Ep 57 – Why Investing in Precious Metals Is Hot Now with Patrick Yip

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The Alternative Investing Advantage Learn how to take control and give yourself the freedom to choose where you invest your money

This week on the Alternative Investing Advantage podcast, host Alex Perny welcomes Patrick Yip, Director of Business Development at APMEX, for a discussion on investing in precious metals. Precious metals can offer a unique opportunity for diversification and investment, especially in times of inflation or other economic challenges.

During this podcast, Patrick discusses ways to invest in precious metals like gold, platinum, silver, and palladium. He shares the history of precious metals and their potential future. Additionally, Patrick covers the importance of portfolio allocation in investing. He suggests that for an aggressive portfolio, higher stocks are recommended, while for a conservative portfolio, higher bonds are recommended.

Learn more about investing in precious metals.

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headshot of Patrick YipAbout Our Guest Patrick Yip

Patrick Yip serves as Director of Business Development at APMEX, and currently manages the fast-growing digital precious metal platform OneGold.com. Patrick joined APMEX in 2011 and has held roles in Merchandising, Sales, Project Management, and Business Development. He played a key role in the company’s 250%+ growth on marketplaces such as eBay, Amazon, and Walmart. Before APMEX, Patrick held roles at asset management companies and Fortune 500s, such as Disney and Twentieth Century Fox.

About Our Host Advanta IRA Alex PernyAlex Perny, CISP

Alex Perny is a business development specialist and host of Advanta IRA’s podcast, the Alternative Investment Advantage. He is a self-described policy geek who loves learning the rules and technical aspects of SDIRAs, employer plans, and IRS regulations.

For more than a decade, Alex has helped thousands invest in alternative assets. These include precious metals, real estate, private stock, notes, and countless others. Additionally, he has spoken to investors across the country about using retirement plans to invest outside the stock market. Alex believes so strongly in self-direction that he invests his own IRA and HSA in real estate and private equity.