How to Calculate the Value of Junk Silver?

Answer Until 1965, many coins in the United States were minted with a 90 percent silver content. Many of these coins are still in existence, and they are bought and sold as "junk silver" by those looking ... Read More »

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How to Calculate the Value of Sterling Silver By Weight?

In "Wealth of Nations" Adam Smith tells us that the British pound sterling was defined at least as far back as the time of Edward I as one pound of genuine silver of known purity. Today, sterling s... Read More »

How to Calculate the Value of Your Sterling Silver?

With the price of silver and gold rising as the value of the dollar drops, this article shows you how to figure out how much your sterling silver is worth at the spot price for silver.

How do you calculate sterling silver flatware scrap value?

This is kind of long but... (see new clarification farther below) 1 pound or 16 oz of sterling is equal to 12 Troy oz Sterling is only 92.5% silver so... 16*.75=12 troy oz * .925 = 11.1 of .999 sil... Read More »

How to Buy Junk Silver Coins?

Junk silver coins include old US coins minted before 1964 that contain silver. They are an excellent way to invest in silver for people on small or large budgets. They include silver dollars, mercu... Read More »