Goldex Academy

Our dedicated vault of expert-backed content for everything you need to know to invest in gold.

Lessons tailored for you.

Pick between beginner, intermediate or advanced. Start where you feel comfortable.
Lesson 1:
Lesson 1:
Why Gold? (Video)
If we have to understand the value of gold, we need to take a look back at how it all began.
Lesson 1: #Beginner (4 min read)
Lesson 2:
Lesson 2:
How does the gold market operate?
Understand the complexities of the Gold market and how Goldex ensures that our gold dealers provide reliable services.
Lesson 2: #Beginner (3 min read)
Lesson 3:
Lesson 3:
Checklist For Gold Buyers
Investors in gold are encouraged to be as informed as possible about the market before acquiring assets and sourcing reputable traders should be a priority.
Lesson 3: #Beginner (1 min read)
Lesson 4:
Lesson 4:
What Drives The Price of Gold?
Understand the historical contexts behind golds growing value.
Lesson 4: #Beginner (3 min read)
Lesson 5:
Lesson 5:
The Gold Glossary: Terms and vocabulary
Interested in physical gold investing, but unfamiliar with some of the language in the gold market? This article teaches you the glossary of commonly used terms and acronyms to help you better understand how to invest in gold.
Lesson 5: #Beginner (3 min read)
Lesson 6:
Lesson 6:
How Much Exists? (Video)
One of the most attractive points from an investment point of view is that gold is scarce and finite, and that, as an element, it cannot be created. But how much is that amount exactly?
Lesson 6: #Beginner (3 min read)
Lesson 7:
Lesson 7:
What are Commodities? (Video)
A commodity is a basic good used in commerce that is interchangeable with other goods of the same type.
Lesson 7: #Beginner (2 min read)
Lesson 8:
Lesson 8:
Californian Gold Rush
While there were gold rushes in Georgia and North Carolina, it is the California Gold Rush that really captures the imagination. This lesson takes you through the history, the places, the people and the consequences of this special time. 
Lesson 8: #Beginner (6 min read)
Lesson 8:
Lesson 8:
Gold Purity
Throughout the centuries there have always been confidence artists and tricksters willing to convince an unsuspecting purchaser to buy what initially seems to be gold, but in fact is a sub-par mixture of many metals or even something containing no gold at all.
Lesson 8: #Beginner (4 min read)
Lesson 9:
Lesson 9:
The Global Political System: An Overview
Like many other topics, acronyms and abbreviations conspire to obscure the relative simplicity of the global political system. This lesson gives a simple overview of who is who, what is what, and how these different actors operate globally.
Lesson 9: #Beginner (3 min read)