How to Avoid Becoming the Victim of a Fake Gold Coin

by Tony Davis – Atlanta Gold & Coin Buyers ………. We met yesterday with an individual that was interested in selling a Canadian gold...

Bullion Coins – Silver Stacking Techniques

2016 Canadian Silver Maple Leaf Silver bullion is no longer just an investment vehicle but also a hobby that countless “Silver Stackers” take part in...

Palladium American Eagle Coin Brings Challenges, Opportunities for Collectors

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   When the United States Mint released the first Palladium American Eagle coins on September 25, 2017, a new era for...

Don’t Get Fixated On Spot Price When Buying Silver Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Silver investors tend to check the current spot price before making a purchase of silver coins. That's a logical...

FBI, Treasure Hunters Search for Legendary Lost Civil War Gold

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Perhaps spurred on by the persistence of local treasure hunters (or perhaps not; no one's talking), federal agents and officials...

Bullion Direct: Another Bullion Biz Bankrupt – Vault Virtually Empty

By Joshua Gibbons - About.Ag - for CoinWeek ....   As Much as $25M of Stored Metal 'Not Actually Purchased' As a bullion investor and webmaster of...

How does $40M of Gold and Silver Disappear: The Collapse of...

By About.Ag - exclusively for CoinWeek....   Author's Note: If you have done business with Tulving and are owed metal or money, or if you received...

How Much Gold Is There In The World ?

Gold has always held a special allure and fascination in peoples minds. Perhaps it is the color, weight, or the fact that...

American Silver Eagle Collecting Strategies

By Bullion Shark LLC ........ American Silver Eagles have become one of the most popular silver bullion coins of the modern day. Although many investors...

Silver Coins – Why Every American Should Own Silver

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek ......   Every American should own at least a little silver. No weaseling around, no exceptions. What kind of radical declaration is...

NTR Metals and Illegal South American Gold

By Joshua Gibbons - About.Ag - for CoinWeek ....   When I first heard about Peruvian gold smuggling early last year, I didn't really believe it....

Minnesota Coin Dealer Indicted on Selling Counterfeit Coins and Fraud Charges

Accused has history of court battles concerning counterfeit coins By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Wednesday, April 11, Interim United States Attorney Greogory G. Brooker--as well...

BBB Warns Austin-Based Coin Firms Ads May Be Peddling ‘Fool’s Gold’

Consumers nationwide should be on the alert for advertisements from two Texas-based companies that are using newspapers to sell gold bullion coins “completely free...

Private Mint Trump Dollars One-Up Legal Tender Coinage

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   Donald Trump supporters can show their enthusiasm for the 2016 Republican presidential hopeful by purchasing Trump Dollar coins. “Fed up...

Convicted Gold Scammer Larry Bates Sentenced to 21 Years in Federal...

Convicted of all 46 counts against him, 73-year-old Bates evades maximum sentence of 20 years for each one By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   On Thursday,...

NGC Discovers Prooflike Surface Palladium Eagle Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) has discovered that some of the US Mint’s new Palladium American Eagle coins have Prooflike surfaces. Coins submitted to NGC...

U.S. Mint Corrects Silver Eagle Bullion Coin Branch Mint Information –...

2015 "P" American Silver Eagles - Mint raises doubts about the designation By CoinWeek ....   Bullion coins are precious metal assets whose purity and standardization is...

The Nickel-Hoarding Billionaire

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .........   Imagine being very wealthy - possibly a billionaire according to some accounts. If a person had that kind of...

Where’s The Gold?

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com ….. When you examine the growing mountain of direct and indirect evidence, it is obvious that...

Industry Insider: IRS Reporting Rules for Cash Transactions and Precious Metals

By Richard Schwary - California Numismatic Investments The question of what is reportable when buying or selling precious metals is the most popular of all...

Bullion Dealer Charles McAllister Charged with Fraud & Money Laundering

By Commodity Futures Trading Commission ......   The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a federal civil enforcement action in the U.S. District Court for the...

Northwest Territorial Mint Bankrupt, Bullion Buyers May Lose Millions

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   In what began as a dispute between a landlord and his tenant has exploded into a...

Buyer Beware: Variable Spot Price Premiums for American Silver Eagles

By Ron Drzewucki -  www.moderncoinwholesale.com .....   The American Silver Eagle, which has a nominal face value of one dollar and contains one troy ounce of silver,...

Huge Physical Gold Shortage Looms

By Patrick A. Heller Commentary on Precious Metals Prepared for CoinWeek.com A number of so-called experts are proclaiming that gold’s price is in a bubble that...

Counterfeit Gold Found in Royal Canadian Mint Package

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Ottawa jeweler Samuel Tang bought what he thought was a genuine 1 oz, .9999 fine gold wafer from his local...

Merit Gold & Silver No Longer Accepting Bullion Orders; Going Out...

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Visitors to the website of Merit Gold and Silver, a Santa Monica, California-based bullion and precious metals dealer, have seen...

2017 American Eagle Now Available at Bullion Exchanges

Platinum - Gold - Silver Eagles American Eagle coins are the official bullion of the United States. They have been minted annually since their first...

US Mint News: First Look at American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Wednesday, September 20, Michael White, of the Office of Corporate Communications for the United States Mint shared the first...

U.S. Mint Gold & Silver Bullion Coin Sales Down Two Years...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The last two years have seen quite the drop-off of sales of the United States Mint's bullion coins. Many have...

The Mike Fuljenz Metal Report: Q&A on SS Central America Gold...

By Mike Fuljenz - Universal Coin & Bullion ......   Q&A WITH DR. MIKE FULJENZ AMERICA’S GOLD EXPERT® ON GOLD RECOVERED FROM THE SS CENTRAL AMERICA Q....