Originally Posted by DoubleFly
if the world is going to end, buying gold isn't going to help you. Invest in bottled water and canned food.
True, but paper with dead old men on it won't help you either. Neither will ones and zeros in your bank account.
Fwiw, if worlds going to an end nothing will help you. Might as well keep playing poker until that big tsunami-earthquake-alien invasion-asteroid kills you.