[Picture: James DiGeorgia]
James DiGeorgia, the founder of the Gold & Energy Investor and wunderkind, a self-made millionaire before he turned 21, turning a hobby of coin collecting he began at the age of seven into a multi-million dollar business while still a teenager.
first rare coin business, Gem Coins, in Connecticut in 1976 in Danbury's North Street shopping complex while he
was still a junior in high school.
As the bull market in silver and gold from 1976 though 1980 gained momentum, James
was able to generate over a million dollars in profits from less than $25,000 he
obtained from his
Graduating from the University of Western Connecticut in 1980, completing a BA in Economics in just 3 years, he went to work over the following 10 years for some of the most prestigious precious metals and numismatic firms in the world.
has extensive experience in precious metals and the energy markets, and is considered one of the world's foremost authorities in both sectors.
is the author of the best selling book "The Global War for Oil" and "The New Bull Market in Gold
: $1,000 Gold
and the Many Ways to Profit from it".
is also the author of the "Insider's Guide to Buying Gold
, Silver and Rare Coins" and co wrote what many consider the definitive book on Options Trading "An Investor's Guide to Understanding and Mastering Options Trading".
has been frequently quoted as an expert in The New York Times
, USA Today
, Los Angeles Times
, Money magazine
, The Chicago Tribune
, Time Magazine
, AP News
and literally dozens of mainstream online and traditional financial news publications.
has also appeared on the BBC
, FOX's Cavuto and Company
, and Street.com
as a precious metals, oil and energy expert.