Dhanteras: 5 things to look for while buying Gold today

By Editorji News Desk
Published on | Nov 10, 2023

Dhanteras 2023

Gold has been considered a safe-haven asset and a symbol of prosperity. This Dhanteras check these five important things before buying Gold

Gold Karat

Higher the karat, purer the gold is. Pure gold is measured as 24 karat, however jewels are usually 22K, 18K and 14K


Gold purity is measured as percentage or in parts per thousand. If a piece of gold is marked with 999 it means 24K gold is 99.9% pure


Hallmark certificate certifies the purity of the gold. The sale of hallmarked gold jewellery and artefacts without a HUID number is prohibited

Weight and Price

Heavier the piece higher the price. Remember to check the gold rates before purchasing as they fluctuate daily


Making charges also adds to the total cost of your gold jewellery. Ask for a breakdown of these charges before making a purchase

Return Policy

It's important to understand the return or buyback policy as people generally buy gold as a long-term investment

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