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Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 4 What is YOUR STYLE?

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 4 What is YOUR STYLE?

If you enjoy assembling bullion or coins based on dates, designs or other themes, or you just like to own certain pieces because of the history behind them, then you may be a collector. There are many options in both precious metal bullion and numismatic coins to form a collection around.

Generally speaking these bullion pieces or coins will call for higher premiums simply due to a collector value, design intricacy or even historical significance or rareness. This would include but not be limited to Morgan and Peace Silver Dollars, Mint & Proof Sets, certified and non-certified bullion or coins, Government Minted bullion... Read on to learn more!

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 03/18/2016

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 3 What is YOUR STYLE?

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 3 What is YOUR STYLE?

If you actively prepare for emergencies such as an economic collapse, social or political unrest, hazardous weather or any other circumstances that could disrupt your current way of life, then you may be a survivalist or a more ‘popular’ term currently, a prepper. Owning physical precious metals is a great way to prepare for many crises’. Another survivalist mindset factor is wanting to buy the ‘cheapest’ silver and gold possible,in other words survivalists are not buying silver and gold for its numismatic value, its collector value or even necessarily its beauty or design; they are buying as close to the current spot price lowest premium) as possible and when they think it is the best time to buy according to market conditions and any blogs, groups and/or forums they have been reading... Read on to learn more!

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 01/19/2016

The 'New' 2016 Chinese Silver Panda 30g BU

The 'New' 2016 Chinese Silver Panda 30g BU

Panda coins are one of the most popular Chinese modern coin issues and they have a different Panda design each year! 2016 coin is important for a major change with the series; the 2016 Chinese Silver Panda no longer weighs in at 1 Troy Ounce - it is now following the metric system and weighs in at 30 grams... read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/19/2015

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 2 What is YOUR STYLE?

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 2 What is YOUR STYLE?

If your main focus is building and preserving wealth for your future, then you may be an investor. Diversifying your other holdings (like a 401(k), mutual funds, savings accounts, etc.) with precious metals is a great way to make sure you do not have all of your eggs in one basket! There are even IRAs that accept certain precious metals as an asset while keeping the tax benefits associated with an IRA account type; if that is something that piques your interest, SilverTowne facilitates accounts of this type (see more information here). Another investor mindset factor is the availability of the ‘buy-back’ value; if at any point you want to ‘cash out’ on the bullion you have purchased, you will want product that is common so dealers will be willing to buy from you... Read on to learn more!

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 09/25/2015

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 1

Introduction to Owning Silver & Gold - Post 1

For over 2,000 years metals like silver and gold have been a constant, trusted source representing money for trading purposes. From ancient Egyptians to the backwaters of the lone prospector, precious metals have long been sought after for their value and beauty. People are naturally drawn to the metals' luster and shine, but where do you start when you want to own silver & gold?... Read on to learn more!

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 08/21/2015

SilverTowne Stackables Trademark Prospector .999 Silver Medallions Now Available in 5 Troy Ounces

SilverTowne Stackables Trademark Prospector .999 Silver Medallions Now Available in 5 Troy Ounces

In the autumn of 2014 SilverTowne launched a new concept in silver bullion medallions – SilverTowne Stackables™. Minted at our own SilverTowne Mint, the SilverTowne Stackables Trademark Prospector 1oz .999 Silver Medallions have become one our hottest selling silver rounds. Now we are excited to announce the release of the larger 5oz Trademark Prospector SilverTowne Stackables .999 Silver Medallions! Like their smaller 1oz siblings, the 5oz stackable medallions... read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 07/21/2015
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