The Basics of Selling Gold

Gold coins

Selling gold is a fast and easy way to make some extra cash. If you have a collection of items that you no longer want or need, bring them to your gold dealer to collect some money. Keep reading to learn the basics of selling gold so you can get the best price every time.

Know the Value of What You Have
Protect yourself and your investment by doing research on your gold. Taking the time to learn the value of your items ensures that you get paid what they are worth. Whether you are in possession of gold coins, jewelry, bullion, or bars, it is hugely important to understand the way your pieces are valued before you try to sell them.

Stay Up-to-Date on Gold Prices
While it remains consistently high, the price of gold does fluctuate. You might want to watch the market before you decide to sell so you are aware of financial trends. Before you visit your gold dealer, check on the current price. If you go into the store with a strong understanding of both the value of your pieces and the current price of gold, you will leave with the money you deserve.

Work with a Reputable Dealer
One of the most important aspects of selling gold is to find a gold dealer who will give you an honest price. Research will help with this aspect of the process. Look into your intended dealer to make sure they have a strong reputation among the community.

Since 1974, Coins of the Realm has provided the Gaithersburg community with honest and fair gold and coin dealing services. We buy coins, jewelry, stamps, paper money, autographs, and precious metals. For more information on our services, check out our website or call us today at (301) 637-6220.

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Why Choose Coins of the Realm, Inc.?

  • Free storefront parking providing easy access.
  • Established in 1974 and still under original ownership and management providing decades of expertise in all aspects of buying and selling.
  • Financial Security – Since opening in April of 1974 every transaction of every size has been completed successfully without issue. Bank references available.
  • We provide accurate information in a professional no pressure environment allowing you to make sound decisions to sell, keep or buy collectibles and precious metals.