Gold: $1292.20  Silver: $15.66  90% Junk $1 FV: $11.2  Gold/Silver Ratio: 82.52

Subscribe to Get Deals in your Inbox

Subscribing to our email newsletter is free and easy

eBay Bucks Eligible Bullion

eBay Bucks is a loyalty rewards program offered by eBay to customers. It is eBay's way of rewarding loyal customers with a cash back bonus on eligible purchases. The base cash back reward offered in the eBay Bucks program is 1% of the purchase price of an item up to $100 per transaction.

Throughout the year eBay offers special promotions where the cash back reward has been as high as 15%. Most gold and silver bullion items are not eligible to receive cash back rewards. Excluded items include silver and gold items listed in the bullion category.

However, some items that are silver and gold bullion have numismatic value and are available in other categories that are eligible to receive the cash back rewards. Buying when eBay runs promotions offering a higher cash back helps to offset silver and gold bullion costs and can reduce the dollar cost average across your precious metals investment.

Below are some examples of some items that are often eligible to earn eBay Bucks. This list is not meant to be an exhaustive list of all eBay Bucks eligble bullion items.

More information about the eBay Bucks rewards program and how to sign up for it can be found on eBay's website.

Use the dropdown to select the appropriate bonus amount that you received or anticipate to update the calculations.


Items highlighted below in green have a net price below melt after factoring in the eBay Bucks Bonus

