Compare Gold and Silver Prices

Compare Gold and Silver Prices

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Protips for Gold and Silver Dealers

Volume Discount Payment Methods

This post is for dealers and sellers of precious metals.  Precious-metal consumers are also welcome to post their suggestions in the comments. Because I truly believe in sound money (gold and silver), I want all precious metal dealers to have a successful business with many satisfied customers. So here are a few important tips to…

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Gold and Silver Brokers

Problem I don’t have a lot of money, so my PM strategy thus far has been to save for long periods of time, then buy silver or gold in bulk in one shot to save on premiums and shipping. The downside of this strategy has been that I don’t buy as often as I would…

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Delivery Delays and Stock Shortages

Sold Out

The recent drop in gold and silver prices has caused a spike in demand, which has emptied the shelves and caused delays for many precious metal dealers. Below is a table of current (April 2, 2013) messages regarding delays shortages.  I commend the dealers who state which items are out of stock or delayed, so…

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US Mint Sold Out of Silver Coins

Empty Vault

And so it has begun: the divergence of physical and paper precious metals. The US Mint has sold out of American Eagle silver coins and will not restart sales until “on or about” January 28th. Authorized Purchasers, The United States Mint has temporarily sold out of 2013 American Eagle Silver Bullion coins.  As a result,…

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Gold & Silver Legal Tender Legislation Status by State


According to Article 1 Section 10 of the Constitution No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts; pass any Bill of Attainder, ex post facto Law, or…

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JM Bullion Added to PM Pricing Tables

Gold Coins

Yesterday I added JM Bullion products to the pricing tables and dealer-review listings.  So if you’ve used JM Bullion, please take a moment to write a review. I’m a big fan of JM Bullion’s product offering, which focuses on core gold and silver products that are geared towards investors and precious metal stackers.  This is…

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Silver & Gold by Burt Ives

Abominable Snow Monster

In 1964, you were still allowed to teach kids about sound money on TV. It’s a miracle they still show Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer, considering it devotes an entire song to our favorite precious metals, silver and gold, and features Yukon Cornelius, the greatest prospector in the North. It won’t be long before they dub…

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$165 Silver by End of October 2015

Ian Williams said that “silver is about to enter a sustained bull market that will take the price from the current level of $32 an ounce to $165 an ounce and we expect this price to be hit at the end of October 2015.” That’s a 400% increase in 3 years.

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Win a 1 oz Silver Canadian Maple Coin

Submit a dealer review for a chance to win a 1 oz silver Canadian Maple coin. On October 31, I’ll look at the ten most thorough reviews and randomly select one to receive a shiny, new 2012 1 oz silver Canadian Maple coin.  It’s that simple. If you’re the lucky winner, I’ll contact you by email,…

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$50 Silver by Dec 31, 2012

Silver Bullion

Wynter Benton (wynter_benton), is an anonymous blogger on Yahoo Finance who claims to be a group of former, disgruntled JP Morgan commodities traders under Blythe Master. They have accurately predicted many silver moves in early 2011, and now they have made a new prediction: silver will trade above $50 before Dec 31, 2012. According to…

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