If you’ve been curious about whether buying gold is the right option for you, we are here to help with answers to some of the most commonly asked questions.
Why own gold, especially in a safe country like New Zealand? In short, it’s all about reducing financial risk. These risks include things like a declining New Zealand dollar, economic recession, banking and financial meltdowns, lower New Zealand interest rates and a second GFC.
Tariff classification of gold, silver, or platinum bars, ingots, or rounds
Minted or investment bars, ingots or rounds of fine gold, fine silver, or platinum are generally bars of precious metal or rolled into strips and stamped out (struck, or minted), although some types may be made by casting.
Walk downtown, visit your local shopping mall, open your newspaper, check your mailbox or shop online; either way you are likely to be bombarded by many messages from people wanting to buy your old jewellery.
A quick online search for ‘selling old jewellery’ delivers pages of google adwords and many options for mum or dad wanting to cash in their jewellery or old gold.