Sub Category Filters

Image Seller Item Title Buy Price eBay Bucks Net Price Melt Value
2017 1 Gram Chinese Gold Panda 10 Yuan PCGS MS 69 First Strike bullion.exchanges 2017 1 Gram Chinese Gold Panda 10 Yuan PCGS MS 69 First Strike $66.82 $0.67 $66.15 $41.54
2018 Niue 1/25 oz Gold Czech Lion BU - SKU#161183 apmex 2018 Niue 1/25 oz Gold Czech Lion BU - SKU#161183 $84.99 $0.85 $84.14
China 1/20 oz Gold Panda BU (Random Year, Not Sealed) - SKU #26852 apmex China 1/20 oz Gold Panda BU (Random Year, Not Sealed) - SKU #26852 $104.59 $1.05 $103.54
France 1859 BB Gold 5 Francs XF - AU Napoleon III logicpapa France 1859 BB Gold 5 Francs XF - AU Napoleon III $139.99 $1.40 $138.59 $60.86
2015 2 gram Cook Islands $10 Gold Sphere Coin Valcambi - SKU #94260 apmex 2015 2 gram Cook Islands $10 Gold Sphere Coin Valcambi - SKU #94260 $149.02 $1.49 $147.53
2018 Canada 1/10 oz Gold Maple Leaf BU - SKU#153129 apmex 2018 Canada 1/10 oz Gold Maple Leaf BU - SKU#153129 $156.10 $1.56 $154.54 $129.22
1996 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle BU - SKU #4879 apmex 1996 1/10 oz Gold American Eagle BU - SKU #4879 $161.49 $1.61 $159.88 $129.22
.999 1/10 Ounce Gold South African Krugerrand greatamericancoinco .999 1/10 Ounce Gold South African Krugerrand $179.16 $1.79 $177.37 $129.22
2017 South Korea 1/10 oz Gold 1 Clay Chiwoo Cheonwang BU (Blue) - SKU#156115 apmex 2017 South Korea 1/10 oz Gold 1 Clay Chiwoo Cheonwang BU (Blue) - SKU#156115 $181.44 $1.81 $179.63 $129.22
1920 Mexico 5 Pesos Gold Coin XF/AU AGW .1206 oz bullion.exchanges 1920 Mexico 5 Pesos Gold Coin XF/AU AGW .1206 oz $188.02 $1.88 $186.14 $155.71
Gold Mexico 5 Peso boldpreciousmetals Gold Mexico 5 Peso $210.05 $2.10 $207.95 $155.71
1897-1911 Russia Gold 5 Roubles Nicholas II Avg Circ - SKU #12606 apmex 1897-1911 Russia Gold 5 Roubles Nicholas II Avg Circ - SKU #12606 $240.31 $2.40 $237.91
$1 Liberty Head Gold Type 1 XF (Random Year) - SKU #4027 apmex $1 Liberty Head Gold Type 1 XF (Random Year) - SKU #4027 $249.99 $2.50 $247.49
Gold Bar Perth Mint - 5 Gram boldpreciousmetals Gold Bar Perth Mint - 5 Gram $251.93 $2.52 $249.41
$2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #23228 apmex $2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #23228 $261.66 $2.62 $259.04
Random Year (1908 - 1929) $2.50 Indian Head Quarter Eagle Gold XF coinexchange267 Random Year (1908 - 1929) $2.50 Indian Head Quarter Eagle Gold XF $277.25 $2.77 $274.48
$2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #169254 apmex $2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #169254 $277.28 $2.77 $274.51
Netherlands Gold 10 Guilders Average Circ - SKU #24015 apmex Netherlands Gold 10 Guilders Average Circ - SKU #24015 $280.75 $2.81 $277.94
Gold France 20 Francs Napoleon III boldpreciousmetals Gold France 20 Francs Napoleon III $283.43 $2.83 $280.60 $241.25
$2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #4025 apmex $2.50 Indian Gold Quarter Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #4025 $287.70 $2.88 $284.82
$2.50 Liberty Gold Quarter Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #4022 apmex $2.50 Liberty Gold Quarter Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #4022 $287.70 $2.88 $284.82
Gold Netherlands 10 Guilder boldpreciousmetals Gold Netherlands 10 Guilder $293.64 $2.94 $290.70
South Africa Gold 2 Rand AU (Random) - SKU #12157 apmex South Africa Gold 2 Rand AU (Random) - SKU #12157 $335.52 $3.36 $332.16
1871-1913 Germany Gold 20 Marks Prussia Avg Circ (Random) - SKU #29983 apmex 1871-1913 Germany Gold 20 Marks Prussia Avg Circ (Random) - SKU #29983 $341.29 $3.41 $337.88
2018 Great Britain (UK) 22 Karat Gold Sovereign Coin - Gem Uncirculated (BU providentmetals 2018 Great Britain (UK) 22 Karat Gold Sovereign Coin - Gem Uncirculated (BU $347.69 $3.48 $344.21 $304.18
1917-P Australia Gold Sovereign George V MS-62 NGC - SKU#171138 apmex 1917-P Australia Gold Sovereign George V MS-62 NGC - SKU#171138 $364.57 $3.65 $360.92 $304.18
$5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #9122 apmex $5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #9122 $367.20 $3.67 $363.53 $312.58
Great Britain 1/4 oz Gold Britannia BU/Proof (Random Year) - SKU #49771 apmex Great Britain 1/4 oz Gold Britannia BU/Proof (Random Year) - SKU #49771 $367.68 $3.68 $364.00
1930 Uruguay Gold 5 Pesos AU (AGW .2501) - SKU #14243 apmex 1930 Uruguay Gold 5 Pesos AU (AGW .2501) - SKU #14243 $370.93 $3.71 $367.22
$5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #119 apmex $5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #119 $377.61 $3.78 $373.83 $312.58
2018 1/4 oz Gold American Eagle (MintDirect® Single) - SKU#152655 apmex 2018 1/4 oz Gold American Eagle (MintDirect® Single) - SKU#152655 $379.42 $3.79 $375.63 $323.05
2017 1/4 oz Gold American Eagle BU apmex 2017 1/4 oz Gold American Eagle BU $381.94 $3.82 $378.12 $323.05
$5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #1124 apmex $5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #1124 $382.82 $3.83 $378.99 $312.58
$5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #167444 apmex $5 Liberty Gold Half Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #167444 $382.82 $3.83 $378.99 $312.58
2018 Gold Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Unicorn) - 1/4 oz boldpreciousmetals 2018 Gold Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Unicorn) - 1/4 oz $390.38 $3.90 $386.48
