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How Long Does Precious Metal Refining Take? What are the Steps Involved?

How long does refining precious metal take – from the time you receive the metal until the check is mailed? What are the steps involved? From Lee in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Hi Lee,

Thanks for the question! Because of how time sensitive precious metal prices can be, we do our best to ensure quick turnaround times to our customers. We try to give our customers as much information before they ship to speed up the process and so that all questions are answered beforehand.

For a more efficient process it is beneficial to do the following:

  1. Include a packing slip

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How to Ship & Sell 14 K Gold to a Precious Metal Refiner?

Molly in Los Angeles, California asks about shipping costs associated with sending and selling 96 grams of 14 K gold jewelry to be refined.

The Do’s and Don’ts for Shipping Precious Metal

How would you recommend shipping silver and gold material through the mail? From Kara in San Antonio, Texas