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.

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Are Precious Metals Like Gold and Silver Magnetic?

Some think the magnet test is a good way to tell if you have real gold and silver. We’ll explain whether this is an accurate test.

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What Is Precious Metal Refining?

If you have precious metal scrap you want to sell, it’s important to know what precious metal refining is and what refineries do.

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How To Sell Your Scrap Gold (The Right Way)

Selling your scrap gold can be a great way to make extra cash, but it’s important to do it the right way. Learn how to sell your scrap gold correctly here.

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What Is Argentium Silver?

Argentium silver is a part of a new generation of silver alloys. Learn about what Argentium silver is and its notable features here.

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Rarest Precious Metals In 2021

The value of many precious metals are hitting new highs. We’ve developed a list of the rarest precious metals to help you gain a new perspective on the market.

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Why Silver Is Popular In 2021

Read on to learn more about the factors driving a newfound interest in silver and where it could be headed in the future.

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