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Should you require any of the latest information on diamonds and excellent tips on purchasing a diamond please refer to the Diamond Buyers Guide on the following location UltimateDiamondGuide.com I am the author of the Guide and you also have my personal assistance. Please call myself, Martin Sheffield at 800 252 1476 should you have any questions.

The majority of the appraisals done at IGS Inc. are done for insurance purposes. Therefore high retail values are not put on the appraisals so that you end up overpaying on your insurance premiums. Just the right value is put on so you do not 'overpay' on your premiums. In fact, the amount put down for the value is discussed with you even before it is put down.

If the appraisals are for divorce settlement or estate purposes, then fair market value is often used.

For customs purposes oftentimes just a description that is registered and an accompanying registered photo are adequate for customs purposes. Having an appraisal for customs leaves you worry free and stress free when traveling. Wear your favorite jewellery item with you and you will have no worries when going through customs.

For any additional questions or information please feel free to call myself, Martin Sheffield, at 800 252 1476 so that I may personally answer any of your questions.