• Largest Silver Mines in the World

    Largest Silver Mines in the World

    We’ve taken some time to write an article detailing the largest silver mines in the world. These behemoths make up 35%+ of the silver mined in the entire world. If you are looking to invest in silver mines you might want to start researching one of these. As with any business over the last few years, silver mining has seen gains and declines which means defining even the “top 10″ silver mines is a rapidly shifting landscape. However, several silver mines are consistently at the top of the charts, mining some 35% of the world’s silver mining production. Here’s a quick list (in no particular order.) BHT Billiton (Cannington) Queensland, Australia – Produced some 5% of the world’s mining supply with ~39 million ounces in 2012. Also the world’s largest lead mine. Pan American Silver (Canada) Peru, Bolivia, Mexico, Argentina – Although based in Canada, Pan American’s silver mine in Alamo ... Read More »
  • Where Should I Buy Silver?

    Where Should I Buy Silver?

  • 4 Silver Flatware Buying Tips

    4 Silver Flatware Buying Tips

  • Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

    Silver Coins vs Silver Bullion

  • How much is a silver half dollar worth?

    How much is a silver half dollar worth?

  • Washington Quarter 1932 to Present

    Washington Quarter 1932 to Present

    Pre 1965 Washington Quarters are 90% silver and have roughly .1808 oz of silver with a melt value of $ Of all the U.S. coins, the Washington Quarter has been, in all its incarnations, perhaps the most distributed coin in history. First minted in 1932, the Washington Quarter remained essentially unchanged until 1965 when the metal content was changed. From 1965 until 1998, with the exception of the Bi-centennial reverse coins minted in 1975-1976, the overall design still remained the same. From 1999 until 2008, the Mint produced the 50 states quarters with an updated obverse and reverses featuring each state. Every state was featured as well as the District of Columbia and the U.S. Territories with mint runs for each. From 2010 until current, Washington Quarters have the same obverse as the 1999+ quarters but have new reverses featuring some feature of the U.S. These are known as the “America The ... Read More »
  • 1878 Morgan Silver Dollar

    1878 Morgan Silver Dollar

  • Kennedy Half Dollar 1964 to 1970

    Kennedy Half Dollar 1964 to 1970

  • Walking Liberty Half Dollar 1916 to 1947

    Walking Liberty Half Dollar 1916 to 1947

  • Roosevelt Dime 1946 to 1964

    Roosevelt Dime 1946 to 1964