Looking for a five ounce silver America the Beautiful bullion coin? More people collect US coins than those of any other nation so a mintage of 33,000 is a drop in the bucket when it comes to satisfying demand. What should have been a mintage three times larger shrunk due to technical difficulties at the US Mint.
It might be either, whichever is offering you the cheaper gold. BullionVault lets all owners of gold offer it to new buyers on BullionVault’s public order board at the price of their choice, and you get the cheapest available – automatically. We are competing with 36,000 users to offer you gold at the best possible gold. So you might be buying from anyone, but whoever owns the gold they have never touched it. Only Good Delivery gold bought originally from professional dealers on the London market, and held permanently in accredited vaults, is allowed into BullionVault.
Venues like Amazon and eBay/PayPal make it possible to buy gold coins and silver coins with a credit card. They accept ACH debits from a checking account for payment as well. I use both methods when making purchases online.
Once you are comfortable you can then take the next step into precious metal coinage such as the American Silver Eagle and Gold American Eagle. The cost of these coins actually fluctuates with the cost of the precious metals as they are minted 99.99% pure by the U.S. Mint.
She wasn’t smiling at me, exactly. It’s quite possible that she didn’t even know I was in the coin shop; I had ducked in in a last ditch effort to find souvenirs that wouldn’t strain the already testy seams of my duffel bag. In an effort to cut down on extravagant spending, I’d only brought one bag with me; my flawless logic was that I would never dream of buying something without any estimation of how I could possible ferry it back overseas. I was wrong, of course, and my packing space was at such a premium that any further souvenirs had to be such that they could be stuffed into my jean pockets. Hence, the