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  • What is junk silver coins?

    What is junk silver coins?

    Reading Time: 6 minutes Junk coins refer to those coins minted before 1964 in US. These often comprise of mercury dimes, silver dollars, Kennedy half dollars and so on. In the old times, coins like dollars and quarters were made of silver in varying degrees. Coins that were minted up to 1965 consisted of 90%…

  • Gold or silver? which is better investment?

    Gold or silver? which is better investment?

    Reading Time: 2 minutes The age-old question — gold or silver? Which is better? Should you invest in gold? Should you invest in silver instead? What’s the difference between the two anyway? Silver is often referred to as the “poor man’s gold”, and possibly for good reason — gold and silver are incredibly similar. But…

  • Buying silver to hedge inflation and a bond crisis.

    Buying silver to hedge inflation and a bond crisis.

    Reading Time: 3 minutes Interest in buying silver as the precious metal best suited to hedging against inflationary government debt levels around the world, and a consequent imminent bond crisis, is growing among investors. Articles about investment in gold and silver typically receive ten times more page views than items about investment in stocks, for…

  • How to invest in silver: 4 ways for investing or buying silver.

    How to invest in silver: 4 ways for investing or buying silver.

    Reading Time: 3 minutes Silver is an attractive investor commodity for many factors. Silver is a precious metal and has the reputation of increasing in value alongside gold, however, it is cheaper than gold. During the mid and late 2000s, when the bullish stock market was handily outperformed by gold, gold was outperformed by silver by a…

  • Buying American Silver Eagle Coins Right Now?

    Buying American Silver Eagle Coins Right Now?

    Reading Time: < 1 minute Anonymous ask: Is a purchase of Investment grade US American Silver Eagle Coins REALLY a good choice right now from an investment standpoint? In looking at the figures it seems they all start out pretty strong and then die off in value after a few years. Or am I wrong…

  • Should I buy silver rounds or coins

    Reading Time: 3 minutes Bullion: low premiums, easy resale. Silver bullion coins/bars and gold bullion coins/bars coins carry low premiums (small markups over spot), making them ideal investments for silver and gold investors. Also important, bullion products are easy to sell when it comes time to liquidate. Too many investors do not think to ask…