Posts Tagged ‘cash for gold’

19
Mar

When we buy gold where does it come from?

Some of the most common questions that we get when we buy gold is "where does gold come from, why is gold expensive, and how do you calculate how much to pay for gold ?" Most of the gold that we buy is usually in jewelry form, either rings, earrings, bracelets or necklaces.  Gold however, comes from the earth and needs to be mined before it can be made into jewelry.  It takes quite a lot of work, money and equipment ...

09
Feb

Scrap Gold Melt

Ever wonder what happens to old scrap gold, broken chains, mis-matched earrings, and old bracelets?  This video shows you how scrap gold is melted into a gold bar.  This does not however show you the refining process, all of the scrap gold in this video is 14k in purity, and the resulting gold bar is still 14k.  The process to make the gold pure again (24k) is more involved and requires additional steps. Most of the gold that we buy ends ...