Dealing with a Coin Dealer

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   The relationship between a coin collector and his or her favourite dealer will go a long way in determining...

Pedigrees & Hoards: Shipwreck Coins

By Rick Bretz for CoinWeek ....   Thanks to a fellow pedigree collector, I’ve started to add shipwreck coins to my collection. There’s a lot of...

Five Things To Know Before Buying a Coin

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Originally posted on Ron's blog at www.moderncoinwholesale.com on 5/1/2015.   Ideally, a collector walks into a deal knowing everything...

Security Questions for Coin Collectors at Home and at a Convention....

Don Rinkor, Don Rinkor Rare Coins Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... Safety is a major concern for both coin dealers and collectors. Knowing what to do at a...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Inexpensive 20th Century Half Dollars for...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #174 ….. Last week’s topic was...

What Makes a Coin Valuable?

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.....   One of the most frequently asked questions that appear in my mailbox is “What makes a coin valuable?” There are several factors...

Things to Remember About Rare Coin Auctions

by Jeff Garrett from the NGC Weekly Market Report ........ Jeff Garrett shares his knowledge and expertise regarding bidding at rare coin auctions such as...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Choosing Grades, for Beginning & Intermediate...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #134....   When I wrote about 1904...

How I turned a $1.50 Ike into a $5 Liberty Half...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker  for CoinWeek  ……. Oh, the art of the deal. Wheeling and dealing has been a part of the coin hobby...

Learning How to Grade – Part 1

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. Originally Appeared in Canadian Coin News My biggest pet peeve about our wonderful hobby of coin collecting is the over-grading of coins. I...