$5 Liberty Half Eagle Gold Coin - About Uncirculated (AU) - Random Dates/Years providentmetals $5 Liberty Half Eagle Gold Coin - About Uncirculated (AU) - Random Dates/Years $392.65 $3.93 $388.72 $312.58
2019 Gold Australia Lunar Pig - 1/4 oz boldpreciousmetals 2019 Gold Australia Lunar Pig - 1/4 oz $401.43 $4.01 $397.42
2017 Gold Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Griffin) - 1/4 oz boldpreciousmetals 2017 Gold Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Griffin) - 1/4 oz $404.29 $4.04 $400.25
2016 Gold Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Lion) - 1/4 oz boldpreciousmetals 2016 Gold Great Britain Queen's Beasts (The Lion) - 1/4 oz $404.74 $4.05 $400.69
Gold Bar PAMP - 10 Gram boldpreciousmetals Gold Bar PAMP - 10 Gram $480.17 $4.80 $475.37
1976 Austria Gold 1000 Schilling BU - SKU #37340 apmex 1976 Austria Gold 1000 Schilling BU - SKU #37340 $546.47 $5.46 $541.01
1000 Schilling Austrian Gold Coin (AU) jmbullion 1000 Schilling Austrian Gold Coin (AU) $550.24 $5.50 $544.74
1916 Gold $1.00 McKinley MS-64 PCGS - SKU#159246 apmex 1916 Gold $1.00 McKinley MS-64 PCGS - SKU#159246 $567.71 $5.68 $562.03
1915 Austria Gold 4 Ducat AU/BU - SKU #8882 apmex 1915 Austria Gold 4 Ducat AU/BU - SKU #8882 $633.69 $6.34 $627.35
$10 Liberty Gold Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #9121 apmex $10 Liberty Gold Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #9121 $692.73 $6.93 $685.80 $625.17
Mexico Gold 20 Pesos AGW .4823 Almost Uncirculated AU (Random Year) - SKU #1044 apmex Mexico Gold 20 Pesos AGW .4823 Almost Uncirculated AU (Random Year) - SKU #1044 $695.92 $6.96 $688.96 $623.23
1977-1986 Canada 1/2 oz Proof Gold $100 (Random Year) - SKU #68009 apmex 1977-1986 Canada 1/2 oz Proof Gold $100 (Random Year) - SKU #68009 $698.90 $6.99 $691.91 $646.10
$10 Indian Gold Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #23203 apmex $10 Indian Gold Eagle (Cleaned) - SKU #23203 $708.35 $7.08 $701.27 $625.17
1/2 oz Gold First Spouse Coins BU/PR (Random Year) - SKU #42641 apmex 1/2 oz Gold First Spouse Coins BU/PR (Random Year) - SKU #42641 $714.52 $7.15 $707.37 $646.10
$10 Liberty Gold Eagle BU (Random Year) - SKU #98270 apmex $10 Liberty Gold Eagle BU (Random Year) - SKU #98270 $718.77 $7.19 $711.58 $625.17
2018 Great Britain Gold Sovereign Proof (w/Box & COA) apmex 2018 Great Britain Gold Sovereign Proof (w/Box & COA) $723.96 $7.24 $716.72 $304.18
$10 Indian Gold Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #14241 apmex $10 Indian Gold Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #14241 $723.98 $7.24 $716.74 $625.17
$10 Gold Liberty Eagle Coin - Extremely Fine (XF) - Random Dates (Our Choice) providentmetals $10 Gold Liberty Eagle Coin - Extremely Fine (XF) - Random Dates (Our Choice) $730.00 $7.30 $722.70 $625.17
$10 Indian Gold Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #4026 apmex $10 Indian Gold Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #4026 $739.60 $7.40 $732.20 $625.17
1918 Mexico Gold 20 Pesos AU - SKU #27733 apmex 1918 Mexico Gold 20 Pesos AU - SKU #27733 $774.04 $7.74 $766.30 $623.23
$10 Indian Gold Eagle MS-63 PCGS (Random) - SKU #12919 apmex $10 Indian Gold Eagle MS-63 PCGS (Random) - SKU #12919 $843.77 $8.44 $835.33 $625.17
$20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle (Cleaned - Random Year) - SKU #9120 apmex $20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle (Cleaned - Random Year) - SKU #9120 $1354.07 $13.54 $1340.53 $1,250.20
$20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle VF (Random Year) - SKU #93923 apmex $20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle VF (Random Year) - SKU #93923 $1364.49 $13.64 $1350.85 $1,250.20
U.S. Mint 1 oz Gold Commemorative Arts Medal (Random) - SKU #8894 apmex U.S. Mint 1 oz Gold Commemorative Arts Medal (Random) - SKU #8894 $1371.76 $13.72 $1358.04 $1,292.20
$20 Liberty Gold Double Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #116 apmex $20 Liberty Gold Double Eagle XF (Random Year) - SKU #116 $1374.91 $13.75 $1361.16 $1,250.20
$20 Liberty Gold Double Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #1121 apmex $20 Liberty Gold Double Eagle AU (Random Year) - SKU #1121 $1380.12 $13.80 $1366.32 $1,250.20
1866-1876 $20 Liberty Gold Double Eagle Type 2 XF (Random Year) - SKU #64257 apmex 1866-1876 $20 Liberty Gold Double Eagle Type 2 XF (Random Year) - SKU #64257 $1390.53 $13.91 $1376.62 $1,250.20
2009 Austria 1 oz Gold Philharmonic BU - SKU #47756 apmex 2009 Austria 1 oz Gold Philharmonic BU - SKU #47756 $1392.60 $13.93 $1378.67 $1,292.20
$20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle AU (Random Year) apmex $20 Saint-Gaudens Gold Double Eagle AU (Random Year) $1406.16 $14.06 $1392.10 $1,250.20
2019 Niue 1 oz Gold $250 Lunar Pig BU - SKU#176568 apmex 2019 Niue 1 oz Gold $250 Lunar Pig BU - SKU#176568 $1408.22 $14.08 $1394.14
Mexico Gold 50 Pesos AGW 1.2057 (Random Year) - SKU #158 apmex Mexico Gold 50 Pesos AGW 1.2057 (Random Year) - SKU #158 $1656.44 $16.56 $1639.88 $1,558.01
Mexico Gold 50 Pesos AGW 1.2057 (Random Year)  - SKU #92150 apmex Mexico Gold 50 Pesos AGW 1.2057 (Random Year) - SKU #92150 $1658.95 $16.59 $1642.36 $1,558.01
Gold Bar PAMP - 10 oz boldpreciousmetals Gold Bar PAMP - 10 oz $13876.96 $100.00 $13776.96

