How do you know if you are getting a good price on a diamond? Jewelry stores and websites advertise wholesale diamonds but they’re usually just regular prices.
Jewelry return policies can be misleading. Make sure you know the policy terms and what your options are should you need to return your engagement ring.
Be careful not to expose your gold jewelry to harmful chemicals such as chlorine and bromine. These chemicals can be found in clothes bleach, tile cleaners, etc.
Clarity enhanced diamonds have been treated and can change color over time. As a jeweler, I do not recommend buying a treated diamond for many reasons.
There are a few simple ways to clean your gold diamond jewelry at home. Be careful with certain colored stones as they should not be cleaned in an ultrasonic.
Do not buy warranties or insurance policies at the jewelry store where you purchase the engagement ring. The best deal is through your insurance agent.
Men’s wedding bands now come in Tungsten, Titanium, Stainless Steel and other metals that are less expensive than gold. But are they really worth it?