2022 American Gold Eagle 1oz Uncirculated Coin Available June 16

Jeff Garrett: Collecting American Gold Eagles

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The recently completed Stack’s Bowers sales featuring the first and last American Silver and Gold Eagles...
Is the Russian Ruble Linked to Gold? Gainesville Coins

Is the Russian Ruble Linked to Gold?

By Jan Nieuwenhuijs for Gainesville Coins ......   Some gold commentators are writing that the Central Bank of Russia (CBR) has linked the Russian ruble to...

The Wreck of Brother Jonathan Still Keeps Its Secrets

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   On a Sunday morning in 1865, a paddle steamer called Brother Jonathan departed Crescent City Harbor, California. The ship...
Precious Metals Crime and Fraud - Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC)

CFTC Charges Nevada Metals Trader With Spoofing in Gold and Silver Markets

Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) ......   On Friday, August 5, 2022, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed a civil enforcement action in the U.S....
The London Gold Fix: A Brief Guide

The London Gold Fix: A Brief Guide

By Paulina Likos for Gainesville Coins ......   Administered by the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA), the London Gold Fix is considered the authority on gold...

Hoarding Gold or Silver

By Allen Rowe  - Northern Nevada Coin ......   Hoarding gold is part of life for more of us than many people think. A while back in...
Biden and G7 Ban Russian Gold Imports

Biden and G7 Ban Russian Gold Imports

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins ......   New economic sanctions against Russia will target the country's gold exports. Several of the Group of 7 nations (known...
Former LAX Cargo Handler Sentenced to Prison for Stealing Gold Bars

Former LAX Cargo Handler Sentenced to Prison for Stealing Gold Bars

By United States Attorney's Office, Central District of California ......   A former cargo handling company employee at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) was sentenced on...
One Ounce Gold Oban Ingots Offered in Stack’s Bowers Precious Metals Auctions

One Ounce Gold Oban Ingots Offered in Stack’s Bowers Precious Metals Auctions

In April 2021, Stack’s Bowers Galleries sold an incredibly rare Tenshō-era ca. 1588 Japanese Oban for $1.9 million USD, more than doubling the pre-sale...

Watch Better Caul Saul Actor Jonathan Banks Portray Coin Shop Burglar on Sanford

Actor Jonathan Banks is best known for playing Mike Ehrmantraut, a hard-as-nails ex-cop turned criminal, who served as the head of security for drug...
Royal Canadian Mint Launches Klondike-Themed Gold Bullion Coin at PDAC 2022

Royal Canadian Mint Launches Klondike-Themed Gold Bullion Coin at PDAC 2022

The Klondike Gold Rush, a turning point in Canadian mining history, and the prospecting methods used to find gold first discovered in Yukon’s famed...
Netherlands to Issue 2022 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

Netherlands to Issue 2022 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

Orders Accepted Until May 27. After That Date, Mintage Will Be Set & Reservations Can No Longer Be Guaranteed   By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The...
What Do Rising Oil Prices Mean for Gold?

What Do Rising Oil Prices Mean for Gold?

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   The rising price of oil is a concern for many Americans. The average price of a gallon of gasoline...
Heritage Auctions to Offer Rare Gold Ingots From ‘Ship of Gold’

Heritage Auctions to Offer Rare Gold Ingots From ‘Ship of Gold’

Justh & Hunter ingot is largest recovered specimen from Marysville branch   Who among us hasn’t dreamed of recovering sunken treasure? Read one story about exploring...
What the Russian Gold Bill Means

What the Russian Gold Bill Means

By Blanchard and Company, Inc ......   In early March, a bill was introduced to the United States Senate in an attempt to restrict Russia from...
2022 U.S. Mint American Eagle Gold Proof Coins on Sale March 17

2022 U.S. Mint American Eagle Gold Proof Coins on Sale March 17

The United States Mint is pleased to announce the sale of the 2022 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins beginning on March 17 at noon...
Numismatic Crime - Help Identify Suspects in Gold Coin Theft

Numismatic Crime – Help Identify Suspects in Gold Coin Theft

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Suspects in Theft of Gold Kruerrands The two females pictured above are responsible...
Why the Charlotte and Dahlonega Mints Were Built - Part 2

