Gold Coins and Silver Coins
Buying Silver Coins
About Buying Silver Coins
Investing in gold and silver coins is one of the most convenient and practical way of investing in precious metals. And buying silver coins is the most inexpensive and the most attractive way. You can also buy gold, platinum and palladium coins but I recommend you to start with buying silver coins.
The most of the silver coins are bullion coins – they minted from .999 or .9999 fine silver. But sometimes you can be buying silver coins made from sterling silver too. And there are also silver coins which contain 90% of silver or less.
The most convenient and the most popular size you should consider when buying silver coins is 1 troy ounce (1 ozt or 1 oz) but you can buy also 1/20, 1/10, 1/4, 1/2, 1, 2 or 5 oz silver coins. And Mexico produce 1 kilo Mexican Silver Libertad too.
All the coins have legal tender face value and the weight and purity of all the silver coins are guaranteed by the Government of the countries which minted these coins.
But you can also buy not silver coins but silver rounds minted by different private companies from worldwide. The most known 1-oz silver rounds are Engelhard Silver Prospectors, Sunshine Silver Eagles, Wall Street Mint silver rounds A-Mark silver rounds etc. There are also a lot of generic 1-oz silver rounds on the bullion market.
Buying Silver Coins from Worldwide
There are many various silver coins in the world. The most known are 1-oz American Silver Eagle coins and 1-oz Canadian Silver Maple Leaf coins. Both these coins are silver bullion coins, made from .999 pure silver. American Silver Eagle and Canadian Silver Maple Leaf are the most popular silver bullion coins among gold and silver bullion investors.
But you can consider of buying silver coins minted in other countries.
First, there are silver Mexican coins: 1-oz Mexican Silver Libertad made from .999 silver bullion, 1-oz Mexican Silver Onza made from sterling silver and 1968 Olympic Mexican Silver 25 Pesos coin which contains 0.5209 oz of pure silver. Mexican silver coins sometimes are harder to find at local shops and dealers than American Eagle or Canadian Silver Maple Leaf but you can easily find these coins online.
Other countries also produce silver bullion coins. Consider buying silver coins from Australia (Australian Silver Kookaburra), China (Chinese Silver Panda), Russia (Russian George the Victorious), United Kingdom (Silver Britannia) and so on.
The most of the coins are silver bullion coins – they minted from .999 pure silver.
Investing in Silver Bullion Coins
Buying silver coins for your investment portfolio is a good idea. Silver bullion coins are easy to buy and sell, convenient to store, handling and shipping. They are very liquid, can be sold anytime and do not need additional assaying before selling.
The price you pay when buying silver coins is based on the spot silver price. You can find current daily updated spot silver price on our site. Usually silver coins have a little premium over spot silver price.
You can easily buy silver coins direct from various online and local sources. Buying silver coins from your local gold, silver or coin shops is the first way. The second way is buying silver coins online. Look for silver coins on online on auction sites (Ebay is the most popular site), online dealer’s websites, APMEX, MONEX or COMEX.
If you buying silver coins online you should also pay the shipping and handling cost so it is good idea to buy silver coins wholesale and always check the total price of your order.
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