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GUNS AND GOLD

GOLD, SILVER
And LEAD:
The Precious Metals
Of Freedom
Mike Fuljenz

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By

hat does the "American
Dream" mean to you?
The definition seems to
have morphed since our
nation's Declaration of Independence
recognized Americans must be free to
make their own decisions and pursue
their dreams of "Life, Liberty and the
pursuit of Happiness." The American
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opportunity for prosperity through hard
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Our Second Amendment freedom is
protected by the Bill of Rights, the nra
and dedicated members. Our financial
independence-the right to pursue the
American Dream-is a personal freedom
that must be protected individually.
The decisions you make, or don't make,
today, will affect your legacy tomorrow.
Freedom is never free and must be
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Meet America's Gold Expert ® Mike Fuljenz

M

ike Fuljenz is the Numismatic Consultant for 1st American Reserve and a
Benefactor member of the NRA. Known as America's Gold Expert®, Mike is a
proud supporter of The NRA Foundation, NRA-ILA, Eddie Eagle Gunsafe® program
and many others. He has won more than 50 prestigious national and regional
awards and is a frequent expert guest on many business and personal-finance networks,
such as Fox Business Network and CNBC, and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal,
Kiplinger's, Los Angeles Times and other news media.



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