Resources for Up-to-Date Information About Precious Metals

Resources for Up-to-Date Information About Precious Metals

Making good decisions begins with having good information. As America’s Gold Authority®, U.S. Money Reserve prides itself on providing information to help customers make such informed decisions. Here’s a roundup of the golden resources we offer to polish your know-how about gold and other precious metals. Special Reports U.S. Money Reserve regularly publishes free special…

Au or Ag? Learn the Basics of Precious Metals

Au or Ag? Learn the Basics of Precious Metals

It’s always a good time to learn more about precious metals, but especially when National Coin Week rolls around. Join U.S. Money Reserve as we dive into the reasons to own gold, how gold compares to other popular asset classes, and more. What Are Gold and Silver? Gold and silver are two popular precious metals,…

silver in photography did you know

Silver In Photography: Did You Know?

Silver has long served as an integral component in analog photography because of its use in camera film. Traditional photography film coating contains microscopic silver halide crystals. Even today, many photographers and videographers have continued to use analog film for its rich color detail. If you’re interested in learning more, watch this episode of U.S.…

the worlds leading silver producer did you know

Silver Production in Mexico: Did You Know?

Silver production in Mexico has been thriving from colonial times to today. Mexico is a leading producer of silver today, particularly in the state of Zacatecas. If you’re interested in learning more, watch this episode of U.S. Money Reserve’s “Did You Know?” Silver Production in Mexico: Did You Know? – Video Transcription Narrator     …

spooky tales of ghosts & gold: did you know?

Paranormal Activity and Gold | Did You Know

If you are scared of ghosts, you may want to stay away from the Phoenix Goldmine in Idaho Springs, Colorado. Legends of murder, witchcraft and mysterious spirits called “tommyknockers” give the former gold mine a chilling reputation. If you’re interested in learning more, watch this episode of U.S. Money Reserve’s “Did You Know?” Paranormal Activity…

4 benefits of buying and owning platinum did you know

4 Benefits Of Buying and Owning Platinum: Did You Know?

Does the precious metal platinum have a place in your portfolio? There are four great benefits of buying and owning platinum. If you’re interested in learning more, watch this episode of U.S. Money Reserve’s “Did You Know?” 4 Benefits Of Buying and Owning Platinum: Did You Know? – Video Transcription Narrator         …

american platinum eagle did you know

American Platinum Eagle: Did You Know?

In 1995, former Director of the United States Mint and current U.S. Money Reserve President, Philip N. Diehl, and others began the legislative process of creating a new platinum coin. The only U.S. bullion coin that has a yearly alternating design, this coin is unique in the pantheon of American Bullion for several reasons. If…

Gold's Electrical Conductivity Did You Know?

Gold’s Electrical Conductivity: Did You Know?

Copper and Aluminum are metals commonly utilized as electrical and heat conductors in engineering. But, so are precious metals like gold and silver. Gold’s electrical conductivity is used in electronics like computers and phones. If you’re interested in learning more, watch this episode of U.S. Money Reserve’s “Did You Know?” Gold’s Electrical Conductivity: Did You…

platinums resistance did you know?

Platinum’s Resistance: Did You Know?

One of the most valuable aspects of platinum is its inertness. The noble metal is very chemically stable, giving platinum resistance to corrosion and oxidation, even at high temperatures. This is partly why the metal has been so heavily prized. If you’re interested in learning more about platinum, watch this episode of U.S. Money Reserve’s…

3 Facts About Platinum: Did You Know?

While commonly associated with modern industry, platinum has been used since ancient Egypt, where platinum alloys adorned coffins along with gold and silver. If you’re interested in learning more about platinum, watch this episode overviewing 3 facts about platinum. 3 Facts About Platinum: Did You Know? – Video Transcript Narrator          (00:04):…

What Are Platinum and Palladium Used For

What Are Platinum and Palladium Used for?

You might not realize it, but you’re surrounded by precious metals—in the car, at the dentist, even if you were to go to outer space. Learn about two of the lesser-recognized precious metals—platinum and palladium—and the many ways they’re used. What Are Platinum and Palladium? One of the rarest metals, platinum—which is silver-white in color—was…