What to Consider When You’re Ready to Buy Silver in Walnut Creek


Before you buy silver, why not call CMI? Since 1973 we have been recognized and recommended by clients across the US as an honest dealer, offering all popular forms of bullion. Choosing a reputable dealer to buy silver with in Walnut Creek, CA, is one of the most important considerations you can make. The dealer you select determines the silver price you pay and the quality of the products you receive. These are some of the reasons investors call us when they are ready to buy silver:

  • Experienced and helpful advisors
  • High-quality precious metals
  • Listed with the US mint as a reputable dealer
  • A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau

Although buying silver bullion is considered a safe investment, residents should be cautious to avoid scam artists and overpriced ‘fake’ coins. How does one identify an unreliable dealer? Please read ‘How to select the right gold or silver dealer’ on our website for more insight.

Should Walnut Creek Investors Choose Silver Bullion Coins or Bars?


Buying silver bullion products is one way to ensure you get the highest purity of precious metal for the lowest price. Both silver coins and privately minted bars achieve high gains during strong bull markets and are easy to liquidate when needed. The main difference between these two forms of silver investment is their size and shape.

These are a few comparisons between silver bullion coins or bars for investment in Walnut Creek:

  • Coins are only available in 1-oz increments
  • Bars are typically sold for marginally lower premiums
  • Coins have legal tender and face value assurance
  • Bars are easier to store in more significant quantities

To speak to a consultant about whether silver bullion coins or bars are the better investment option for you, call us today at 800-528-1380.

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


If you are looking into silver as an investment for survival purposes, we recommend buying junk silver, available as half dollars, quarters, or dimes. These are pre-1965 US coins originally minted as currency but are now recognized as a valuable 90% silver investment.

These are some of the advantages of junk coin silver investing in Walnut Creek:

  • Affordable price
  • Ease of liquidity in small increments
  • Face value assurance
  • Low-risk investment

We always strive to advise Walnut Creek residents on silver investing options suited to their individual goals. Call us today at 800-528-1380.