• Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    When it comes to investing, especially in metals, gold is an expensive buy-in while silver makes a much more palatable investment, especially for the entry-level investor. However, when you look at silver and the silver market in general, many people discover a very important question. Which is the better investment, silver bullion or silver coins? The answer may surprise you and, if you’ve already started making some commitments in silver, you may wish you’d have seen this sooner. Let’s take a look at silver bullion: On the whole, silver bullion, whether in 1oz., 100oz. or 1000oz. bars is pretty much directly tied to current silver prices. This means if the spot price for silver drops some 15% as it did over a 2 day period in April, 2013, the value of your silver drops as well. It doesn’t much matter if your bar has the basic hallmarks for purity and ... Read More »
  • Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

  • Most Popular Silver Bullion

    Most Popular Silver Bullion

  • Largest Silver Mines in the World

    Largest Silver Mines in the World

  • Why Invest In Silver?

    Why Invest In Silver?

  • 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar

    1878 Morgan Silver Dollar

    The 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar has a value of between $30 and $60,000 Type: Morgan Dollar Value: $30.00 to $60,000.00 Silver Value : $ USD Mintage’s: 9.7 million in San Francisco, 2.2 million in Carson City, and 10 million in Philadelphia Metal Content: 90% silver, 10% copper Raw Weight: 26.73 g Silver Weight: .7735 oz Face Value: $1.00 Diameter: 1.5 in Edge: Reeded Years Minted: 1878 to 1904 and then again in 1921 This was the first year the Morgan Silver Dollar was minted. Due to differences in where the coin was minted and which dies were used, these coins have a variety of values. There are 8 feathered (8TF), 7 feathered (7TF), 7/8 feathered and those with a 1879 reverse. These were minted in both Carson City and in San Francisco and, at the higher end of the grading scales can have significant value. Read More »
  • Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

    Silver Coin Melt Values (Live)

  • Liberty Seated Half Dollar 1839 to 1886

    Liberty Seated Half Dollar 1839 to 1886

  • Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

    Franklin Half Dollar 1948 to 1963

  • Barber Half Dollar 1892 to 1916

    Barber Half Dollar 1892 to 1916