To buy silver at a low price, check whom the purchase will be made from and if they're reputable. Make sure to purchase silver valued by weight rather than collector's demand as is found in rare coins. Also, know what ty... More »

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The spot price of gold and silver is derived from the price of gold and silver futures contracts in the nearest month with the most volume of that commodity on the market. Sometimes that is the current month, but it can ... More »

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A few tips for buying silver coins are that the buyer should know the dealer, the buyer should not purchase exotic coins and the buyer should avoid buying premium, which is the cost per troy ounce charged by a dealer ove... More »

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To get the best price when selling silver, know the appraised value of the silver and compare it with the available resources that purchase silver, namely coin, pawn or jewelry shops, road show dealers, smelters or onlin... More »

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The price of silver is displayed on websites such as Silver Price and BullionVault. Both websites use a chart to show the current silver price per ounce and per kilogram. The chart can be toggled to show silver prices fr... More »

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The selling price of scrap silver is mostly affected by the market price of silver at the moment of selling. The value of a piece of scrap silver also depends highly on its purity. The greater the purity of a piece, the ... More »

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The price of silver depends on market forces such as supply and industrial demand. Other factors, such as the activity of large institutional investors, the price of gold and mining costs, also affect the price. More »

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