new Queen’s Beasts gold coins

May 30, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Series, Gold - No Comments

It is quite rare for a new bullion coin series to be released. It is even rarer for the coins of this new series to come out in rapid fire succession. Most of the government mints that run a major gold bullion coin series like the Chinese Gold Pandas or the Australian Gold Kangaroos bring ... Continue reading

Why buy historic gold coins?

May 15, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Gold, Precious Metal Investing - No Comments

As physical gold can be bought in the shape of gold coins (contemporary gold bullion coins or historic gold coins that are no longer minted), gold rounds or gold bars, gold buyers will generally decide at one point which of these options they should focus on. There are advantages and disadvantages associated with all three ... Continue reading

Why buy Palladium?

April 30, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Palladium, Precious Metal Investing - No Comments

The last blog article focused on why you should buy platinum. This article will be another precious metal that actually has many things in common with platinum. That metal is palladium. It is silver white in color and known for its high density. “Why buy palladium?” is the question that I will attempt to answer ... Continue reading

Why buy Platinum?

April 15, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Platinum, Precious Metal Investing - No Comments

When reading articles online that deal with investing in precious metals, almost all of them focus on gold and/or silver. However, most precious metals dealers online also offer platinum and palladium bullion products, yet few investors are well informed about investing in these metals. This month, Buy-Gold.Link will publish two articles that will deal with ... Continue reading

Bullion Products with Security Features

March 30, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Precious Metal Investing - No Comments

Security is increasingly becoming an issue when buying precious metals. There are many companies in China that specialize in reproducing famous coins, from the ancient Chinese coins that have a square hole in the middle all the way up to renowned brands in the bullion market. These fake coins and bars (often filled with tungsten ... Continue reading

Sizes of gold bullion coins

March 15, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Knowledge, Gold - No Comments

Most gold bullion coins are offered in the standard sizes of 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/10 oz and sometimes even 1/15 oz and 1/20 oz. If you were to think that these are all the sizes that exist, you would be mistaken. So what are the biggest and smallest sizes of gold bullion ... Continue reading

Small gold bars vs. small gold coins

February 27, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Bullion Bars, Gold - No Comments

There cannot be any doubt that the variety of gold bullion products is higher now than ever before in the history of mankind. Only a few decades ago, most gold bullion coins existed in only one size which was usually one troy ounce. Nowadays, some gold bullion coins like the Australian Kangaroo gold coins are ... Continue reading

The United States Mint’s new Liberty Coin Series

February 13, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Gold, Rare Coins - No Comments

Have you ever wondered which image appears the most often on precious metal bullion coins? The clear winner in that category must be America’s Lady Liberty. Not only did Lady Liberty appear in various ways on a whole range of gold coins that were minted by the United States Mint before 1933 (Liberty Gold Dollars, ... Continue reading

50th Anniversary South African Krugerrands

January 30, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Series - No Comments

Which contemporary gold bullion coin is the most traded (and most widely owned) worldwide even 50 years after its inception? That distinction belongs to the 22 karat South African Krugerrand coins that experts estimate have been traded 60 million times since they were first introduced in 1967. The 50th Anniversary South African Krugerrands that are issued in ... Continue reading

2017 Gold Sovereign’s 200th Anniversary

January 14, 2017 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Series, Gold - No Comments

Have you ever wondered which contemporary gold bullion coin can look back upon the longest history? That distinction goes to the British Gold Sovereign that will celebrate its 200th anniversary in 2017. The original Sovereign even goes as far back as 1489 when a thus-named coin was struck under the reign of King Henry VII. ... Continue reading