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First Time Selling Gold? Here's a Quick Guide!

BY : Andro Yuson

As a tangible asset, gold has – for centuries – been a symbol of wealth and power. Gold played an important role in ancient Egyptian culture and it is widely believed that Egyptian aristocrats were obsessed with gold. Ancient Egyptians used pure gold as pyramid capstones as well as plating for sarcophagi – the ancient coffins Egyptians used to mummify the deceased. In addition, gold has been used as the basis for one of the first currency systems – with one piece of gold being equal to two-and-a-half parts of silver. 

Selling gold, in this day and age, has never been easier – because of the amount of information available on the internet, and riskier – because of the numerous ways that dishonest jewelers use to lowball or downright fool customers. Understandably, trying to sift through the plethora of potential platforms to sell gold can be particularly daunting but having the necessary know-how would definitely advantageous when selling gold or other precious metals/stones.

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Topics: Gold, Selling Gold, Sell Gold

Spring Jewelry Cleaning: Out With The Old, In With The New

BY : Andro Yuson

No one really loves to do anything chores-y (and no, Monica Geller arguments are NOT welcome!) but something about the fresh air, the budding flowers, and the vast sea of flourishing greenery that just give off a new-season-new-me kind of vibe. You feel what I’m saying? No…? Okay, hear me out! 

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Topics: Fashion, Sell Diamond Ring, Sell Platinum, Sell Gold, Jewelry Care, Summer, Spring, 2018

Havilah: Monthly Blog Roundup for April 2018

BY : Andro Yuson

Spring is officially here! From caring for your favorite diamond ring to the jewelry trends of Spring/Summer 2018 - add more to your knowledge by checking out Havilah's blog posts for April 2018!

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Topics: Estate Jewelry, News, Engagement Rings, Gold, Birthstones, Sell Diamond Ring, Sell Gold, Jewelry Care, Summer, Spring, 2018

White Gold Or Platinum? Let's Talk Men's Wedding Bands

BY : Emily Zimmer

While we’ve spent plenty of time talking about engagement rings, diamond rings, diamonds, selling diamonds, and even ring settings, we’ve yet to discuss the importance of choosing the right metal for the band of your wedding ring.

We’re going to spend some time talking about men’s wedding rings and how they roll.

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Topics: Platinum, Gold, White Gold, Sell Platinum, Sell Gold