5. You can personalize your investment
Rather than buying a piece of readymade jewellery, why not design your very own piece and have it made to your specifications? Countries such as India and Thailand are great places to buy gold, and you can even find goldsmiths willing to custom-make pieces for much less than it would cost at home. There are also precious stones that you can use to create your own pieces of jewellery.
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