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New Release! 2019 Canadian Silver Maple Leaf!

New Release! 2019 Canadian Silver Maple Leaf!

The leaves have fallen and are now available in the form of the 2019 Canadian Silver Maple Leaf!

Produced in one Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver, the Canadian Maple Leaf has been highly sought after since its inception and initial production in 1988. This annually released legal tender coin depicts the current year date on the reverse as the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is exhibited on the obverse. Backed by the Canadian Government, each silver piece has a face value of $5 (CAD) and is available in many different...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 12/11/2018

SilverTowne Employee Profile Series: Cindy H.

SilverTowne Employee Profile Series: Cindy H.

Cindy H., Accounts Receivable

In May of 1988, Cindy walked through the doors at SilverTowne never expecting to spend 30 years of her life dedicated to the Hendrickson family. Initially hired to post orders in the system after they had been handwritten, Cindy has worked on the aforementioned catalog once produced as well as in the trade room. After learning multiple functions of the accounting department, Cindy has settled in taking care of accounts receivable along with many other tasks that aid in the ...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 12/11/2018

2018 Holiday Series: You Better Watch Out, You Better Not Cry

2018 Holiday Series: You Better Watch Out, You Better Not Cry

♫♫ ...better not pout, I’m telling you why. Santa Claus is comin’ to town! ♫♫

We are counting down the days until THE day arrives for which we have all been waiting. T-minus 18 days until jolly St. Nick makes his appearance in all our homes. Frankly, jealousy ensues a little as he is the only one that can get away with eating as many cookies as he does this time of year without being judged. Perks of the job I suppose.

Hopefully, Santa’s getting all the ideas and gifts he needs from us at SilverTowne while our own elves are working around the clock at our coin shop in Indiana. Now open on Saturdays through the 22nd of December, we have tried to aid Santa...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 12/06/2018

A Beginner's Guide To Spot Pricing

A Beginner's Guide To Spot Pricing

If you are in the beginning stages of owning precious metals, you may have wondered a time or two what “spot” pricing was and where it comes from. As confusing as it may seem, the process behind it may be more simple than you think.

What Is A "Spot" Price?

A “spot” price or “premium” is, simply put, the going rate of all precious metals including silver, gold, platinum, etc. It is a price dictated by the current market and changes every few seconds. It is a right now price and no past or future prices affect the price at...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 12/04/2018

2018 Holiday Series: It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

2018 Holiday Series: It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas

♫♫ Soon the bells will start... and the thing that will make them ring is the carol that you sing, right within your heart! ♫♫

Our first considerable snowfall occurred this week in Indiana and it is really starting to feel like the Christmas season. Our shop is fully decorated and Santa’s waiting to greet you at the door when you come by to see us for all your holiday needs.

As the aftermath of Black Friday, Cyber Monday, etc. settles, shopping mode has definitely taken hold and everyone is starting to feel the pressures of the holiday gift-giving season. But if you are really looking for the perfect gift, our friends here at...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/29/2018

New Release: 2019P Australia Silver Kookaburra

New Release: 2019P Australia Silver Kookaburra

Taking flight into the new year is the 2019 P Australia Silver Kookaburra!

This distinguished 1 Troy ounce bullion piece contains .9999 fine silver and happens to be Perth Mint’s longest-running silver coin starting in 1990.

A national symbol of Australia’s birdlife, the kookaburra is one of the largest species in the kingfisher family and is known for its unusual birdcall that sounds like laughter. The popular bird has been portrayed on the reverse of the pure silver coin with a new design every year...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/27/2018
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