In this quick article, you’ll learn: How my readers save $2,000, even $3,000 or more on diamond engagement rings … avoiding needless overspending — and getting a premium diamond, together with premium settings of any kind of gold — white, rose, or yellow gold. Just want to see the steps to get the premium diamond […]
Everything You Need to Know About Engagement Ring Shopping
Frequently asked questions about shopping for an engagement ring, with answers you need to know
Engagement ring shopping is one of the most important shopping hunts you’ll ever do. It’s also one of the best experiences you can have. But only if you have easy access to all the things you need to know .
These full, complete answers will show you what you should know before buying an engagement ring.
Learn what you need to know to avoid making a mistake or being ripped off. Come back often, as new questions are answered all the time.
And if you have a question about engagement ring shopping that isn’t yet answered here, email me at howtoshopforadiamond at “the G” ;) to ask. I’ve been in this business for since 2007 and I’ll give you a personal response.
Meanwhile, enjoy this convenient guide to learning what you should know as you begin shopping for an engagement ring.
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They’re not radioactive, but they rare. Cost ranges from affordable to extravagant. Here’s how to find a green diamond you love at an affordable price.
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The difference between diamond “cut” and diamond “shape” is easy to understand, once it’s explained. The confusion comes up only because the word “cut” is used to refer both to the shape of a diamond and also to the quality of the cutting of the diamond. Quick answer Examples like “princess cut” and “cushion cut” […]