Getting Started In Gold

Gold has been a symbol of wealth and prosperity since the dawn of human civilization. It’s no small wonder it’s still considered one of the world’s most trusted and valuable tangible investments.

Extensive Choices for Buying Gold

  • Gold prices are based on the value of a limited commodity. It is less susceptible to pressure from inflation and other unpredictable events, including volatile global financial markets.
  • Whether you’re interested in coins, bullion, solid Gold bars or jewelry, APMEX currently has more than 4,500 meticulously designed Gold options for building your Gold portfolio or collection.
Learn More

Gold Buying Options

Gold By Weight

It does not matter if you are an new investor or a long-time investor. The benefits remain the same. There are many factors to consider when it comes to fractional Gold or other fractional Precious Metals because the options of budget vs. portfolio strategy comes into play. Fractional sizes refer to any size of Gold that is less than your standard 1 troy oz of Gold. Common denominations include 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz and 1/10 oz. There are some sizes that can go as low as 1/25 oz.

Gold By Form

Gold is produced in the form of Gold coins, Gold bars and Gold rounds from mints and Precious Metal refiners around the world. When you buy Gold, you invest in an asset class that is as old as civilization itself. For thousands of years, Gold has held stable purchasing power during inflationary times but can play an important role in a modern portfolio. Gold prices generally move independent of stocks and can provide a bright spot in your investment portfolio during an economic downturn.

Top Selling Gold

2016 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle BU

South Africa 1 oz Gold Krugerrand (Random Year)

1 oz Gold Bar - Credit Suisse (In Assay)

2016 1 oz Gold Buffalo BU

Education

Shopping On APMEX.com

Ready to make your first Precious Metals purchase? We invite you to shop our extensive listing of more than 10,000 products or browse our Education section that can provide insights into the Precious Metals world. Take a look at the products and services we have to offer and you’ll see why we are the top Precious Metals retailer in the country.

Buying Gold

Through the ages, Gold has captivated societies on every continent, so it’s no small wonder it’s still considered one of the world’s most trusted and valuable investments. If you need to learn how to buy Gold bars, or have been wondering where to buy Gold products, APMEX is an excellent choice. We understand that Gold has been a trusted symbol of wealth and prosperity since time immemorial — and that’s part of what makes it such a great investment now. It’s tangible wealth that can be passed on to future generations.

How to Buy Gold

Gold can be a solid investment – and it can be rewarding in the long term. There are many ways to invest in Gold: Whether you choose to buy Gold coins or bars, the extraordinary beauty of this Precious Metal means it’s a symbol of wealth no matter where you go.

The first step to buying Gold is learning the basics and understanding what’s right for you. Choosing the right Gold product for your portfolio is one of the most important steps and APMEX has a huge variety of choices. APMEX’s most popular products are Gold coins and bars from the United States, Great Britain, Australia, Austria, Switzerland, Canada and Mexico.

Items In Cart


There are no items in the cart.

AURIC