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Is there anything particularly appealing about a 2008 gold maple?

Discussion in 'Gold Silver (All things Metal)' started by Thecrensh, May 12, 2017.



  1. Thecrensh

    Thecrensh Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    I have the opportunity to purchase 2 for $65 under spot from a long time friend and don't want to under pay.
     
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    Silver Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    99.99 pure.
     
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    Thecrensh Gold Member Gold Chaser

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    Yeah...that's what I like about the Maple. I don't know enough to determine whether I should pay more for the 2008 year or if $65 under spot is good. I'm happy with the price, but hey.
     
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    the_shootist The war is here on our doorstep! Midas Member Site Supporter ++

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    If he's your friend you should pay at least spot IMHO but that's just me. It seems fair to both parties!
     
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    TomD It blowed up, y'all Platinum Bling

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    P to P, spot is the correct price for bullion coins.
     
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    The definition of bullion can vary depending upon your opinion.

    "Bulk bullion" imo is junk pieces of precious metals of known purity and weight; this can be scratched and/or tarnished. The price of this is spot.

    Premium bullion are coins and bars.

    If your friends maple leaf isn't scratched up badly, I would offer spot plus a very small premium, more of its mint. If it's barely recognizable then spot.
     

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