Of the many benefits precious metals offer, personal ownership is often highlighted as one of the most attractive features of owning gold and silver. Purchasing tangible assets like precious metals for shipping or home delivery allows you to bypass the counterparty risks associated with other traditional types of asset classes.
Our clients who buy precious metals with their savings are often striving to diversify and hedge their risk exposure. Individuals who hold cash reserves are exposed to the inflation and currency devaluation risks of the US Dollar. Not only do precious metals act as a hedge against inflation and a falling dollar, but when you opt for precious metals shipping, you mitigate risk exposure to institutions holding your money. Taking ownership of physical gold, silver, platinum or palladium bars or coins shields you against possible liquidity and credit risk, financial cybercrime, and other third-party risks.
Electronically-managed assets offer many benefits, but they can also carry varying degrees of risk including:
Taking personal ownership of precious metals can be done in 3 easy steps:
Our staff are well equipped and trained to assess your personal goals and to make sound recommendations based on your needs and budget. They will custom-build a precious metals portfolio and review all transaction details including quantity of coins/bars, cost per item, weight of bars/coins, transaction fee and grand total. You will receive an invoice for your records.
Shortly after your payment has been received, your specialist will contact you and let you know when your metals are shipping and will email you tracking numbers for your records. All precious metals are shipped via UPS with full-coverage insurance and required signature. We use discrete labeling so only you will know the contents of the box(es). You are not responsible for the metals until you have signed for them. Upon receiving delivery, your specialist will contact you the following day to ensure everything is to your satisfaction.
You can choose to have the metals delivered to your doorstep or you can have them shipped to a depository of your choice where they will be stored and fully insured on your behalf. The depository options offered by Preserve Gold are privately owned. Our preferred depositories are exchange-approved by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) and Intercontinental Exchange (ICE). Precious metals sent to these facilities are transported in armored vehicles and guarded by armed messengers. Upon arrival, your metals are carefully inspected and inventoried, and regularly audited. And, to protect its customers and their assets, these companies take full liability for all its shipments. We work with the following storage facilities to promote the highest levels of security and customer satisfaction:
Wilmington, DE or Boulder City, NV
Dallas, TX or New Castle, DE