Author Archives: Alisson

Competitive amount they offered me for my gold – Sam

Selling gold was a new experience for me and I was slightly nervous about being ripped off or pressured. I used the services of Gold Smart as a first time customer selling unwanted items of gold jewellery. I found the staff extremely polite, friendly and professional. Any concerns I had about my...

Gold Smart was a dream to deal with – Tish

Gold Smart was a dream to deal with. After being given the run-around by another company, Alisson set up a prompt appointment, assessed my needs accurately and gave me a really good price for my gold on the spot – more than I had anticipated getting! I’ll never use another company again !...

US museum vows to reopen after thieves swipe historic gold

Officials vowed to reopen a popular history museum in the heart of San Francisco's financial district after thieves smashed a stolen vehicle through its front door and made off with historic gold nuggets on display. The Wells Fargo museum is a destination for schoolchildren and tourists and...

Gold rush threat to tropical forests

Gold mining camp in French Guiana Global demand for gold is putting some of the most remote and pristine tropical forests at risk, scientists warn. Some 1,680 sq km of rainforest in South America was lost to gold mining from 2001 to 2013, a study shows. University of Puerto Rico...

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How Gold is made and how it got to our planet

A striking artifact discovered in Panama, dated 700-1000 CE. “Winged Pendant, Gran Coclé,” credit: Gilcrease Museum Revered for its aesthetic and metallurgical properties for thousands of years, gold is still one of the most sought after precious metals. There’s no question gold has...

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John Clare Memorial Gold Cup too valuable to insure

The gold John Clare Memorial Cup contested at the Central Otago Racing Club meeting at Omakau last Saturday has a history dating to 1930. "The cup has a value of between $50,000 and $75,000 and became too dear for the club to insure," said Alistair Eckhoff, a committee member and former...

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There Is Still Time To Sell Gold And Silver

The Christmas holiday season is a meaningful moment in the year. It is time to rethink values, to ponder on life and everything that surrounds it. It is also time to redo plans, assess decisions we’ve made through the year and resume the path to an increasingly happy life. Soon there will...

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US$1,200 gold coin dropped in Salvation Army kettle

BURLINGTON, N.C.-- It's the season for bell ringing, donating, gifting and surprise gold coins. Once again the anonymous 'gold coin' donor has paid a visit to the Salvation Army kettle in Mebane, North Carolina. For the past several years an individual has repeatedly dropped a gold coin...

Ancient gold coins found in toilet in southern India

Construction workers have hit a pot full of 200-year-old gold coins while digging an eight-foot hole to be used as a toilet close to an ancient temple in an Indian village. According to Bangalore Mirror, the excavation crew found 43 coins inside the buried crock and instead of telling the...

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Why Engagement Rings Are a Scam – Adam Ruins Everything

...but you'll still end up buying...