Understanding Watch Movement Types

A watch is an essential accessory that is both visually appealing and functional. When you make the decision to invest in a good watch, you have to make several decisions before you move forward. After all, different brands, styles, and types of watches all come with...

How Do Jewelers Test Gold?

Gold is a valuable substance, although several factors impact its total value. A question that often comes up is how jewelers determine the value of gold, which is a process that involves making several key assessments. Learn more about this process and the testing...

History of the Engagement Ring

Today, an engagement ring symbolizes a lifelong commitment to a partner. Surprisingly, this tradition began back in ancient Egyptian times and traveled throughout most cultures as a symbol of never-ending love. Explore the evolution of the engagement ring and discover...

Investing in Diamonds vs. Gold: Which Choice Is Best?

Along with being timeless keepsakes, gold and diamonds can have quite a bit of value. Many investors find diamonds and gold to be safe and smart investments. Although both diamonds and gold can give you a good return, it’s important to make sure you understand...

Is Gold Magnetic?

When looking at your gold coins, rings, earrings, necklaces, and other gold jewelry, one may wonder if they are magnetic. Although the simple answer is no, there is more to whether gold is magnetic. Learn more about the magnetism of this precious metal. Can Gold Stick...

Buying Jewelry Online vs. In-Store

We get it. Online shopping has revolutionized the world. But how do you know which online vendors you can trust? Shopping at a physical location can also be daunting, especially if met with a salesperson whose sole mission is upselling products. If you’ve been...