Invest in Silver

It might seem less glamourous than its more yellow cousin, but silver remains a popular precious metal for investors. This page explains the different ways to invest and provides links to helpful guides, lessons and advice.
By: Charlie Hancox
Charlie Hancox
Alongside his passion for trading, Charlie has represented Great Britain and won national championships as a water polo player, and as… read more.
Updated: May 28, 2021

Ways to invest in silver

If investing in silver is your goal, there are plenty of methods at your disposal. You can buy silver bars or coins, shares in silver-related stocks, or even mutual funds with a precious metals focus. 

These options are outlined in more detail below, along with links to lessons, analysis and news that can help make your silver investment be more educated.

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What is silver?

Silver is a precious metal that’s less valuable than gold, platinum, and other precious metals on a per-ounce basis, but still used in a wide variety of ways. Silver is used to make jewellery, tableware, batteries, dental alloys, and many other items. The price of silver hit a level near $850 per ounce in January 2021.

We have silver news and commodities news on our website, and reading the two regularly can make you a more able silver investor.

How to invest in silver

We’ve put together a rundown of different silver investment options, so you can pick the method that works best for you as an individual investor. Follow the links to our guides and lessons on each method for more information. 

 

 

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Charlie Hancox
Financial writer
Alongside his passion for trading, Charlie has represented Great Britain and won national championships as a water polo player, and as a budding film director, has… read more.