Silver coins that were once in circulation now are more valued for their Silver content.
U.S. Mint Silver coins, whether collectible U.S. Silver dollars
or 90%, 40% and 35% Silver coins purchased for investments, are an accessible way to acquire Silver and own a piece of American history. Sifting through grandpa’s junk Silver coins
, coins with little to no numismatic or collector value but significant Silver value, was how many collectors’ and investors’ passion for Silver coins was ignited, so these Silver coins can have a bit of sentimental value, too. But now, these American Silver coins are getting more difficult to find randomly (or up in the attic) so many collectors buy collectible U.S. Mint coins and junk Silver coins. These Silver coins are an affordable way to add to your Silver investment and also indulge in your love of collecting.
Collecting Silver & Investing in CoinsU.S. Mint Silver coins
combine beauty, history, face value and Silver content to appeal to both the investor and collector. American Silver coins
, like Silver Mercury Dimes, have beautiful designs, 90% Silver content and an interesting story behind them. Many of the later Silver Mercury Dimes were included in the March of Dimes folders to help the “Marching Mothers” raise money for a cure for polio. Coins considered junk Silver coins today, like the 90% Silver Washington Quarters that circulated from 1932-1964, are also a great way to increase your Silver holdings. Canvas bags of 400 Silver Washington quarters contain 71.5 oz of 90% Silver, making the Silver coin perfect for investment portfolios. And of course, Silver dollars are favorites thanks to their iconic designs, including Lady Liberty and American eagles.
Where can I buy Junk Silver coins online?
Silver coins are the most accessible Precious Metal investment. Silver coins also offer the greatest variety for the hobbyist. APMEX offers an exemplary selection of Silver coins suitable for everyone's investment or collecting needs.
Buying An American Silver Coin
American Silver dollars are highly sought after by those who buy Silver coins
for their numismatic collections. These Silver coins, like the Liberty Seated Dollar, have a rich history and are in high demand due to their limited run. Fewer than 7 million Liberty Seated Dollars were struck during the coin’s 33-year history. The most famous of American Silver coins
is the Morgan Dollar, which was designed by George T. Morgan. The Silver dollar is one of the most popular Silver dollars worldwide. Buy Silver coins to add to your collection, and consider adding some of the so-called junk Silver coins that have high Silver value to your investment portfolio and a Precious Metals IRA.