Other Silver Rounds
Purchasing Other Silver Rounds
1 Ounce Silver Rounds are by far the most common size of silver round on the market. Not only is 1 troy ounce of silver a standard investment purchase, by happy coincidence 1 troy ounce of silver, stamped into a round shape, closely mimics the size of US silver dollars. This fact makes silver rounds extremely popular among collectors and supporters of alternative money. However, several other sizes of silver round are also popular, including 5 Ounce Silver Rounds and 10 Ounce Silver Rounds. Recently, investors have also started buying fractional silver rounds online, including 1/2 Ounce Silver Rounds, 1/4 Ounce Silver Rounds, and even 1/10 Ounce Silver Rounds. Small silver rounds are among the best vehicles for buying cheap silver bullion online.
Designs Used on Silver Rounds
Silver rounds differ from Silver Coins -- they do not possess the numismatic value of silver coins and are not as collectible. However, the innate resemblance of silver rounds to coins ensures that they are often adorned with intricate designs. These designs are often beautiful, historical, and commemorative. This method is widely different from the standard practice used in the manufacture of Silver Bars, which do not usually contain many elements of design. In addition to the design, the name of the private mint that produced it, as well as the weight of the bullion round, appears somewhere on the obverse or reverse.
Investing in Silver Rounds
Typically, silver rounds have a fineness of 99.9%, though some special issues are produced with a silver fineness of 99.99%. Compared to silver bullion coins, silver rounds tend to trade closer to the current silver spot price, an important consideration for investors who buy silver bullion online. For those that are concerned only with the silver melt value of a bullion product, buying silver rounds online is one of the least expensive ways to purchase silver bullion.
Buying Silver Rounds Online
Despite the often-beautiful designs, silver rounds are still intended to be vehicles for silver bullion investment. Therefore, they are less expensive than official silver coins, which carry a higher premium. Silver rounds are produced by a wide-range of private mints, with this category highlighting silver rounds other than standard, one troy ounce silver rounds. On an ounce by ounce basis, even these silver rounds trade close to the current spot price of silver, making them excellent options for investors who buy silver rounds online. Stores like CBMint are the best places to buy silver rounds online, where cost savings are tremendous compared to shopping in physical bullion stores. Should you have questions about buying silver rounds online from CBMint, feel free to Contact Us, or call us toll-free at 1-866-300-0504.