Silver funds like SLV, PSLV, SIVR and DBS are all up 50% and more year-to-date. Money's still...

|By:, SA News Editor

Silver funds like SLV, PSLV, SIVR and DBS are all up 50% and more year-to-date. Money's still pouring in to chase that performance - SLV now holds about one-third of the silver bullion on earth, and Sprott's fund is getting a 22% premium to NAV - but investors may want to double-check the appealing tax treatment and redemption options, so they don't get burned by the hot metal.