Harvey Stack: the Smithsonian, the Stefanellis, and how the Mint Got...

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about his 60-plus years in the coin business.   Harvey Stack: Stack's Involvement in...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Susanna Blunt

By CoinWeek IQ ....   Susanna Blunt is a Canadian artist specializing in portraiture. Her effigy of Queen Elizabeth II was introduced to Canadian coinage in...

FBI: The Case of the Corrupt Coin Dealer

By Federal Bureau of Investigation ....   Fraudster Targeted Elderly Victims Financial fraud comes in all shapes and sizes. And while corporate criminals, inside traders, and Ponzi...

New Chairperson Appointed to CCAC

On June 1, the United States Mint announced that Mary N. Lannin of San Rafael, California had been appointed as Chairperson of the Citizens...

PNG Interns Hired, Mentoring Available

Two more interns in the Professional Numismatists Guild's (PNG's) Promoting Numismatic Growth mentoring program have been hired as full-time professional numismatists. The PNG continues...

Harvey Stack on RL Miles, John L. Roper, and Dealer Harry...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their...

Coin Scams – Telemarketer Uses High-Pressure Tactics in Coin Collection Scheme

Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based Fox6now.com posted this story about the slick website, cold calls and high-pressure tactics at the heart of a coin collection scam that...

Cool Coins! From the Texas Numismatic Association’s Annual Convention

CoinWeek's David Lisot was in Arlington, Texas, site of the 2015 Texas Numismatic Association Annual Convention. While there, David had a chance to talk...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: John Flanagan

The Washington quarter's iconic Houdin-inspired portrait of America's first president was the work of sculptor John Flanagan. While Flanagan's quarter design was his only...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Numismatic Print Publications. Video: 4:56.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the state of numismatic print publishing and ponders what the future might have in store for the numismatic...

Gender Politics and the Austrian Mint’s 2015 Life Ball Medal feat....

Special Commentary by CoinWeek Editor Charles Morgan....   2015 marks the 23rd year of the Life Ball, a fundraising event held each year in Vienna, Austria....

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joel Iskowitz

CoinWeek Podcast #42: Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz on the State of Modern Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

Rule Britannia: The Great London Getaway

APMEX offers the chance to win a trip to London and a VIP tour of the Royal Mint. APMEX, Inc. announced today that they are...

Harvey Stack – On Sol Kaplan, Skinny Miles, Stanley Apfelbaum and...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…. In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their...

TJ Coins Wins Free Table at PAN Spring Coin Show

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists....   Ohio coin dealer Tom Priebe of TJ Coins won a free table for the next PAN Coin Show, to be...

United States Mint Goes to Three-Shift Operations

The United States Mint announced today that circulating coin production at its Philadelphia and Denver facilities are temporarily converting from two-shift to three-shift operations...

Coin Dealer, Grading Company Hit for Nearly $2 Million under Federal...

By Paul Montgomery and Associates - PaulMontgomeryOnline.com....   A Federal Court Judge in Texas has ruled that a coin fraud victim’s estate should receive almost $2...

New PCGS Holder To Protect Coins, Combat Counterfeiting

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) is launching the world's most technically-advanced holder for protecting coins and providing additional security against counterfeiting. The completely redesigned holders...

Harvey Stack – I Do Not Like Slabbed Coins, Plus Thoughts...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century’s most important collectors, their most...

Coin Clubs for the Fun of It – Part 1 (Bonus...

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.....   Anyone approaching middle age, and those of us who have already arrived there, will no doubt remember the hair colouring commercial...

Who Owns YOUR Information?

By Ron Drzewucki - Modern Coin Wholesale .....   Two weeks ago I wrote about where to find a good value, and a big part of...

CCAC Now Accepting Applications for Membership

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory...

Liberty Coin Service Unveils New Coin Dealer Website

By Patrick A. Heller....   Three weeks ago on April 24, Liberty Coin Service in Lansing, Michigan went live with an updated, feature-filled, coin dealer website....

Harvey Stack – A Life in Numismatics and Harvey’s Most Memorable...

Harvey G. Stack Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....   In this mini-series of interviews, Stack’s Bowers founder Harvey Stack shares his thoughts and recollections about three of the 20th century's most important collectors, their...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Emily Damstra

By CoinWeek IQ ....   Since 2000, artist Emily Damstra has worked as a freelance science illustrator, working in a variety of media on hundreds of science-related...

Numismatic Personalities: Ron “Pop Stouch” Stoutjesdyk – VIDEO: 11:49

Ron "Pop Stouch" Stoutjesdyk is known by many dealers and collectors for his knowledge of tokens and medals. He is also father of a...

Illustrator Develops Line of Coin-Themed Greeting Cards

By CoinWeek News Staff...   Family farmer, cartoonist and 3D-illustrator Don Chambers has introduced a line of numismatically-themed greeting cards. Using a process that Chambers patented...

A Talking Coin: A Fable of Ancient Rome

By Geoffrey Cope.... History told through a collection and a coin An old man (a retired centurion) lives on a farm north of Rome in Italy....

Women on 20s Announces Harriet Tubman as Winner of Online Poll

By Women on 20s ....   Historic Campaign Submitted Petition to the White House May 12 After two months and an election in which more than 600,000...

New Jersey Teen Wins 2015 PNG Scholarship

Christopher Maisano, a 17-year-old New Jersey high school student, has been selected as the winner of the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) 2015 Young Numismatist...