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Are There Safer 'Safe Havens' Than Gold? How About the Swiss Franc?

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Precious metals have gotten a lot of attention as a safe haven over the past few years, and with good reason: They've had a great run at a time when the stock market has just been crazy.
But while gold is mighty alluring, its sharp run upward in recent years leaves me worried about a potential bubble. That has me looking for alternatives.
One of those is foreign currency.
There are ETFs tracking the Euro (NYSEARCA:FXE), the British Pound (NYSEARCA:FXB) the Japanese Yen (NYSEARCA:FXY), even the Mexican Peso (NYSEARCA:FXM).
But the one that truly has had my interest as a good hedge against a bad market is the Swiss Franc.

Read on here: http://stocksnovice.blogspot.com/2011/10/are-there-safer-safe-havens-than-gold.html

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