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Cool Investing in Silver 2013 - May 9, 2013, 08:32 AM

Do you invest in Silver?


I am considering investing say 500-5k in silver . Just wanted to see if there are ppl on the board who already do this and if so where is a good place to get started as far as learning more about the subject and where do you buy your silver ... local shops or online ...

Any info/opinions would be appreciated....


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If you want to invest in Silver, I'd just buy a Silver ETF; otherwise you have potential liquidity issues and possibly higher transaction costs.
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If you want to invest in Silver, I'd just buy a Silver ETF; otherwise you have potential liquidity issues and possibly higher transaction costs.

^^^This.
Although I disagree, liquidity will not be much of an issue. Someone is ALWAYS going to buy Silver. Whether that be the local jewelry store, or in some cases, even an auto recycler (they core the precious metals in the catalytic converter).



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Unless you're a pirate who plans to bury this silver and hide a treasure map ... ... I would suggest investing in the precious metal markets also.

As previously stated, with the potential for liquidity issues, high transaction costs, possible fraud and/or theft, it's just much easier and safer to invest in the markets.


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Unless you're a pirate who plans to bury this silver and hide a treasure map ... ... I would suggest investing in the precious metal markets also.

As previously stated, with the potential for liquidity issues, high transaction costs, possible fraud and/or theft, it's just much easier and safer to invest in the markets.[
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If you want to invest in Silver, I'd just buy a Silver ETF; otherwise you have potential liquidity issues and possibly higher transaction costs.
What's ETF?


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I have a moderate position with some of my speculative funds in USLV which is a leveraged silver EFT. ETF stands for exchange traded fund. SLV is the ticker for the non-leverage ETF. I feel strongly that Silver has been oversold, but markets these days are so manipulated common sense is thrown out the window.

I wouldn't advise anyone else to trade a leveraged fund unless you know what you are getting into. Stick to SLV if you want to buy silver paper.


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