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Buying Silver Bars Online

Welcome to our website BuySilverBars.com, an online guide to the precious metals market, specifically focusing on physical bars of silver bullion.

Our site is here to provide new as well as experienced precious metal investors a resource for keeping up to date on market movements, locating where to buy silver bars both online & locally, and learning about the various types and forms of physical silver bars. Please read on to see what our website has to offer. Alternatively, if you are ready to purchase silver bars check out JM Bullion.


Brands of Silver Bars





Types of Silver Bars





Sizes of Silver Bars






Forms of Silver Bars

Another topic we have delved into is the various forms of silver bars that exist on the market today. The most prevalent bars are referred to as "bullion", meaning an investment grade bar that is valued primarily for its silver content. Other types of bars include "Art Bars" and more collectible type bars which carry premiums above and beyond just their silver content. We also have written extensively on new vs. secondhand silver bars, and what you need to know while investing in each.

Brands of Silver Bars

Although almost all silver bullion bars contain the exact same purity and amount of physical silver, certain brands do carry premiums over other brands due to their reputation, relative scarcity, and more. We have dedicated pages to each major brand of silver bar manufacturer so our visitors can learn more about the companies that produce these bars, what sizes of bars each manufacturer produces, and the relative premiums over spot price that each brand name commands.

Sizes of Silver Bars

As mentioned earlier, there are several sizes/weights of silver bars that are widely available on the market. Common sizes include 1 oz, 5 oz, 10 oz, and 100 oz bars, all of which are weighed in troy ounces (the standard unit of weight in the industry). Besides those sizes, investors can also find 2 oz, 1 kg, and other rarer sizes of bars, although off-size bars typically command relative premiums to more widely circulated weights.

More Information

As the site has grown, we've also added more "miscellaneous" articles covering aspects such as protecting and storing your silver bullion, what happens when you perhaps want to sell in the future, buying silver with PayPal, buying silver with free shipping, and more. We plan to continue adding to the website as we come up with more topics, so make sure to check back as we grow and expand.

BuySilverBars.com News And Updates

Market Update
April 25th, 2015

April 25th Weekly Silver Market Update

Precious metals this week have not done all that much moving, mostly because there hasn’t been too much economic data to speak of. We have had a lot of focus geared towards the ongoing Greek debt negotiations, but these talks have failed to really have all that much... Read more


Market Update
April 10th, 2015

April 10th Weekly Silver Market Update

Precious metals are recovering on Friday after spending the three previous days suffering some decent losses. On the whole, this week has been fairly quiet and mostly devoid of any impactful economic data. While that is so, the US Dollar has spent most of the week... Read more


Market Update
March 27th, 2015

March 27th Weekly Silver Market Update

Gold and silver spot values are conceding some value as of the writing of this post early Friday morning. This whole week, and much of last week, saw precious metals add value consistently thanks to a number of different factors, but most notably due to a faltering US... Read more