Treasured Maple Leaf Coins

February 28, 2023 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Series, Gift Ideas, Gold, Silver - No Comments

As a general rule, precious metal bullion coins are available for much lower premiums than collectible coins of the same precious metal purity. The main reason for that is that bullion coins are produced in much higher quantities. Obviously, mints have an interest to sell at least a portion of their bullion coins with higher ... Continue reading

US Mint Medals

October 15, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Minting Institutions, Precious Metal Investing, Silver - No Comments

When buying physical precious metals, most investors buy either bullion coins or bullion bars. Other options exist though such as bullion jewelry or decorative objects out of bullion quality silver. These will however cost much higher premiums since they are more expensive to produce (and also because of the lower demand for them). Medals, such ... Continue reading

Wildflowers of Australia bullion series

August 31, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Series, Gold, Silver - No Comments

One of the mints that has seen a steady increase in the popularity of its bullion products is the Royal Australian Mint. Even though it still lags behind the Perth Mint in terms of sales and renown, more and more investors and coin collectors from Australia and other countries across the world buy the collectible ... Continue reading

Zimbabwean Gold Coins

July 31, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Exotic Coins, Gold, Silver - No Comments

As the citizens of more and more countries across the world are struggling to deal with the effects of inflation, types of investments that provide a stable store of wealth are becoming more and more popular. Gold has always been a safe haven in times like these and one country that has had to deal ... Continue reading

Royal Mint 886 Collection

July 15, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Gift Ideas, Gold, Minting Institutions, Silver - No Comments

Just like any other commercial business striving for profit, more and more government mints are trying to branch out into other areas. The production of jewelry seems natural for a company that is already renowned for the quality of its bullion products. However, instead of producing 24 karat jewelry which is not really suitable for ... Continue reading

Luxembourg Silver Niobium Coins

June 15, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Knowledge, Coin Series, Silver - No Comments

The previous article on this blog introduced the collectible silver niobium coins from Austria that are still being minted each year. However, there exists another popular collectible coin series that is comprised of bimetallic coins out of silver and the rare precious metal of niobium. These are the Luxembourg silver niobium coins that were first ... Continue reading

Silver Niobium Coins from Austria

May 30, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Knowledge, Coin Series, Silver - No Comments

When most people think of precious metal coins, they picture coins that are made out of gold or silver. Most serious precious metal investors however know that platinum bullion coins and palladium bullion coins exist as well. There are other precious metals though such as rhodium or niobium that are hardly known among the general ... Continue reading

Super Incuse Maple Leaf coins

May 15, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Knowledge, Coin Series, Silver - No Comments

Most precious metal investors that buy coins regard the coin design as a secondary feature. After all, when you buy silver bullion coins for the purpose of investment, it is the premium that you will have to pay above the spot price of the metal that will interest you most of all. However, collectible precious ... Continue reading

Ukrainian Archangel Michael coins

April 15, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Coin Series, Exotic Coins, Gold, Silver - No Comments

With the Ukraine constantly being the focus of so many news stories these days due to the ongoing war with Russia, I thought it might interest some readers to know that there are some Ukrainian gold and silver coins that investors as well as collectors might be interested in buying. Apart from the 1 oz ... Continue reading

Convex Silver Coins

January 31, 2022 by Buy-Gold.Link in Exotic Coins, Silver - No Comments

Many coin collectors have a strong preference for adding coins to their collection that are somewhat unusual. Mints have used various methods to create such coins like coloring, gold-plating etc. but few mints have so far issued collectible precious metal coins that deviate from the standard and traditional round coin shape. There have been some ... Continue reading