A Kid’s Guide to Collecting Coins Now Available

IOLA, Wis. (Oct. 17, 2011) -- Krause Publications, a leading producer of books, magazines, websites and events for the coin and...

Coin Collecting: Do We Still Have a $20 Hobby ?

By Mark Benvenuto (updated 10-2011) If you are like many collectors, you may have spent a bit of time wondering just where our hobby...

The Coin Analyst: How to Sell Your Coins and Work with...

by Louis Golino for Coin Week There is little doubt that along with the U.S. Mint coin dealers are probably the most frequently criticized players...

Coin Market Report and Trading Insights

Harry Miller President, Millers Mint and Numismatic Commentator David Lisot, Interviewer Harry Miller writes columns for several coin publications. He gives an overview of the coin market...

How to Add Value to Your Early Gold Collection

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com You can make random purchases of early United States gold coins and, if you are lucky, you might acquire some...

Park Avenue Numismatics Launches Free Online Rare Coin Encyclopedia

Park Avenue Numismatics has announced the launch of its’ new online Rare Coin Encyclopedia at www.parkavenumis.com according to Bob Green, President and C.E.O. Park...

Overall and Comparative Rarity Analysis of Dahlonega Gold Coinage

By Doug Winter - RareDateGold.com Using the revised population estimates in the third edition of my book, it is possible to make some interesting observations...

New Market Trends Emerge from Changes in Coin Grading

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek - MFrarecoins.com The coin market is at the leading edge of an emerging trend in coin grading and coin pricing....

A Basic Guide to Detecting Doctored Gold Coins

BY Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com There is no getting around the fact that doctoring of rare United States gold coins is a problem in the...

A Look at Advanced Rare Coin Collecting

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFrarecoins.com ......   When most people think of coin collecting, they think of filling albums with coins organized by date...

What to Buy to Begin Investing In and Building a Collection...

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek - MFrarecoins.com Last week I wrote about "Basic Tools for Buying Rare Coins in Today’s Market." As I talked...

Basic Tools for Buying Rare Coins in Today’s Market

By Mark Ferguson for CoinWeek – MFrarecoins.com Okay, so you’ve decided that owning rare coins for economic and personal reasons makes sense. Now, how...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Prize silver dollars in the Hesselgesser...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #55 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds Dr. Robert Hesselgesser assembled one...

Stick With The Keys… Coin Collecting Strategies

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com When I was a kid just beginning to get serious about coins, an older local dealer made a comment that...

Coin Terminology: Is it a Widget?

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com One of the newer catch-all coin terms that’s been making the rounds is “widget.” This is a derogatory term meaning...

What is a Fresh Coin?

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com I was recently having a numismatic conversation with someone about an auction (sad life, I know…) and the subject of...

Small Coin Shows and Smart Phones

By Dan Duncan - Pinnacle-Rarities A look at the PNNA - Tukwila,WA Dealers have prattled on and on about the lack of fresh material. The ...

Coin Auctions, eBay and the Games People Play, Part One.

Rare Coin Market Report by Vic Bozarth - Bozarth Numismatics In this month’s RCMR I am going to talk about rare coin auctions and the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Super Premiums for Common Silver Dollars...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, coin markets, and coin collecting #45 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds In the recent auction in Sacramento, two 1881-S...

Bozarth Rare Coin Market Report

We are already well into our third month of the year and the rare coin market is really cooking. Bullion prices are up,...

One size fits all pricing approach doesn’t always work with Morgan...

By Steve Roach - http://www.steveroachonline.com First published in the March 7, 2011, Special Edition of Coin World The Morgan dollar is widely traded at all levels,...

Getting Started Collecting U.S. Coins: Basics For Beginners

A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds People have asked me, “What should I collect,” or, separately, “What are the best coins to buy now.” People...

4 Easy Tips on How to Build a Great Collection

By Legend Numismatics Legend Numismatics has built more of the FINEST KNOWN Collections of true classic US coins than any dealer active today. ...

Coin Marketing: Not affiliated with, licensed or endorsed by the US...

By Richard Schwary - California Numismatic Investments How many times have you seen this disclaimer on those cheesy TV ads selling something which looks like...

Are Rare Coins Investments?

By Steve Roach - Rare Coin Maarket Report Blog First published in the Jan. 10, 2011, issue of Coin World Are rare coins an investment class?...