Buying Precious Metals

Buying Precious Metals From

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When buying precious metals from call toll free (1-800-225-7531) and ask a representative for a confirming quote. The website will show you a live buy and sell price which changes throughout the day. To convert this quotation into an invoice with a fixed price you must confirm with our live trading desk.

Our business hours are 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM Pacific Standard Time Monday-Friday.

This direct call will also allow you to ask questions about various forms of payment, coin or bar premiums or anything else you feel is needed to make an informed decision. Take your time because once you confirm an order to buy the product the order cannot be changed regardless of market movement.

If you like the price quote and want to place an order, simply ask for a Computer Confirmation Number. This will lock in your buying price and obligates both you and to the trade regardless of market movement after the trade.

Before buying precious metals from us remember that your quote will change as the precious metals now trade around the clock. After 10:30 AM (Pacific Standard Time) the domestic commodity market closes and the international live market continues throughout the day. We use an independent Bullion Desk Live Feed which moves our bullion products higher or lower and assures you an accurate quote.

Your order size is limited to $25,000.00 if you have not already established a funded account with There is no limit to order size with funded accounts.

The progression of live world markets is straightforward: the overnight Hong Kong market moves to London which moves to US domestic COMEX trading. This then leads to Sydney and again into Hong Kong. Our site prices will reflect live trading on the COMEX and then reflect live overseas trading when the COMEX is closed.

When buying precious metals we have a $2000 minimum phone order which includes free shipping and insurance. There is no minimum order when visiting our two story building. There is no California sales tax if your total invoice is at least $1500 and there is no state sales tax for out of state orders.

Always include your Computer Confirmation Number on your form of payment which can be made out to California Numismatic Investments, CNI or This special number will be used to track your order.

Your money must be sent when you place the order, and if not received by CNI in a timely manner your phone privilege could be cancelled. When you order both sides agree that your price quote is “locked in” when you receive your Computer Confirmation Number. In other words both you and agree to honor that price, no matter what the markets may do while the order is processed.

When buying precious metals a bank wire is the fastest way to receive your order and is required if your invoice exceeds $15,000.00. Wiring instructions are included in your confirmation email.

If the order is less than $15,000.00 your personal check may be the most convenient and we ship within 10 business days. If you want a faster turnaround consider a cashiers check or money order in which case we ship in 5 business days.

We deliver using the United States Post Office and FedEx Ground. Your order is carefully wrapped in a way as to not suggest what is inside and could arrive in more than one package depending on your order value and product weight.

If the postman tries to deliver when you’re not home he will leave a pink notice. You can sign for the package at the post office. FedEx will automatically try to redeliver your package twice if you are not home. ID and signature are required from the buyer to take possession.

If you choose FedEx and include your email on the invoice you can track the package online. Should you have a question about your order in transit call us with your confirmation number and we can help.

After buying precious metals you can sit back and relax for each year we successfully ship millions of dollars worth of precious metals, in the form of gold, silver, platinum, palladium and PCGS certified coins. Be assured has more than 30 years experience and will always provide a secure and professional transaction.

If you have additional questions about selling precious metals call Brent Galaway or Ken Slater directly (800-225-7531) and they will be happy to help.  We have a full contact list on our About Us page.

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