Why the Charlotte and Dahlonega Mints Were Built – Part 2

By Victor Bozarth for PCGS ......   In part one of this series, I discussed the early European explorers who, despite numerous attempts, never located any...
Coin and Bullion Dealers: Protect Your Business From State Greed

2022 Could Be “Year of Sound Money” in States

By Jp Cortez - Money Metals Exchange ......   Last year was a good year for state-level sound money legislation across the United States. 2022 could...
CEO of Florida Armored Transport Company Charged in Multimillion Dollar Dirty Gold Money Laundering Conspiracy

CEO of Florida Armored Transport Company Pleads Guilty in Dirty Gold Scheme

By United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of Florida ......   Jesus Gabriel Rodriguez, Jr., 45, former CEO of Transvalue, a South Florida company that transported...
Why the Charlotte and Dahlonega Mints Were Built - PCGS

Why the Charlotte and Dahlonega Mints Were Built – Part 1

By Victor Bozarth for PCGS ......   Despite being here for nearly 300 years, no quantifiable gold was ever located by early European explorers in the...
Oklahoma to Consider Holding Gold and Silver, Removing Income Taxes

Oklahoma to Consider Holding Gold and Silver, Removing Income Taxes

By Jp Cortez - Money Metals Exchange ......   On Thursday, January 20, an Oklahoma state representative introduced legislation that would enable the State Treasurer to...
Gold Dealers Sentenced for Financial Crimes and Gun Crimes

Gold Dealers Sentenced for Financial Crimes and Gun Crimes

By United States Attorney’s Office, Southern District of California ......   Global Gold Exchange, LLC and its managers, Richard M. Owen, James Warren, and Jeffrey Morrow,...
Heritage to Offer Largest Justh & Hunter Gold Ingot From 'Ship of Gold'

Heritage to Offer Largest Justh & Hunter Gold Ingot From ‘Ship of Gold’

The gold brick is too heavy to lift easily or gracefully - something about molecular density making it much heavier than its 54 pounds,...
Impressive 95oz Kellogg & Humbert Gold Ingot From SS Central America Sells at GreatCollections

Impressive 95oz Kellogg & Humbert Gold Ingot From SS Central America Sells at GreatCollections

A 95.83-ounce Kellogg & Humbert gold ingot recovered from the wreck of SS Central America auctioned by GreatCollections (GC) sold on November 21 for...
The Coin Analyst: California Coin Dealer Discovers Major 2021 Gold Eagle Error Coin

The Coin Analyst: California Coin Dealer Discovers Major 2021 Gold Eagle Error Coin

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   Gerald Medel, owner of Lakeside Coins in El Cajon, part of San Diego County, California, recently made the...
PCGS Certifies 1/4 oz 2021 Type 2 American Gold Eagle Bullion Coins With “W” Mint Marks

PCGS Certifies 1/4 oz 2021 Type 2 American Gold Eagle Bullion Coins With...

Submitted by GreatCollections, the Type 2 Reverse bullion coins with West Point mint marks were found by Gerald Medel and are now classified as...
Perth Mint Coin Profiles - Australia 2022 Kangaroo Gold Bullion Coins

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australia 2022 Kangaroo Gold Bullion Coins

*Please Note: Some sizes may not be available at launch on November 15. The Perth Mint will advise available sizes closer to the release...
New Reverse Frosted Gold and Silver Bullion Coins Feature Historic Clipper Cutty Sark

New Reverse Frosted Gold and Silver Bullion Coins Feature Historic Clipper Cutty Sark

The Pobjoy Mint is thrilled to announce a new bullion coin range for 2021 featuring the famous clipper ship Cutty Sark. The coins have...
Perth Mint Coin Profiles - Australian Kangaroo 2021 2oz Gold Proof High Relief Coin

Perth Mint Coin Profiles – Australian Kangaroo 2021 2oz Gold Proof High Relief Coin

The Perth Mint is pleased to present this stunning 2oz gold Proof high-relief coin featuring the latest kangaroo design. Each coin is struck by The...