“Junk” silver contain 90% silver by weight. Junk silver was minted in the United States prior to 1965. These coins are now regularly traded at 20 times face value. They are exchanged at much lower premiums than pure bullion. Many investors perceive “junk” silver to be the best investment of any kind. It’s value will always be at least the “face”value of the coin. The US dime: It currently trades as high as $2.00 each. but will never be worth zero. So the investment is considered to have a built-in hedge. Junk silver and silver coins can be purchased at Houston Gold Merchants.
Silver is a precious metal, less expensive than gold. Silver has been used for centuries as money. Silver comes in coins and bars. The US MINT does NOT manufacture bars. Houston Gold Merchants sells silver bars and silver coins. When you buy silver, it will come in one of three forms:
- SILVER COINS .999% PURE (American Silver Eagles or others)
- BARS .999% PURE (Johnson Matthey, Englehard or others)
- SILVER COINS .900% PURE (also called “JUNK” Silver)
BUY SILVER COINS
Coins – US Silver Eagle, Mexican Libertads, Canadian Maple Leafs, all of which are available at Houston Gold Merchants.
BUY SILVER BARS
BUY "JUNK" SILVER