The Selling Process
Diamonds: Price quotes can be provided via phone, text or email for GIA certified diamonds. If the diamond that is uncertified, please forward all relevant information for an estimate in value. Please include any of the following information and or a description of your diamond:
- Carat Weight (e.g. 1.0 ct to 20.0 ct)
- Shape (e.g. Round, Pear, Oval, etc.)
- Color (e.g. D to Z, fancy color, etc.)
- Clarity (e.g. SI, VS, VVS, IF)
- Any Gemological Laboratory Reports
Colored Gems: Please provide any laboratory reports or appraisals and photographs.
Jewelry: Please provide any available appraisals and photographs.
To learn more about GIA (Gemological Institute of America) please go to www.gia.edu
Once a purchase price is agreed upon the TheDiamondTrade and seller will agree on form of payment. Payment in Person at your bank or secure location can be available for large estates.
Payments can be made through cashier's checks, wire transfers, Paypal, Escrows and other forms of secure payment options.
Shipping your Merchandise
If you decide to send your diamond or jewelry, we recommend using the United States Postal Service (”USPS”) Registered Mail Insured with Return Receipt Requested. For higher value packages we can arrange insured shipments to us (ie. FedEx, Brinks, Malca Amit, etc. ).
In-Person Transactions are available for high valued estates and diamonds.