The CombiBar Gold bar is a bullion product manufactured by Valcambi Suisse that is 50 grams in size, scored into fifty – 1 gram rectangles that can be easily broken off and used for an emergency payment system in troubled times.
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Whether or not you ever need to break off the small CombiBar Gold 1 gram bars from the whole to make payments, it is still perfectly good physical Gold ownership. The premium is only a percent or two higher than a sovereign Gold coin like a Buffalo or Eagle.
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