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What to Consider Before You Buy Gold in Merced


We are the oldest precious metals dealer in the nation specializing in trading all popular forms of bullion since 1973.

If you are ready to buy gold in Merced, there are a few vital factors to consider before investing because it is a significant decision.

These are a few factors to consider to ensure wise investing and ultimately achieving the highest potential return:

  • Deciding which type of physical gold to buy
  • Choosing a reputable dealer like CMI
  • Aiming to buy gold as close to spot price as possible

Finding a reputable dealer requires time for research and comparison among available options. We recommend investing the time because not all gold dealers are equal. The gold industry is not regulated, making it easy for nefarious players to pose as reliable brokers.

Visit us online to review our gold buyer’s guide. Or call to speak with a knowledgeable account executive from one of the best places to buy gold online!

Invest in Gold Coins or Gold Bars – What’s the Difference?


Investing in the gold market requires knowledge of when to buy, what determines the price of gold, and the importance of buying gold bullion products.

Investors in Merced who buy gold in smaller quantities prefer gold coins over gold bars because they are easier to manage and store, carry legal tender values, easy liquidity, and offer portfolio flexibility.

Merced buyers who want to invest in large quantities tend to opt for gold bars because their premiums are significantly lower than gold coins, provide high-volume gold diversification and long-term investment, and are

The following are a few of our well-known gold coins and gold bullion bars traded on the market today:

  • U.S. Mint Gold Eagle coins
  • South African Krugerrands
  • Royal Canadian Mint Gold Maple Leaf coins
  • Australian Perth Mint Kangaroo gold coins
  • Austrian Mint Philharmonic coins
  • 100-Gram 99.99 gold bars
  • Kilo 99.99 gold bars
  • 1-Oz., 10-Oz. PAMP bars
  • Perth Mint bars

Visit us online to learn more about investing in gold coins. Or call to speak with a knowledgeable account executive who can help you understand gold price trends.

Why Should Merced Investors Buy Gold Bullion Online from CMI?


Investors can choose whether to purchase from rare metal dealers, government mints, or private mints.

Buyer awareness is vital because not all dealers offer the same variety of gold bullion products and prices.

We advise buyers to research companies before investing in gold bullion by searching a dealer website to learn how the business operates, the principles they follow, their history of business dealing, and their industry reputation.

These are reasons for Merced investors to purchase gold bullion from CMI:

  • Highest level of customer satisfaction
  • We sell gold as close to the spot price as possible
  • Our Accredited A+ BBB rating
  • Listing in the U.S. Mint as a trusted precious metals dealer

Call CMI Gold and Silver to speak with one of our advisors about investing. Or visit us online for current precious metal pricing and special gold deals! 800-528-1380