About the 1990 $5 Gold American Eagle
This 1990 $5 Gold American Eagle is one of the easiest ways to invest in gold bullion. It contains 1/10th Troy oz. of .9167 fine gold. As one of the official gold bullion coins of the United States the value of this gold is guaranteed by the government.
This coin offers some numismatic interest as well. The U.S. Mint produced Gold American Eagles with Roman numeral dates for just six years, and 1990 was one of them. Thus, you will be receiving a brilliant uncirculated piece which could become quite valuable to collectors in the future.
What makes this coin a good buy?
If you're an investor on a modest budget the $5 Gold American Eagle offers a cost-effective way to build your portfolio. Investors with bigger budgets may also appreciate the ability to add some flexibility to their holdings by keeping smaller denominations of gold on hand.
Invest both in the gold, with a historical record of performing well over time, and in the potential collector's value of this well-loved coin. While there's no predicting the future, it's plain to see this coin is a solid bet.