Does My Diamond Appreciate? (Some Do)

Diamonds are an investment. That is a true statement. However, the meaning of that saying can be a bit misleading. Diamonds do appreciate. As a matter of fact, according to CNBC, some diamonds have appreciated 20% each year for the past 20 years. That’s right. I said “some diamonds.” Unfortunately, it most likely does not include yours. “1…

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What are Fake Diamond Rings? (9 Tips to Avoid a Fake)

You spend a lot of money for diamonds. There is so much information out there about diamonds and frankly, it’s quite overwhelming. At the very least, let’s hope you are at least getting an authentic diamond! Here’s a list of how to spot and avoid buying a fake diamond ring. 1. Shop at Reliable Vendors…

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What Does My Diamond Grade Mean?

Like a house, a car, or a stock, diamonds are an investment. Whenever we invest our dollars into anything, we want to be certain that we are getting the value we paid for. That is why diamonds are graded. Like a snowflake, no two diamonds are the same. Each rock being its own unique entity makes…

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Why Diamonds Have Different Colors

Who wouldn’t love some diamonds? Not only are they dainty jewelry, but they also signify wealth. That said they don’t come cheap. Currently, colored diamonds have increasingly become desirable and they are pocket-friendly. Begging the question, why do diamonds have different colors? 1. Natural Diamonds Diamonds in their purest and natural state appear transparent/colorless. The…

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