Precious Metals Blog

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How to Sell Estate Bullion & Coins

When people choose to invest in physical precious metals like gold bullion or silver coins, they’re often planning for the future–not just their own, but their family’s as well.

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The Uses of Platinum

In ancient times, Egyptians and early Americans used platinum for jewelry and decorative pieces. The first record of platinum dates back to 1557, when Italian physician Julius Scaliger described a

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How MGS Safely & Quickly Removes Gemstones from Scrap Jewelry

Here at MGS, we specialize in buying large lots of precious metal scrap from other businesses. Since our location is in New York’s famous Diamond District, we commonly get piles of old or broken

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Precious Metal Verifying Devices

With more than 30 years of experience assaying precious metals, we know how critical it is to get accurate results so all of our customers get a fair payout. We can’t tell you how many times over the

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Ask MGS: More Refinery Lingo

Customers who have sold precious metals before, but are doing business with MGS for the first time, are surprised to learn that we are one of the few refineries with completely transparent operations.

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Ask MGS: Refinery Lingo

If you are new to selling your precious metal scraps to a refinery like MGS, you may be surprised to discover some new lingo come up during the transaction phase. Since we’re a full-service refinery,

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