Archive for May 2, 2014
According to recent engagement ring trends from wedding experts at The Knot, gold is making a return. Brides are opting for yellow or rose gold for their bands, and prefer this vintage look in 2014. While this is being touted as a recent trend, gold has been a popular precious metal for centuries, outfitting kings, queens, and laymen alike.
In today’s market, gold’s value is no less. The average price to buy a gold bar varies based on every day’s fluctuating market, but gold’s dollar value is currently at its highest ever. The official cost of gold in the U.S. has changed only a few times in the last few centuries, according to the National Mining Association. The price is typically calculated per troy ounce, which is roughly equ