KNOW BEFORE YOU SELL
THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE YOU SELL
Are the appraiser’s scales certified? Is the permit still valid?
At Precious Metals Refinery (PMR), every item is weighed on a precision scale that was inspected and approved by the State Department of Weights and Measures. All permits are kept up to date.
How long has this company been in the precious metals and jewelry business?
We have been in the fine jewelry business for over 50 years, and our founder, Richard Baron, established The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers. Our experience helping others sell gold in Tucson is unparalleled. As is our experience buying silver, diamonds, platinum.
Are your possessions taken into a “backroom” for evaluation?
Not at PMR: all of our locations are permanent, private, and secure. We keep your items within your sight at all times. Each transaction is kept private and confidential.
Is this company a middleman who will offer you lower prices?
At PMR, you are working directly with the refinery and the buyer. We offer the highest prices around for gold, silver, and platinum.
Is your buyer trained and qualified or just a salesperson?
We have a GIA graduate gemologist on staff. A highly skilled, qualified buyer performs all tests and evaluations in your presence. We evaluate your items, education you on the process, and make you an immediate cash offer.
Is your buyer qualified to examine and assess the value of your heirlooms, including watches and silver?
At PMR, our experience and expertise is in appraisals, and is internationally renowned. The majority of our business is from return customers and referrals. Thus, when you or a friend are looking for a reputable company to buy gold in Tucson, or other precious metals and jewelry for that matter, PMR should be the first phone call you make.