APMEX Statement On Current Precious Metals Market Conditions

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With precious metal prices surging late last week and early this morning, the demand for these metals is forcing many dealers in precious metals into the difficult position of not filling orders or holding them to wait for the market stabilizes a bit. Over the weekend, APMEX CEO Ken Lewis sent an email to customers outlining the difficult situation the company faces and that patrons will face longer-than-normal delays in shipping as the company works …

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Mail Bag – Where to Get Precious Metal Prices

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Today’s Mail Bag question comes from Andrew and it is a question I suspect more than one reader has in these days of high demand for precious metals – Where can I get daily prices? The truth is, there are a lot of resources out there and all of them report basically the same information. The trick, however, is actually finding them because Google, Bing and other search engines don’t always give the best, most …

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Counterfeit Precious Metals Websites Erupt With Volatility of Market

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The following is a press release from the Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) who reminds collectors and investors to be weary of websites selling precious metals. Over the course of the past several days, 18 counterfeit sites have been identified by ACTF. The 11- year low in silver and the uncertainty of the economy during the COVID-19 crisis has triggered the rush to buy silver across the United States. The Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) has been …

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