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Exploring the Gemology of Diamonds

diamond gemology - diamond engagement ringsThe diamond: It’s a gem that is much rarer than most of us could ever imagine. For decades, it’s been referred to in pop culture—and in jewelry store advertisements—as “a girl’s best friend.” It’s also the hardest natural material on earth, literally. But how much do you really know about that sparkling cut of ice that’s attached to your custom diamond engagement ring?

Here’s the thing about diamonds: Even if you were bored to death by your high school geology class, you’ll probably be surprised to learn just how fascinating the story of the diamond really is.

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7 Tips For Investing in Gold Coins

Iinvesting in gold coinsn a world where money is often just numbers on a computer screen, gold coins offer something tangible.

It’s a way to diversify your portfolio and gain an extra bit of financial security. Among the advantages of investing in gold coins:

  • Gold rises when other investments go down, helping to stabilize your portfolio.
  • It protects you against inflation.
  • You don’t need to pay capital gains taxes on it until it’s time to sell.

If you’re considering investing in gold coins, here are some tips to follow:

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