Category Archives: Silver

Gold’s Biggest Week Since 2011?

Gold’s biggest week since 2011? Gold looks like it’s headed for its biggest weekly rally in nine years driven by anticipation of another interest rate cut by the U.S. Federal Reserve and on investors fleeing to safe-haven assets because of a volatile … Continue reading

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Is a Troy Ounce the Same as a Regular Ounce?

If you want to buy or sell gold, other precious metals, or gemstones, you will want to check the current ounce price to determine its value.  However, don’t think that you can get an accurate dollar amount by weighing your … Continue reading

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The Difference between Pure Silver, Sterling Silver, Coin Silver, Junk Silver, and Silver Plating

Technically, silver is a metallic chemical element whose chemical symbol is Ag (Argentum) and whose atomic number is 47. Pure silver is a precious metal that is used to make jewelry, tableware (silverware), and coins, among other things.  It also … Continue reading

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