NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18: Gold jewelry is viewed in a window in the jewelry district on August 18, 2011 in New York City. As the price of gold continues to soar, gold buyers in the district have been... more 
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 18: Gold jewelry is viewed in a window in the jewelry district on August 18, 2011 in New York City. As the price of gold continues to soar, gold buyers in the district have been doing a brisk business as individuals look to sell their gold while prices are high. Gold is currently selling for around $1820 an ounce. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images) less 
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