Stack’s-Bowers Rarities Night Coin Auction at Baltimore Coin Expo

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The Coin Analyst: 2013 World Coins of the Year

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Krause Publications recently came out with its annual list of nominations for best world coins of the year, which...

The Fabulous Eric Newman Collection, Part 4: Proof 1818 Quarter

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The Coin Analyst: Modern U.S. Coin News Update

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Continuing Appropriations Act of 2014 Effectively Abolishes US Federal Debt Ceiling

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. The Continuing Appropriations Act of 2014 enacted this week proves once more that you can...

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The Geyer Collection of World War II era Mint Error Coins

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Coin Collecting Strategies: Building the Ultimate 20th Century Type Set, Part...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.com .......... Today, we’d like to discuss building a truly remarkable 20th century US Type set. Type sets enable...

THE UNDERCOVER COLLECTIBLE – 50 YEARS OF SMALL-SIZED $1 FEDERAL RESERVE...

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Why be sneaky and come up with all kinds of tricks to hide an item when the same thing can be achieved in...

Precious Metals: Expanding Chinese Yuan International Exchange Hurts US Dollar Demand

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What should I collect? Tips for building a meaningful set of...

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The Coin Analyst: “Numismatic” Gold & Silver American Eagle Coins –...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… As the 30th anniversary of both the silver and gold American Eagle Coins in 2016 approaches, it may be...

Going Beyond Commemorative Coins On eBay

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The Fabulous Eric Newman Collection, part 3: Draped Bust Quarters

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Rare Coin Show Road Warrior-Freestyling

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, During the last several months I have taken a hiatus from writing my monthly Road Warrior.  Many have asked why? The ‘break’...

Ship of Gold on Display by Monaco Rare Coins at Long...

Adam Crum, Monaco Rare Coins Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... Treasure from the SS Central America shipwreck was on display at the Long Beach Expo in California. The...

Lange’s Book on The National Coin Album Book Now Available

David W. Lange’s new book, Coin Collecting Albums – A Complete History & Catalog Volume One: The National Coin Album & Related Products of...

The Coin Analyst: Gold, the Government Shutdown, and the Coming Crisis...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Gold spot prices have been very volatile lately. During the weeks preceding the current Federal government partial shutdown, prices...

Sandblast ‘Matte Proof’ Gold Coins: Original 1912 Set Auctioned During Autumn...

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Shipwreck Treasure Silver Ingots recovered from torpedoed WWII freighter Gairsoppa now...

by Adam Crum - Monaco Rare Coins ................ In the very early days of World War II, the high seas were no place for those...

Strange CFTC Announcement About Silver Market Manipulation

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. Last Wednesday, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) issued a news release titled “CFTC...

What Should I Collect? Tips for Building a Meaningful Set...

By Vic Bozarth - Rare Coin Road Warrior - Bozarth Numismatics Inc............. I am often asked what I collect.  I have collected things since my...

Legend Numismatics Long Beach Coin Show Market Report

By Legend Numismatics A FRUSTRATING SHOW We went to the show with low expectations. Good thing-our show ended up not so good. Having the finally defunct...

Finding Ruth: Thoughts on a Family Coin Collection

By Charles Morgan with Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   The drive there was like any other. It was raining, and the kids had been screaming their...

The Coin Analyst – Modern World Coins: Will Lunar Horse Coins...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Since the summer when the first Lunar Year of the Horse 2014 coin was issued by the small nation...

Goldbergs Coin Auction Offered Wide Variety of Coins Before Autumn Long...

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The Federal Reserve Is Trapped with Inflation of the Money...

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. Let me present two examples that may help you better understand what inflation of the...

From the Vaults: Four Essential Back Issues of The Numismatist

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Why Did September 18 FOMC Announcement “Surprise” Investors And Markets?

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. After the latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting ended September 18 with an announcement that...

Understanding Classic U.S. Coins and Building Excellent Coin Collections, Part 2:...

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