Silver Wedding Bands: Is it worth it?

Are you and your partner considering choosing silver for your wedding bands? Business Insider states that “silver, once the lesser metal, has become … [Read more...]

Silver’s in High Demand Across the Globe

Silver’s been in high demand since this summer. According to The Northern Miner, “Globally, silver bullion coin sales reached an all-time high of 32.9 … [Read more...]

Pros and Cons of Various Metals for Jewelry

Gold or silver used to be the metals that immediately came to mind when people thought of jewelry. While gold and silver are still mainstays of modern … [Read more...]

Is Your Gold Taxable? Tax Experts Weigh In

In most cases, selling a capital investment requires you to report your gains or losses to the IRS for tax purposes. However, buying, selling and … [Read more...]

Should You Invest in Physical Gold or Mining Stocks?

As we continue to see forecasts of a weaker long-term economy, more and more people are turning to gold and precious metal investing to offset … [Read more...]

5 Questions to Ask Before Storing Your Gold

When investing in physical gold, silver or another physical commodity, buyers must have a plan for storing it. As a precious metals investor, … [Read more...]

Examining Estate Jewelry: What Does it Mean?

Most everyone knows that they like nice jewelry, but when deciding to invest in jewelry online and in person, do you know exactly what jewelry … [Read more...]

Junk Silver: Numismatic or Bullion Coins?

If you're a savvy coin investor, then you already know the difference between numismatic and bullion coins. But here's a tricky question: what about … [Read more...]

Introducing the World’s Top Gold Producers

In the year 2013, the gold market was value at approximately $210 billion – no small amount of money. Gold mining is a huge source of export for … [Read more...]

The Summer of Low Gold Prices

Falling gold prices this summer meant precious metal buyers were eager to invest in the yellow metal. However, for every buyer there is a seller—and … [Read more...]

The Next Big Platinum Mine Just Passed Us By!

Space mining has been an idea for a while, but in recent years the idea is becoming more and more a reality. Companies like Planetary Resources and … [Read more...]

The 1980s Hint at Where Gold Prices May Land

Gold prices have been volatile this summer as the yellow metal hit 5-year lows in July and early August. And the question on some investors’ minds … [Read more...]

“America’s Favorite Drive” is Now a Silver Coin

The newest addition to the America the Beautiful series—North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Parkway coin—has recently surpassed the sales of all other ATB … [Read more...]

An Effective Precious Metal Portfolio Depends on You!

If you’re getting into precious metals investing, you may find yourself debating which metal to choose or which investment option to follow. At any … [Read more...]

How to Stay Away From Unethical Gold

Our society loves gold, but we may not love knowing where it comes from. Would you be comfortable knowing that your gold bullion or wedding band … [Read more...]

Why Physical Gold Ownership is Such a Pain in Your Back Pocket

Investing in gold is great for avoiding the pitfalls of placing trust in world markets and paper currencies. In fact, that’s exactly why physical gold … [Read more...]

Copper, Climate Change and the Circular Economy – Infographic

Finding sustainable practices that don't interfere with economic development and growth is probably one of the biggest challenges facing society … [Read more...]

Silver Falls to its Lowest Prices in 2015 Yet

Last week, silver tumbled to its lowest levels all year long, bottoming out at $15.33 an ounce on Wednesday, Mar. 11. A strong dollar is mostly to … [Read more...]

Should You Buy Allocated or Unallocated Bullion?

Precious metals investing has always been one of the most secure investment vehicles for the wealthy – as well as those with enough cash to buy and … [Read more...]

India’s Caught the Platinum Fever

India has long been known as a voracious consumer of gold, but the world's second most populous nation is also now emerging as one of the biggest … [Read more...]

Australian Man Finds Huge Gold Nugget After Wife Tells Him to Leave the House Because He Was “Getting Grumpy”

An Australian man just got $135,000 richer after he stumbled upon a 2.7 kilogram gold nugget just 6 inches below the surface on his Northern Victory … [Read more...]

Bullion Industry Group Predicts Steady Gold and Silver Prices for 2015

A group of analysts recently submitted their 2015 gold and silver price predictions to the London Bullion Market Association. When an average of … [Read more...]

“Wow – This Guy I Know Doubled His Gold Holdings Just By Timing the Gold:Silver Ratio!”

Way too often, we hear of something after the fact and go “why didn’t I think of that.” This can be awfully frustrating when it comes to … [Read more...]

Palladium May Be About to Explode in North America

"A homerun or more in 2015 is very likely" for palladium, according to Seeking Alpha. The market watchdog pointed to steadily rising prices in the … [Read more...]

Global Insecurity is Good for Two Things: Gossip and Gold

When international anxiety spikes, there are usually just two groups of people who see a silver lining: newscasters and gold investors. Of course, for … [Read more...]

LBMA “experts” go for $1,211 gold price average in 2015, $16.76 silver

Each year, the renowned London Bullion Market Association announces price forecasts for precious metals after receiving submissions from invited … [Read more...]

Does the Oscar Awards Statue Contain Real Gold?

Just when you think all the excitement is over after January 1st, think again. We’ve got football, and yes, the annual Oscar awards. This year’s … [Read more...]

What Does 2015 Hold for Silver?

There’s no doubt that silver has seen an impressive performance so far in 2015. According to one report, the beginning of 2015 has been the best start … [Read more...]

MetalsWired Markets Roundup – February 9

After a better than expected jobs report last Friday, gold and silver dropped 4% and 3% respectively on the week and also added speculation to whether … [Read more...]

Correlation between Gold, Oil and Interest Rates Being Challenged

It’s long been held that gold and silver move in tandem, and have a long-term relationship. But recent events are showing a strain in this … [Read more...]