the precious metals which are traded in American markets. In general, investing in precious metals is seen as a way to hedge your portfolio against inflation, since ... Log in to view full article. If you already have a subscription, please log in with your email address and password. User Name (Email Address): Password: Forgot your password? Click here to have your password emailed to you. To purchase a premium subscription, please use the links below. One-year premium subscription with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $2,000.00. Monthly subscription (3 month minimum) with unlimited access to all articles including reprint rights (see terms and conditions) for $195/mo. CLICK TO VIEW Terms and Conditions I ACCEPT You must accept the 'Terms and Conditions' before purchasing this product.