Rare Coin Road Warrior – Collecting U.S. Coins by Design Type,...

By Vic Bozarth – Bozarth Numismatics ... a CoinWeek Content Partner ............... Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, As I have promised for the last couple of months, this...

Tips for eBay Trading Offered by Dealers in Mexican Coins. VIDEO:...

Roberto del Bosque, Salvatore Falcone, Angel Smith, and Pat Stovall. Interviewer: David Lisot.......... No matter how much a person thinks they know about a particular market...

The 1854-S Double Eagle US Gold Coin: A Study

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……… The 1854-S double eagle is one of the most interesting Liberty Head double eagles. It is widely...

Coin Collectors Use Metal Detectors to Grow Collections

by Michael Bernzweig ............. There are a lot of places to find new coins to add to your coin collection; antique shops, online auctions, and...

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...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: U.S. coins for less than $500...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #171 ….. As stated at the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: U.S. coins for less than $500...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #170 ….. The purpose here is...

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...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Classic U.S. coins for less than...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #154 ….. This is the second...

Thinking of Trading Certified Rare Coins for Bullion?

Richard Schwary - California Numismatic Investments The incredible rise in precious metals prices has given more than a few rare coin investors a reason...

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...

Undervalued U.S. Gold Coins in the $1,500-3,500 Range

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner....   An article of mine was recently published (by CoinWeek), a content partner of ours, and a reader left a...

Happy Holidays, and How I got my start in this...

By Jim Bisognani - NGC Weekly Market Report ....... Numismatists are a hardy lot. Once we have found a series or type of coin that...

How I Blew My Free Appraisal

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……… One of the oddest things about being a coin dealer are the almost daily phone calls I...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Commentary on Liberty Seated Dimes in...

A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #140 ….. On Thursday, Nov. 15,...

Gold Expert Mike Fuljenz Assists Police Agencies on Numismatic Crimes

Sandwiched between receiving an award, autographing copies of his book and purchasing gold coins to fulfill his customers' orders, America's Gold Expert® , Michael...

The Coin Analyst: Don’t Let Frustrating Coin Buying Experiences Cloud Your...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek …… Coin collectors tend to have strong views, especially about the mints and coin dealers with whom they do business....

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...

CoinSearch Program Update, A New Tool to Help Collectors

Mark Meyer, Developer, Certified Coin Exchange (CCE) Interviewer: David Lisot In June 2012 at the Long Beach Expo a new computer and mobile phone application named...

Methods of Acquiring Coins

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. on Collecting Strategies .... The wonderful thing about coin collecting is that you do not have to be wealthy to enjoy...

Coin Clubs for the Fun of It – Part 2

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek …… In our previous installment we pointed out the advantages of joining or forming a coin club. We talked...

Ok, I admit it. I was wrong or: Teach a man...

By Charles Morgan with Hubert Walker If you’re like me and participate in an online collecting forum, you’ve no doubt come across threads where “newbies”...

Learning How to Grade – Part 3

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. Originally Appeared in Canadian Coin News In our previous installment of “Learning How to Grade” we spoke about circulated coins and the basics...

Learning How to Grade – Part 2

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. Link to Part 1 The grade of a coin is the single most important ingredient to its value. Before proceeding with this installment, I’ll...

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...

Beginning Coin Collector eBooks from Krause Publications

IOLA, Wis. (May 24, 2012) -- Krause Publications, a leading producer of books, magazines, online products and events, is currently offering a variety of...

Counterfeit Protection: 1881-S Morgan Dollar

From the NGC by Max Spiegel, Numismatic Researcher on 5/15/2012 Raised areas and the incorrrect shape of the mintmark identify this 1881-S Morgan as a counterfeit. The 1881-S...

Coin Submission Success Strategies

By Charles Morgan with Hubert Walker If you’re anything like me, then you occasionally submit coins to one of the major Third Party Grading companies...

Tips for Buyers of Ancient Coins

By Wayne Sayles....   Some The Ancient Coin Collectors Guild (ACCG) members have asked what they can do to assure that the purchases they make are...