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


We offer quality silver products of various types, including silver bullion coins, silver bars, and silver rounds available to Waterloo, IA, investors that are ideal for portfolio diversification.

We can also respond to questions about silver investing and strategies when investors are ready to buy silver bars and bullion coins. There are many factors to consider before you buy silver products.

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

  • Buy silver bullion products
  • Research the market conditions
  • Avoid overpaying
  • Determine the type of silver to buy
  • Buy silver at spot price or near spot price
  • Be aware of fraudulent activities & high-pressure sales tactics
  • Choose a reputable online dealer like us

Call with questions about silver investing, or visit us online to browse through our extensive silver offerings, silver prices, and current spot prices.

Should Waterloo Investors Choose Silver Bullion Coins or Bars?


Silver bullion coins and bullion bars list among the most traded precious metals and is affordable for even the entry level investor. Which form should you buy for your investment portfolio?

Silver bullion coins are a highly favored choice by Waterloo investors seeking portfolio flexibility, potential capital growth, legal tender, and easy liquidity.

Silver bars have the lowest premium over spot price, are easy to manage and store, and preferred for long-term investment.

These are a few positive reasons for investors to make silver bullion part oftheir investment portfolios:

  • A wise choice for wealth preservation
  • Low buy-in prices
  • No counterparty risks
  • Tangible assets
  • High liquidity
  • Protects against inflation and market ambiguities
  • A wise choice for portfolio diversification

While there is an ongoing debate which form to choose, the decision is generally based on the highest objective of the buyer.

Call with additional questions, or visit our website to browse through our extensive silver offerings and to check our silver price chart.

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


Silver investing in tangible physical silver products provides assets protection, balance, wealth preservation, easy liquidity, and investment portfolio stability that may not be available in other silver investments such as silver exchange-traded funds, silver on account, or silver futures.

Buyers in Waterloo often turn to silver investing in times of political and economic uncertainty.

These are examples of bags and various individual silver investing coins available to Waterloo investors:

  • Pre-1965 circulated U.S. 90% silver coins in bags
  • Walking Liberty half dollars
  • 1964-dated Kennedy half dollars
  • Franklin half dollars
  • Mercury bullion quality dimes
  • Generic silver rounds

We recommend always buying assets at fair prices for silver investing from a reputable online dealer like us.

Call CMI Gold and Silver to learn more about factors investors should consider before adding silver and other precious metals to their portfolios. 800-528-1380