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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.

Platinum Demystified: A Must-Read Guide

The allure of platinum has captivated humanity for centuries, drawing in investors, scientists, and artisans. But what is it that makes platinum so special? In this comprehensive guide, we uncover the secrets of platinum by unlocking its properties, exploring its diverse uses, and uncovering its role in the precious metal market. Get ready to be […]

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Mints Around the World

Back in October, we began our journey to mints around the world. Check out this infographic for stats and learn more in our first blog post from the series.

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Gold Prices Reach New Heights

UPDATE: Gold pricing surged and hit a record $2,154 per ounce on Wednesday, March 20th as a global rush for bullion continues and traders expect interest rate cuts. If you’re considering selling gold, this is the time! Start the process by getting an estimate for your payout. Gold prices have been on a tear in […]

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American Silver Eagle Coin

The History of the American Silver Eagle Coin

Want to get your hands on a tangible piece of American history that shines brightly through time? In this article, we invite you along on a behind-the-scenes journey to see the process behind the creation of the American Silver Eagle coin. We’ll make stops at every step of production from sourcing the purest silver to […]

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Rhodium: A Hidden Gem of the Precious Metals Market

Most people haven’t heard of rhodium. But this unsung hero of the precious metals market is making a remarkable rise that is outperforming gold, platinum, and palladium. Rhodium seems to be the hidden gem that everyone has overlooked. In this article, we’ll delve into the secrets behind rhodium’s high value, the factors fueling its record […]

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Unveiling the Hidden World of Coin Production: A Global Tour of Major Mints

Do you ever stop to think about where the coins in your wallet come from? Welcome to the world of coin production, where intricate designs are transformed into tangible currency that we use every day. In this article, we’ll go on a global tour of major mints showcasing the craftsmanship and dedication behind currency. What […]

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