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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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Is it Possible to Buy Silver at Spot Price?

The Silver spot price is constantly changing. Learn about buying Silver at its spot price and what spot price versus premium means with APMEX!

How is the Gold Spot Price Set?

Learn how the gold spot price is determined and how you can use that information to make better investment decisions.

Where to Buy Gold?

If you are new to investing, you may be wondering where is the best place to buy gold? Explore buying options and strategies for buying

How Much Does a Gold Bar Weigh?

How much do gold bars weigh? Is there a set size? Gold has been an enduring symbol of wealth for millennia, and the Gold bar

How Much is a Gold Bar Worth?

A Gold bar is a recognizable symbol of wealth. But how much is it worth, and how much can it be sold for?

How Much is a Gold Coin Worth?

Many people own Gold coins, but how much are they really worth? The value depends on both the weight of the Precious Metal and the

How to Buy Silver: For New Investors

New to buying silver? Learn about the market, what to buy, how to buy, and when to buy silver.

Why Buy Platinum Coins?

If you have been investing in gold and silver coins, you may be wondering about platinum coins. Are platinum coins a savvy investment?

How the U.S. Dollar Influences Precious Metals Prices

Learn about the inverse relationship between the U.S. dollar and precious metals with historical context and practical tips for investors.

Factors that Influence the Precious Metals Market

The Importance of Monitoring Precious Metals Prices

Discover a few reasons to track precious metals prices and how fluctuations may impact your portfolio.

Melt Values and Melt Value Prices

Considering selling your metal for melt value? Learn how to determine melt value and what metals may be best to sell for melt value.

Why Buy Gold?

Why should you buy gold? Explore the many reasons why adding gold to your portfolio can help you preserve your wealth.

Price of Gold Breaks the Historical Barrier of $2K Two Days in a Row

The news of recent events has caused Gold to spike over $2,000 and Silver to spike over $25, with the current prices at the time
The Silver spot price is constantly changing. Learn about buying Silver at its spot price and what spot price versus premium means with APMEX!
Learn how the gold spot price is determined and how you can use that information to make better investment decisions.
If you are new to investing, you may be wondering where is the best place to buy gold? Explore buying options and strategies for buying
How much do gold bars weigh? Is there a set size? Gold has been an enduring symbol of wealth for millennia, and the Gold bar
A Gold bar is a recognizable symbol of wealth. But how much is it worth, and how much can it be sold for?
Many people own Gold coins, but how much are they really worth? The value depends on both the weight of the Precious Metal and the
New to buying silver? Learn about the market, what to buy, how to buy, and when to buy silver.
If you have been investing in gold and silver coins, you may be wondering about platinum coins. Are platinum coins a savvy investment?
Learn about the inverse relationship between the U.S. dollar and precious metals with historical context and practical tips for investors.
Discover a few reasons to track precious metals prices and how fluctuations may impact your portfolio.
Considering selling your metal for melt value? Learn how to determine melt value and what metals may be best to sell for melt value.
Why should you buy gold? Explore the many reasons why adding gold to your portfolio can help you preserve your wealth.
The news of recent events has caused Gold to spike over $2,000 and Silver to spike over $25, with the current prices at the time

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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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