A History of Money For Investors

You can’t invest with history alone. But understanding it can help give you a chance to succeed in this challenging environment. This website is an exploration of the history of money and considers the lessons that today’s investors can learn from the past.

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My name is Thomas. I have been studying monetary history since 2007 and have been investing since 2011. My economic philosophy is predominantly Austrian.

My investment philosophy is conservative, contrarian and based on value and market fundamentals. I buy and hold for the long term. I also believe that you can grow your wealth over time by patiently allocating the vast majority of your funds into traditional conservative investments, while generating good returns with a small portion of your funds allocated to speculative investments.

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Hard Money History does not provide financial or investment advice. This website is a journalistic resource providing financial and historical information of a generalised nature, not specific to any reader. Where an economic case is considered for an asset this is not a recommendation to buy. Do your own due diligence and consult your financial advisor before making any investments. Hard Money History accepts no liability for any decision made based on information on this website.

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