Last updateTue, 19 Jun 2018 9pm

IGI unveils new consumer-focused website


(NEW YORK) – The International Gemological Institute (IGI) has launched its consumer-focused website, www.igionline.com to better educate and inform visitors considering fine jewelry purchases.

The site features end-user resources including complete information on the 4Cs of diamond buying and colored stones,  an engagement ring buyer’s guide, a monthly birthstone calendar and IGI’s precious metal calculator, which assists consumers in calculating the melt value of their jewelry based on current fix prices for precious metals.

Visitors can also explore the News & Events section, which includes links to IGI trade news along with consumer media articles in which IGI’s expert gemologists are featured.

Information is available on IGI’s consumer services, including gemstone identification reports, appraisals and Laserscribe as well as exclusive insurance discounts available on jewelry accompanied with an IGI report. It also provides easy access to IGI’s eStore, which offers informational gemstone and jewelry-related products.

“Our new enhanced website is designed to inform, educate, and entice consumers to fully appreciate the allure of their jewelry,” stated IGI Director of Business Development Scott Friedman, G.G.

For additional information, please visit www.igionline.com.