Who owns Americus Diamond?
Jim Van Winkle
Does Americus Diamond have financing?
Americus Diamonds Financing Options Americus Diamonds work primarily on cash purchases. However, there might be a few layaway or financing options available if inquired about in-store. Alternatively, customers can pay with check, cash or credit cards.
Is Diamonds Direct cheaper?
Bottom Line Recommendation. Diamonds Direct has a great business going. That said, Diamonds Direct prices were in no way unreasonable. It looks like you’ll end up paying about 20 – 25% more than if you purchase from a reputable online jeweler like Blue Nile or James Allen.
How much do diamonds sell for?
The price you’re offered for your diamond can also vary hugely depending on how you choose to sell it. We’ve covered these reasons in more detail below. In most cases, a diamond engagement ring or other diamond jewelry will have a resale value of between 20 and 60% of the amount it cost when it was new.
Are GIA certified diamonds real?
“GIA certified diamond” is a misnomer. GIA doesn’t certify diamonds – it grades them. The terms “GIA certified” and “GIA cert” are commonly used in the jewelry industry to refer to diamonds that have undergone GIA’s rigorous grading process and to the reports that accompany them.
Can I sell my engagement ring back to Zales?
If your diamond becomes chipped or broken or is lost from its original setting during normal use, return the jewelry to any Zales, Gordon’s or Zales Outlet store. We will replace the diamond* with one of similar value and quality at no charge to you.
Where do diamonds direct diamonds come from?
Diamonds Direct began as a wholesale operation, based out of both Israel and the United States, that cut and sold diamonds to jewelry stores across the country.
How do I sell my diamond tennis bracelet?
How to sell Your Diamond Bracelet the Smart WaySubmit Your Item. Tell us about your bracelet. Secure FedEx Pickup. We’ll provide you with insurance for up to $100,000 and a prepaid shipping label addressed to our headquarters. Grading and Auction Preparation. Auction. Get Paid.
Can you trade in engagement rings?
No matter your situation, plenty of options are available for upgrading or trading in a diamond ring. There are vendors who specialize in upgrading rings and trading in diamonds, as well as ways to ensure you receive the highest value. Change the style of your diamond ring.
Are Costco diamonds a good deal?
In the past, when Costco sold their diamonds with GIA (Gemological Institute of America) certificates, they had legitimately very good prices. With their drop in quality/value paired with their lack of service and selection, you should not be buying diamond engagement rings from Costco.
How many carats should an engagement ring be?
The average carat size for the center stone is just over 1 carat. The average total carat size for engagement rings, including any diamonds on the setting, is 2 carats, Miles said.
Can you negotiate at Diamonds Direct?
We belong to a powerful buying group which multiples our buying power by hundreds of stores so we can negotiate excellent values on the jewelry we select for you. We travel far & wide to buy our diamonds direct from the source and choose each diamond we sell for maximum beauty and value.
Why Diamond has no resale value?
The reason resale prices for diamonds are so low compared with retail prices is that jewelers buy diamonds in bulk, at wholesale prices, which are much lower. The retail price you pay for a diamond at the store is higher because it includes overhead expenses, such as rent and personnel salaries.
Is jewelry a waste of money?
Diamonds and jewelry are a horrible waste of money and the very opposite of a smart investment. You’re better off recalibrating your societally learned bourgeoisie tastes and heading to Etsy.com for truly unique, creative, and beautiful jewelry. Besides, is it really worth putting so many eggs into one basket.