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Learn the benefits and basic steps to investing in Precious Metals with our Investing Guides for beginners, including How-To guides for investing in Gold, Silver, Platinum, and Palladium. 

Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGBs) vs Gold ETFs 

Sovereign Gold Bonds (SGBs) vs Gold ETFs 

Holding gold to preserve wealth has always been a popular strategy. But you have options besides holding physical gold to…
How Are Junk Bonds and Gold Prices Related?

How Are Junk Bonds and Gold Prices Related?

Junk bonds and gold prices are not directly related, but they may both react to investor sentiment and market conditions.
Rethinking the Gold-Oil Price Relationship 

Rethinking the Gold-Oil Price Relationship 

Investors compare oil and gold prices as market indicators. Generally, when oil rises, so does gold. But that is not…

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Gold Investing Guide 

If you are ready to start investing in gold, this guide covers everything from the benefits of investing in gold to how to find a

Guide to Investing in Palladium

From bars to coins, learn why Palladium is a great addition to any portfolio – from unique designs to ETFs, palladium is the untapped metal.

Platinum Investing Guide 

Platinum is an important Precious Metal because of its diversification to any investor's portfolio and its various industrial uses. For anyone trying to become more

How To Store Silver Bars

Want to make your Silver bar storage situation top-notch? This guide outlines how to store Silver bars safely and securely.

Currency and Precious Metals in Failed Economies

Throughout history, currencies have collapsed. What currency will then be used in our failed economy? Most investors protect their wealth with gold and silver investing.

Why Silver is a Good Place to Start Investing

Investing in Precious Metals is a good hedge against inflation, but Silver offers things Gold, Platinum, and Palladium do not: flexibility, price and increasing practical
silver stacking

What is Silver Stacking?

We hear about Silver Stackers today, but do we know who they really are, or what they do? It is a common question among those

What is a Silver IRA?

Some financial influencers are fans of Silver IRAs. Find out what they are, how they work and how they differ from other types of IRAs.
affordable investments: american silver eagles

Affordable Investments: American Silver Eagles

First released in 1986, the American Silver Eagle is the United States' official Silver bullion coin. Silver Eagles are also IRA-eligible, as they meet the

The Basics of Investing in Silver

When considering the live price of Silver and whether to invest, you will want to know the basics with help from APMEX. The price on

Physical Gold Value Vs Bitcoin Value

Gold has intrinsic value and many applications besides currency. Bitcoin is only used as currency, meaning it is entirely lacking intrinsic value.

What are the Top 10 Gold Coins for Investment?

This is the perfect time to take stock of your current Gold investment coins and bars and to plan your upcoming Gold investment acquisitions. APMEX

What is a Gold IRA?

Precious Metals IRAs are becoming more popular. What is a Gold IRA? How does it work?
Platinum

Discover The Purchasing Power of Platinum

Increasingly, more investors are looking towards platinum to diversify their holdings. Explore the value of platinum and potential future demand.
A silver APMEX bar for an article titled "What is Fine Silver?"

What is Fine Silver?

Explore the world of fine silver. Learn how it's produced, its applications, investment insights and more today!
Gold and silver coins in front of a chart for an article titled "What is Premium Over Spot?"

What is Premium Over Spot?

Discover how things like rarity, production costs, and market demand all influence premiums and how it all relates to spot prices.

The Gold to Platinum Ratio

The Gold to Platinum ratio indicates how much Platinum it takes to buy Gold. It indicates the relative strength of Gold prices compared with Platinum

Silver Price Per Ounce Today

When you look at the APMEX Silver price chart and you're deciding on when to invest, consider all the many uses for Silver. Demand like
Silver bullion

Could The Price of Silver Ever Reach $1,000 Per Ounce?

Could the price of silver ever surpass $1000 per ounce? Some speculators may hope so, but it is unlikely. We will explain why.

History of Platinum Prices

One of the most important reasons people buy Platinum is because it helps balance their portfolio. Some investors are comfortable buying what they know, such

How is the Silver Spot Price Set?

The Silver Spot Price is determined by several factors that influence the Precious Metals market. APMEX explains what those factors are and what it means
If you are ready to start investing in gold, this guide covers everything from the benefits of investing in gold to how to find a
From bars to coins, learn why Palladium is a great addition to any portfolio – from unique designs to ETFs, palladium is the untapped metal.
Platinum is an important Precious Metal because of its diversification to any investor’s portfolio and its various industrial uses. For anyone trying to become more
Want to make your Silver bar storage situation top-notch? This guide outlines how to store Silver bars safely and securely.
Throughout history, currencies have collapsed. What currency will then be used in our failed economy? Most investors protect their wealth with gold and silver investing.
Investing in Precious Metals is a good hedge against inflation, but Silver offers things Gold, Platinum, and Palladium do not: flexibility, price and increasing practical
We hear about Silver Stackers today, but do we know who they really are, or what they do? It is a common question among those
Some financial influencers are fans of Silver IRAs. Find out what they are, how they work and how they differ from other types of IRAs.
First released in 1986, the American Silver Eagle is the United States’ official Silver bullion coin. Silver Eagles are also IRA-eligible, as they meet the
When considering the live price of Silver and whether to invest, you will want to know the basics with help from APMEX. The price on
Gold has intrinsic value and many applications besides currency. Bitcoin is only used as currency, meaning it is entirely lacking intrinsic value.
This is the perfect time to take stock of your current Gold investment coins and bars and to plan your upcoming Gold investment acquisitions. APMEX
Precious Metals IRAs are becoming more popular. What is a Gold IRA? How does it work?
Increasingly, more investors are looking towards platinum to diversify their holdings. Explore the value of platinum and potential future demand.
Explore the world of fine silver. Learn how it’s produced, its applications, investment insights and more today!
Discover how things like rarity, production costs, and market demand all influence premiums and how it all relates to spot prices.
The Gold to Platinum ratio indicates how much Platinum it takes to buy Gold. It indicates the relative strength of Gold prices compared with Platinum
When you look at the APMEX Silver price chart and you’re deciding on when to invest, consider all the many uses for Silver. Demand like
Could the price of silver ever surpass $1000 per ounce? Some speculators may hope so, but it is unlikely. We will explain why.
One of the most important reasons people buy Platinum is because it helps balance their portfolio. Some investors are comfortable buying what they know, such
The Silver Spot Price is determined by several factors that influence the Precious Metals market. APMEX explains what those factors are and what it means

More Guides for You

What is Bullion?

Gold, Silver, Platinum, and Palladium all come in various forms and sizes to create a variety of options for investors and collectors.  

What Is an Eagle

Since the U.S. Mint’s American Eagle program began in 1986, Gold and Silver Eagles have remained a popular choice among both investors and collectors

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