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What is apmex?
August 15, 2008 2:26PM
APMEX is an acronym for the American Precious Metals Exchange located at http://www.APMEX.com. APMEX is a leading online precious metals dealer. They sell both bullion and numismatic items. You can place secure orders online 24/7 or call toll free at 800-375-9006 during regular business hours to speak with a trader. Bullion items are valued for their metal content only. Common examples of silver bullion or gold bullion are: * Silver Bars, Silver Coins, Silver Rounds, Silver American Eagles, Silver Maple Leafs, Morgan Dollars
* Gold Bars, Gold Coins, US Gold Coins, Gold American Eagles, Gold Maple Leafs, Gold Krugerrands, Mexican Gold Coins Numismatic items are rare or collectable coins or currency. These items are valued for their metal content as well as the rarity or quality of the minted coin. In the case of aother currency items (like paper bills, notes, etc) the value completely rests in the collectability of the piece. Numismatic coins can be ancient coins, foreign coins or US coins. Many are certified by the PCGS or NGC. Examples of numismatic coins are: * Morgan Silver Dollars, Peace Dollars, Stage Coach Dollars
* Ancient Coins, Roman Coins, Greek Coins
* Barber Dimes, Mercury Dimes, Roosevelt Dimes
* Commemorative Coins, Tokens or Medals