Precious Metals Blog

The MGS Precious Metals Blog

Manhattan Gold & Silver is an industry leader in precious metal pricing and refining with more than 30 years of experience. During our time in the business, we’ve found the topic of precious metals to be a vast and interesting one. Here on our precious metals blog, we write in-depth posts about the science of precious metal refining, historical and modern uses for precious metals, market news, and much more.

bank rolls coins

What Is Coin Hunting?

Looking for a new hobby? Coin hunting is a fun and potentially lucrative hobby you could get into. We’ll explain how coin hunting works.

Read More

palladium element

Is It Worth Investing In Palladium in 2021?

In 2021, the value of palladium is growing explosively. Let’s find out what palladium is and whether you should consider investing in it.

Read More

platinum one troy ounce bar

What Are Platinum Group Metals (PGMs)?

Platinum group metals are some of the rarest elements on the planet. Learn about what platinum group metals are and their important uses here.

Read More

silver bars and gold

What Are Precious Metals?

What do metals like gold, silver and platinum have in common? They are all precious metals. We’ll explain what precious metals are.

Read More


6 Fun Facts About Silver

Silver has many important uses and an incredibly rich history. Read on to learn 6 fun facts about silver.

Read More

olympic gold medal

What Are Olympic Gold Medals Made Of?

With the Tokyo Summer Olympics approaching, one of the questions we have on our minds is: Are gold Olympic medals really made of gold? Find out.

Read More

Skip to content