You can choose the mode of investing into gold based on your convenience and investment needs
If you wish to invest in gold, you could do so with both the ETF and the gold fund
Six months is too short a period to consider investing in gold
Investing in gold is advisable only once you have a fully diversified portfolio
All gold ETFs currently charge around one per cent as expenses
You can consider investing in a gold ETF for which you will need a demat account
Investing in gold funds would work well if you invest it regularly through an SIP
Gold is rare, but so is common sense. So, why the fuss?
You will need to sell the gold that you have and then deploy the proceeds from such sales into gold ETF
The option of taking the gold ETF route is a more safe and convenient one.