Frequently Asked Questions about eBay Bucks and Buying Bullion

How can I earn eBay Bucks when buying bullion?

In most cases you cannot earn eBay Bucks when buying bullion. The bullion categories are specifically excluded from earning eBay Bucks in the terms and conditions. However, sellers often list items in multiple categories or will list items in different categories in order to attract new buyers. When the seller chooses to list the item in other categories, those items can become available to earn eBay Bucks.

Additionally, some items that are considered bullion, such as gold coins and junk silver currency are also categorized as collectibles and numismatics. Many numismatics and collectibles are eligble for earning eBay Bucks.

How can I sign up for eBay Bucks Promotions?

eBay Bucks promotions are usually targeted. The criteria that eBay uses when choosing who receives promotional offers is unknown. There are some steps that you can take to increase your chances of receiving eBay Bucks promotional offers.

  1. Make sure you're signed up for eBay Bucks. eBay Bucks should show on your My Ebay page. If not, you can sign up here.
  2. Make sure that you have opted in to receive eBay Promotions. You can sign up to receive eBay Promotions by reviewing the "Promotions and Survey" items towards the bottom of My Account Page.
  3. For more information about eBay Bucks rewards, or if you have further questions about receiving eBay Bucks promotions you can check out eBay's FAQ.

How often does eBay offer Bucks Promotions?

Only eBay knows for sure. But historically, eBay has launched the first promotion during the third week of the first month of the quarter. Then, several times throughout each quarter eBay has launched Bucks Promotions that increase the cash back rewards on eligible purchases.

How much cash back can I earn during eBay Bucks promotions?

The bonus amounts have ranged from 6% to 15%. Sometimes the promotions have minimum purchase amounts. There have also been promotions that restrict bonus earnings to only those who make purchases using the Mobile App.

The maximum amount you can earn each quarter is limited to $500. The maximum amount earned per purchase is capped at $100. For example, if an eBay Bucks promotion is running with a 10% bonus. There's a $20 St-Gaudens Double Eagle Coin that you've found that is listed at $1250. Buying that coin will earn you $100 eBay Bucks that you can spend during the next quarter. If you wanted to earn the quarterly maximum you would need to make 5 separate transactions.