There are many ways to invest your money for a reasonable return. Some of the tools for doing this are very new. Indeed technology itself has played a major role in making investment much easier and more convenient for numerous investors scattered all over the world.
Still there are investment vehicles that are almost as old as time itself. Meaning that folks started to invest in it almost the beginning of the story of man. Gold is one such solid investment. And these days it is even more convenient to invest in gold, all you need to do is buy gold bars and then organize for them to be deposited in your bank and you can be sure that whatever happens the value of your investment will remain pretty high over the long term, higher than inflation at the very least.