If you do have gold it is a great time to sell it if you need the money for bills etc. I know many people have pieces that hold sentimental value which makes it more difficult to part from them. But you should not have it taken from you.
It is critical that you are aware of where and when you are wearing the gold jewelry you enjoy so much. This is a warning for both men and women. Just want you to be aware.
Here is an ABC news broadcast from 2011.