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All That Glitters Is Not Gold

You might have heard the phrase, “all that glitters is not gold”. It isn’t clear where exactly that phrase originated, but what is clear is that a truer phrase was never spoken. Many items that you think would be extremely valuable, appearing to be real and solid gold, turn out to be anything but. Gold Read more »

Shocking Cash for Gold Investigations

Out of Bakersfield, CA an eyewitness news team did an investigative report on the cash for gold market and some of the findings are shocking.  The team took a gold ring and had it weighed, tested, and appraised by a trusted jeweler.  The team then took the ring to several cash for gold businesses.  The Read more »

Selling Gold and Silver Items You Didn’t Know You Had

Although most people immediately think of jewelry when they think of selling gold and silver items, historically many items have been made with precious metals and have value.  Items such as dinnerware, candelabras, serving plates, and other household items may have gold or silver content that can be sold. While gathering items to bring in Read more »

The Gold Standard