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Buying, Selling, and Storing Precious Metal

A Guide for Navigating the Metals Marketplace. Buying, Selling, and Investing Storing Precious Metal
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Created by Jerry Western
Last updated 3/2013
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What Will I Learn?
To become familiar with the options and pitfalls of buying, selling, and storing Precious Metals.
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The metals markets can be challenging for the first time investor.

What does fineness mean?  How about spot, proof, and bullion?

This Guide to Investing In Precious Metals course is meant to be an informative guide to the Gold and Silver Marketplace.  From Market Timing, to Finding a Dealer, to Safely Storing your Precious Metals, this course has it all.

It is meant to be as broad and inclusive a guide as time and space allow.  It’s packed with crucial industry knowledge to allow you to confidently maneuver the Silver and Gold marketplace.

The guide to investing in precious Metals course consists of a series of over 100 slides from college lectures.

It should take one hour to complete.

Instructor consultation will be via e-mail.

Take this ultimate Guide to Investing In Precious Metals course right now and learn everything about metals marketplace.

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone who wants to learn about participating in the gold Bull Market.
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Curriculum For This Course
Expand All 14 Lectures Collapse All 14 Lectures 01:05:21
The Market
4 Lectures 23:30
There are a surprising number of answers to this question.
Preview 06:33

This lecture compares and contrasts the two metals.
Preview 05:27

A discussion of the relative merits of each Precious Metal as compared to the other.
Which is Better to Own? Gold or Silver?

A presentation of the different forms that metals come in so that you get the most for your money (and don't get ripped off).
Types of Metal Ownership
2 Lectures 13:55
From where do I purchase?  What should I expect to pay? How do I know I’m getting what I paid for?
Purchasing Coins

The predominant gold and silver coins of the world are detailed.  Emphasis is given to U.S. and Canadian coins.
Types of Precious Metal Coins
Keeping and Safekeeping
4 Lectures 12:22
Numerous options are presented and the merits of each are discussed.
Where to Store your Precious Metals

It happened before.  It can happen again.  What to look out for.
Confiscation Issues and Lessons Learned

Not all metals are taxed equally.  Find out which have a lower tax rate.
Taxes and Reportable Transactions

What forms of Precious Metal are allowable?  There are differences and need to be understood before moving metal into an account.
Holding Precious Metals in Retirement Accounts and IRAs
Third Party Sales and Storage
4 Lectures 15:34
Options are presented.  A better way is found.
Jewelry Sales and Cash 4 Gold

The differences are substantial.  What you must know.
Pooled Accounts vs. Allocated Accounts

Many third party storage options exist.  A comprehensive list is presented.
Companies that Store Metal for You

Over 100 Recommended Research Sites, Authors, Analysis and Editorial sites, and Subscription Services are documented.
Conclusion and Resources
About the Instructor
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The Gold Money Guy

Mr. Western has bought, sold, and collected coins since he was a child.  He teaches College courses about Gold and Silver, Money, Inflation, and related topics including Precious Metal Equities.  It is his wish that others come to a better  understanding of money and our monetary system.

Mr. Western has an intense interest in all things gold and silver.

Look for other courses from him  on Inflation, The Gold and Silver Industry, and Gold and Silver Stocks and Equities.

He can be reached at

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