Buying
Precious Metals

Do you have a minimum order?

Treasure Island Coins, Inc. does not have a minimum order size.

Do you have a maximum order?

No. However, we may request a deposit on very large orders before we are able to accept the order and confirm pricing.

Can I change my order after my order is confirmed?

In some circumstances, yes. However, it is often difficult to modify an order after it has been confirmed. It will depend on the type of product that has been ordered. Call your sales representative or our main
line 1-877-332-6467 for specific details.

Please note that once an order has been placed it cannot be cancelled.

Will my prices change after I place my order?

No. The price we confirm with you is a firm and binding commitment to buy or to sell the product listed on your order at the prices agreed to at that time. Payment is expected within three business days for all orders.
Online orders are also binding. You will receive a confirmation email that will include your confirmed
price and confirmation number.

Payment

What forms of payment does Treasure Island Coins, Inc. accept?

Payment must be provided using:

  • Bank Wire
  • Certified check
  • Cashier’s check
  • Money order
  • Personal check
  • Automated Clearing House (ACH).

We hold all certified, cashier’s, and personal checks for 7 business days. Wire transfers are the recommended form of payment because they allow funds to reach your account as quickly as possible. When an order is placed, we will provide you with our bank wire instructions. It will contain all of the information your bank or brokerage will need.

Do you have a holding period on cashier's checks, certified checks, and personal checks?

We hold all certified, cashier’s, and personal checks for 7 business days. Upon placing an order, we will provide you with our payment instructions with all of the information your bank or brokerage will need.

How quickly will you need my payment?

You must ensure that your payment is received within five business days. Treasure Island Coins, Inc. reserves the right to cancel orders that do not meet this requirement. We recommend mailing your payment the same day your order is placed.

If I buy $10,000 or more of gold or silver, is it reported?

No. The $10,000 rule only applies to cash or cash instruments above $10,000. If you pay with a check, ACH or wire transfer there is no reporting when you purchase.
The Industry Council for Tangible Assets has developed Broker Reporting (1099-B) guidelines for precious metals and rare coins. This information is meant only to assist investors. For the most accurate reporting rules, please consult your tax advisor.

Shipping

How is my order shipped?

Most orders are shipped by UPS and some by USPS. Each package is fully insured and will require a signature upon delivery. Shipments are never left on doorstep.

Can you ship my order to a post office box?

Yes, orders shipped registered and insured US mail can be sent to a P.O. Box. A signature is required upon delivery of your package.

Do you ship internationally?

Yes, some restrictions apply. Provide your sales representative with an international address, including zip code, for a international shipping quote.

Is my package insured while in transit?

Treasure Island Coins, Inc. fully insures all shipments while in transit. Should anything happen while your
package is in transit, it will be covered by our insurance policy. If metals are lost or damaged in transit, it is our responsibility to pursue any claim with the insurance company. Once the claim is filed, we reserve
the right to re-ship your items or refund your money at our discretion.

How long will it take to get my package?

An email indicating actual shipping date will be sent for all online orders. Delivery can be expected on
average within 1 to 5 business days of ship date. Your order may be shipped in multiple packages.

What should I expect when I receive my package?

All our packages are professionally and discreetly wrapped. There is nothing on the outside of the package to give any indication as to what the contents are inside.

IRA

Can Precious Metals be part of my IRA?

There are three components to starting a precious metals IRA:
1) Choose a custodian and fund your account. We recommend New Direction IRA, Inc. or The Entrust Group.
2) Select a precious metals depository. We recommend Dakota Depository Company, LLC.
3) Buy your metals from Treasure Island Coins.
There are a variety of metals the IRS allows in a precious metals IRA. David Hart can help you with any IRA related questions. Email David or learn more here.

Storage

Can Treasure Island Coins, Inc. recommend storage?

Yes, our preferred precious metals storage facility is Dakota Depository Company, LLC.
Christina Patterson can help you with any storage questions. Email Christina.