What to Consider When You’re Ready to Buy Silver in Iowa City


A growing number of investors are choosing to buy silver bars and silver coins to diversify their portfolios at low spot pricesmaking it easier to enter the silver bullion market with less capital than other forms of bullion.

We caution investors to study the market, conduct due diligence to avoid nefarious dealers and telemarketers, and understand your risk tolerance before silver investing. Some investors buy silver as an inflation hedge, a portfolio diversifier, and favorable investment resulting fromincreased world demand.

These are a few recommendations to consider before you buy silver as an investment in Iowa City:

  • Determine the type of silver to buy
  • Buy silver online because of lower costs & overhead
  • Avoid overpaying
  • Research the market conditions
  • Buy silver at spot price or near spot price
  • Take advice from experts like CMI

Call today with concerns about silver investing. Or visit us online to analyze silver prices.

Should Iowa City Investors Choose Silver Bullion Coins or Bars?


One of the best ways for Iowa City investors to diversify their portfolios during uncertain economic times is to buy physical silver bullion products.

The question of whether to invest in silver bullion coins or bars frequently arises. Silver bars in larger sizes and quantities generally have the best value because of their lower premium over the spot price and are a wise choice for long-term investment.

Silver coins are the most sought-after form in the precious metals market for investors seeking capital growth, portfolio flexibility, and easy liquidity.

There is no definitive answer to the better silver bullion choice because it depends on individual investor preference and financial objectives. These are a few reasons to choose .999 silver bullion products for investment:

  • No counterparty risks
  • Low barrier to entry
  • Stability during financial and economic uncertainties
  • Tangible assets
  • Suitable for portfolio diversification

Visit us online to review our extensive silver inventory for diversifying your portfolio and establishing financial security.

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


Our customers in Iowa City have access to other types of silver investing opportunities known as individual and bags of silver coins.

Junk silver or circulated pre-1965 U.S. 90% silver dimes, quarters, and half-dollars are bought and sold for their silver content.

In today’s market, bags of junk silver coins are available for silver investing at low premium prices and provide a means of trade or barter. When silver is in short supply, the premiums on these coins can rise significantly.

We also offer a few other types of online silver investing options for Iowa City investors, such as:

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

Call CMI Gold and Silver to learn more about other types of silver investing options. Or visit us online to make a safe and easy transaction. 800-528-1380