Category Archives: Silver

2017 – The Year of Silver

The Royal Canadian Mint has created a new set of coins to celebrate the 150th birthday of Canada. On this special event, the mint has decided to release several collector coins for 2017. Among the latest coins is the 2017 Proof Silver Dollar, 2017 Classic Canadian Coin set, 2017 Fine Silver Coin (Maple Leaves and Grizzly Bear), and the 2017 $10 Fine Silver Coin Series. Excited with the news and planning to invest in silver coins? Here are a few reasons why investing in silver can be profitable Read more [...]

5 Tips to Avoid Being Cheated When You Need to Sell Gold and Silver

There are many reasons why someone chooses to sell their gold and silver. You might be having a financial crisis or perhaps you have just grown tired of your old jewelry. The internet is full of cautions to take when selling your gold and silver. If you are not careful, you run the risk of getting cheated or scammed. Advertisements for ‘cash-for-gold’ can be found on every corner of Toronto. To avoid getting cheated or falling for a scam, you need to do your research. Here are five crucial Read more [...]

Tips for Easy-Clean of Silver Artifacts

People often find the thought of cleaning tarnished silver artifacts to be intimidating. But not anymore! You can easily take care of dulled silver items at home without running to professional cleaners every time. Prompt washing After using silver items wash them immediately. This delays the tarnishing process. If tarnish begins to appear, clean it up with phosphate-free detergent that is gentle and not lemon-based. Use toothpaste Toothpaste is a miracle ointment for silver and Read more [...]