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Inexpensive jewellery insurance valuations, a genuine saving or false economy? Part 2.

By admin | February 24, 2021

In the second part of my inexpensive jewellery valuation series, we will take a visual look at the difference between them. You can view the first part here. As the […]

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Inexpensive jewellery insurance valuations, a genuine saving or false economy? Part 1.

By admin | February 12, 2021

As a professional jewellery valuer, I am a service provider. And like any service; prospective clients compare the cost of employing my services against other similar companies and individuals.   The […]

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Unsighted/desktop ‘valuations’​; A stress-free dream or potential nightmare?

By admin | February 4, 2021

Modern life is all about speed and convenience. We want things done quickly and with the least amount of disruption and inconvenience possible.  You could argue that learning which corners […]

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Why do I need a valuation, when I have a receipt?

By admin | February 2, 2021

  The question of, ‘why do I need a valuation, when I have the receipt’ is a common one that I encounter.  On the face of it, it’s a fair […]

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When a yellow gold Rolex, isn’t yellow gold and why you shouldn’t take something at face value.

By admin | February 1, 2021

It is often said that the most important tool a valuer will ever own is their eyes. But like any tool, unless you have the experience and knowledge to interpret […]

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