SA Mint to make its first silver Krugerrand

Silver has been popular for many years now… There’s a huge market for silver coins around the world.

Alan Demby

When you buy a coin you hold history in your hands.

Alan Demby

The South African Mint will produce its first silver Krugerrand this month.

This is a first for the SA Mint. It has been making gold Krugerrands for almost five decades.

The South African Mint is the world’s largest maker of gold coins.

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Alan Demby, Chairman at SA Gold Coin Exchange & Scoin Shop.

Listen to Demby in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

It’s a fantastic feat for the South African Mint to pull off.

Alan Demby

Scarcity and rarity works!

Alan Demby

There are no guarantees… but it is a good way to invest.

Alan Demby

It’s a good idea to put 15% to 25% of your investments in precious metals. It’s a good way to diversify.

Alan Demby

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