This new ETF pays you to own gold-- think its too good to be true? think again http://tinyurl.com/paidgold ow would you like to be paid to own gold? Of course, you would. This idea seems particularly attractive in light of the market's recent selling pressure. And I am not talking about any complex option strategies or anything illegal. In fact, it's a brand-new exchange-traded note (ETN) that does everything automatically. Is there risk? As with any investment, certainly. But here's the right question to ask: Does this make sense for your portfolio? Let's take a look at the big picture behind this intriguing new ETN... Investing in gold is an enigma. After all, the yellow metal is used in everything from industrial applications to fine jewelry. In addition, it has been serving as a currency for thousands of years. The most fervent gold investors, or "Gold Bugs," say gold is the ultimate investment. And the truth is that Gold Bugs have been laughing all the way to bank since 2005, when gold rocketed more than 280% to $1,910 an ounce in 2011. Everyone was in a frenzy then. Physical gold buyers opened up shop on nearly every street corner wanting to buy your gold jewelry and scrap gold to melt down for a fast profit. Central banks jumped on the bandwagon, ramping up their holdings. Investors followed, setting records for ......http://tinyurl.com/paidgold.