In our current era of peak currency debasement, perhaps it is fitting that we also debase the very concept of gold treasure hunts.
The yearning for savings well more than one might need ever to consume, is undoubtedly as old as human’s desire for gold savings itself (some +6,000 years and counting according to historical artifacts).
Countless humans have spent their lives hunting down gold and other precious metals. Such was a significant impetus for world-changing events, for example, the 16th century’s exploration of the new world in which most of you are reading these words.
It appears a company in Canada is now giving gold treasure hunting a more trivial pursuit without much consequence.