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Cash or gold — which is best?

If you’re wondering how big time investors are handling their money in today’s ugly economy,
Culture_Currency(2).JPGhere’s an glimpse at what some Wall Street types are doing.

WSJ: How Wall Street Invests Its Money in Hard Times

If you’re tempted by scraping together everything you have to invest in gold, here’s something to consider.

New York Times: The Hidden Dangers in Safe Havens

Buffett: Invest now in Japanese companies

Investment guru Warren Buffett says now is the time to buy stock in Japanese companies, Economy+Leaders.jpgReuters reports today.

The billionaire heard of Berkshire hathaway Inc. said Japan will recover from the earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear plant disasters that have racked the country.

“It will take some time to rebuild, but it will not change the economic future of Japan,” Buffett says in the Reuters story. “If I owned Japanese stocks, I would certainly not be selling them.”

Read the full Reuters story here.