The reasons for general bullishness in the gold market have been nearly exhausted at this point. But just in cased you have missed the reasoning behind the rush to gold, rampant money printing from the Fed, the threat of inflation , and uncertain markets among many other factors have lifted interest in the precious metal. As investors have become more and more infatuated with the commodity and the economy has continued to be sluggish, new fears of a gold confiscation have been resurfacing [for more gold news and analysis subscribe to our free newsletter ]. See the full story here → Related Posts: What Will a President Romney Mean for Gold? Get Ready For the Gold Bull Run Investing In Gold: The Definitive Guide The Top 100 Gold Investing Blogs Warning: Counterfeit Gold Bars Spotted in U.S.