Yes, whatever the change over is at the time is how you make money. But, if you put 1500.00 in the bank today or buy one ounce, then gold goes to xxxxxx. At that time you still only have the 1500.00 in the bank and the GOLDS new value is paid in cash. To be honest the Central banks want to do away with Paper. They want it electronic so they can track it all, squeeze the people and control them via finance. That is probably what will happen with time. GOLD and Silver is best to say, are the only real value holders in a fiat. Land and tangible assets are the others.