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Gold $1,772.40 -$10.90
Silver $25.91 -$0.01
Platinum $1,047.40 -$19.80
Palladium $2,496.00 -$40.20
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Platinum $1,047.40 -$19.80
Palladium $2,496.00 -$40.20

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Knowledge Base

The BullionMax Knowledge Base is where you can find everything you need to know about coins, bullion, and precious metals. From avid collectors who want to learn about handling and storing their coins, to investors seeking more information about how to get involved with precious metals, the Knowledge Base has it all. Covering coin fundamentals, security, mining, technology, and sustainability all the way through to expert advice, the Knowledge Base is your go-to resource.

There is much more to coins than storing them away in a dark place for future use. Caring for coins and understanding their value make the collecting process more enjoyable and rewarding. Learn the ins-and-outs of coin collecting, including how to identify good coin investments, what to do if a coin gets damaged, how to appraise your coins, and much more.
Gold, silver, palladium, and other precious metals have stood the test of time as store-of-value assets. For centuries, precious metals have been used for trading, collecting, and investing across almost all civilizations globally. If you want to start considering these investments for your portfolio, you first must learn the fundamentals of precious metals investing.
The properties of precious metals such as gold, silver, platinum, and others are important in not only the development of bullion but other important applications as well. Learn how and why precious metals are “precious” and the properties they possess that make them useful in applications from jewelry to circuit boards to battery cells.
The process of extracting precious metals from the Earth is called mining. Mining is important because it directly affects the market supply for gold, silver, and other metals. Explore different types of mines and mining techniques, along with answering some fundamental questions around the mining process.
Coins and bullion are only good so long as you can keep them secure. Many collectors have had their precious metals compromised, leading to irreparable damage and/or loss. Learn how to safely secure your gold and silver, and even how to transport your coins and bullion if necessary. With these tips, you will sleep better knowing your precious metals are secure.