Shopping for an an engagement ring may be the most significant purchase you will make in your life after purchasing a home. A diamond is forever, and this bears apparelled truth as it is to certain outlive a couple, preserving only the sweetest memories for generations to come. Hence finding the perfect diamond is vital preserve your love eternally, but is most often easier said than done. Couples can often feel overwhelmed when purchasing the right diamond. As a result diamond certification programmes were established and many consumers now had something to rely on when making a purchase. Buying a diamond that has been graded and certified by an independent diamond grading laboratory you as the buyer can be secure in the knowledge that the diamond has been checked, graded and certified by an independent third party and the consumers can be assured that the company has no interest in grading loosely to boost profits.