What to Consider When You’re Ready to Buy Silver in Hammond


Many investors buy silver as protection during periods of uncertainty and wealth preservation during challenging times.

We offer online investing as the easiest way for Hammond investors to buy silver coins, silver bars, and silver rounds. However, investors must conduct due diligence and understand their risk tolerance before silver investing.

We also recommend focusing on silver bullion bars and coins rather than numismatic or collectible coins.

These are a few recommendations to consider before you buy silver:

  • Determine which type of silver to buy
  • Avoid overpaying
  • Buy silver at spot or near spot price
  • Always take physical delivery following payment
  • Work with a reputable dealer like CMI

Visit us online to review our silver bullion prices. Or call to speak with an expert about silver investing concerns.

Should Hammond Investors Choose Silver Bullion Coins or Bars?


If you are an investor in Hammond trying to decide between silver bullion coins or bars, we’ll explain how they differ.

Worldwide sovereign governments mints produce silver bullion coins with a guarantee of quality. Bullion coins are easy to liquidate during a crisis, offer portfolio flexibility, and provide a better yield than silver bars.

Bullion bars are easy to store because of their uniform size, a positive choice for portfolio diversification, low premiums over the spot price, and a wise choice for long-term investment.

These are a few reasons to choose silver bullion products:

  • Safe investment
  • Excellent asset for portfolio diversification
  • Low buy-in prices
  • Tangible assets
  • Outright ownership with no counterparty risk
  • Uncomplicated investment

Call an expert to learn more about silver as an investment. Or visit us online to check silver prices and our extensive inventory of silver products.

Other Types of Silver Investments – Individual and Bags of Silver Coins


While we have discussed the advantages of investing in .999 fine silver bars and silver coins, we offer other types of silver investing options.

One example is junk silver coins preferred by many Hammond investors for the value of their silver content, as a bartering tool for survival purposes. We offer bags of dimes, quarters, and half dollars of circulated pre-1965 U.S. 90% silver coins, or junk silver, at lower premiums than bullion coins.

These are a few examples available for silver investing by Hammond investors:

  • Walking Liberty half dollars
  • Franklin half dollars
  • 1964-dated Kennedy half dollars
  • Mercury bullion quality dimes
  • Generic silver rounds
  • 40% clad half dollars

Whether you buy silver products in .999 fine silver to hold in your self-directed IRA account, or junk silver coins for silver investing purposes, you have a valuable way to appreciate wealth in your precious metal portfolio.

Call CMI Gold and Silver for silver investing assistance to diversify your portfolio. Or visit us online to review our wide selection of bullion products at fair silver prices. 800-528-1380