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Silver A Trusted Metal for Investment and also a Form of Money

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Silver the whitest, most malleable and most conductive metal known. Silver has had a variety of uses in history. It has been always a form of money and used widely in jewelry. Continue reading

Silver Prices Around The World Are Changing Mining Operations

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The silver investment that most people make has been pretty stable, but people are getting concerned that they are not going to get the same returns they did at one time. Continue reading

A New Volcano Coin with Mt Vesuvius’ Lava

Following the Erta Ale volcano of Ethiopia, the Mint of Poland has issued two-ounce silver coins. This is the second release during the ongoing volcano series of silver investment. The coin features an inlay of the actual lava oozing from Mount Vesuvius. Continue reading

Investing in Silver, Physical Vs Paper

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It is often considered to be a good idea for investors to hold precious metals such as gold or silver in their portfolios in order to hedge against inflation risk and to provide investors with the diversification that simply holding equities does not provide. Continue reading

Silver Investment On The Rise

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Since 2005, precious metals like silver coins have become a major investment. In 2008, the increase in silver investments has significantly skyrocketed. Silver investments have more than doubled the amount of silver EFT funds. Continue reading

Kentucky Investors Want Tax Exemption for Gold, Silver

Investors in Kentucky who deal in gold and silver bullion and coins feel that the state is double taxing them with 6 percent sales tax.

State Sen. John Schickel, R-Union has necessitated the need to exempt precious metal bullion or legal tender coins from the state’s sales tax levy. Gold, silver and other precious metal investors pay a sales tax beforehand plus capital gains tax when they sell it. Continue reading

The Eagerly Anticipated Antelope Silver Coin to be Soon Available from Universal Coin & Bullion

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Universal Coin & Bullion is a major distributor of coins. The Silver Antelope Coin depicting the North American Wildlife will soon be available from this distributor. Continue reading