Shaky economic times have brought worried thoughts to many investors on how they will fare with their finances in the near future. Aside from saving and living frugally, investing in worthwhile endeavors seemed to be the perfect means of securing the family and their kids’ finances. There are several investment options that you can consider but one of the most timeless and probably the safest is to see jewelry as investment.

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Though jewelries are used as accessories for additional aesthetic appeal, gold and silver jewelries are also considered valuable with prices that can go very high depending on its karat and antiquity. Family heirlooms that are passed on from generations have very high value and when there is a crisis these valuables can gravely help you and your family. Anywhere in the world you go, gold and silver are considered as valuables and you can discreetly carry them with you without the same issues associated with carrying large amount of money.

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It may not seem much as an investment but buying gold, silver and diamonds can be a profitable source of income and a timeless form of investment if practiced wisely. You can even buy jewelries from friends or colleagues who are no longer interested in them. After a few years, you will be surprised to know that value of the same jewelry has double or tripled already!