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Rolex Continues To Be A Best Seller

The Rolex watch was the most popular watch when it was created in 1905 and still is today. ABQ Gold & Silver has the largest pre-owned selection of Rolex watches available in Albuquerque—all styles and sizes. The history of Rolex is inextricably linked to the visionary spirit of Hans Wilsdorf, its founder. Hans dreamed of a watch worn on the…

Tips For Buying Luxury Watches

Considering a luxury watch? Before you do, spend some time educating yourself. Have an idea of what you’d like. Here are four essentials to get you started. What type of movement is for you? A quartz or an automatic? Quartz – has simpler movement and is less expensive to maintain. It offers precise timekeeping. Automatic – has complex movement that…

Thinking About Selling Your Jewelry?

Thinking about selling your jewelry? There is no better place than at ABQ Gold & Silver Jewelry Exchange to find out what your jewelry is worth. We offer free and confidential assessments to every customer. What makes us qualified?Three graduate gemologists from GIA are on our team – experts in diamonds, gems, and assessing the value of jewelry. We have…

A Resurgence in Estate Jewelry

Estate jewelry is a term used to describe previously owned jewelry. This jewelry is usually acquired from estates or jewelry that has been sold and is often antique or vintage in nature. Antique jewelry is jewelry that is 100 years old or older, while the term “vintage” includes many decades or eras. Each era has a different look and design; here are…

We Showcased Our Antique Jewelry on KOB TV

With Valentine’s Day just four days away, people everywhere are looking for something special to give their loved one. Ed Karler, President of the Albuquerque Gold and Silver Exchange stopped by the KOB studio to show off some special antique pieces his shop has for the holiday. Watch the full video for more.

Valentine’s Day? Diamonds Are Still #1

Diamonds have long been the symbol of steadfast love, and that statement is as true today as it was in 1949 when the song “Diamonds Are a Girls Best Friend,” became #1 on the charts. As Valentine’s Day approaches, you can’t go wrong buying your beloved a diamond. Here’s what’s “hot” this Valentine’s Day: Engagement rings. If you’re thinking about…

Shopping for THE Ring?

The purchase of an engagement ring is a major next step, and the ABQ Gold & Silver team has been helping people find the perfect ring for more than 30 years. Our experienced and knowledgeable staff will find you the perfect ring to represent your love. We have a huge selection, and if nothing is perfect, we can order a…

ABQ Gold and Silver Jewelry Exchange appeared on New Mexico Living

Ed Karler owner of ABQ Gold and Silver Jewelry Exchange appeared on New Mexico Living to talk about some of the hottest jewelry trends are not only affordable but fun and different this year. ABQ Gold & Silver Jewelry Exchange, in business for more than 36 years and home to three graduate gemologists from the Gemological Institute of America, keep…

Jewelry Care

You’ve made the investment in your jewelry, so be sure to take care of it. It’s important to have your jewelry inspected and cleaned a couple times a year. Remember at ABQ Gold & Silver Jewelry Exchange – it is always free. So your only cost is time. Not only will we thoroughly clean your pieces, we will check all…

Considering Selling Your Jewelry?

Do you wonder if you own anything of value? Our team is here to help. We will analyze what you have from the metal content, to stone identification and the time period of construction, style and design. And we will appraise your jewelry so you know what it is worth. Then you have multiple options: Do nothing. Leave it in…