ICTA Celebrates 35 Years of Business

The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) is incredibly proud to have turned 35 in July—but we’re even more proud of how we achieved...

Numismatic Literary Guild 50th Anniversary Bash Set for Philadelphia ANA

Now celebrating its 50th anniversary, the Numismatic Literary Guild stages an awards ceremony (“The Bash”) at each ANA summer convention. Open to the public,...

ANA Members to Receive Recognition for Service and Commitment to Numismatics

Numismatics is the study and collection of coins, paper money, tokens and medals, but at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) it is the people...

Special ACTF Exhibit of Counterfeit Coins, Bars at ANA Word’s Fair...

Counterfeit Morgan dollar as well as counterfeit PCGS inserts and components of fake PCGS holder are among seized items sized by Homeland Special...

American Numismatic Society announces gift from Eric P. Newman Numismatic...

For over sixty years the American Numismatic Society (ANS) has offered an intense eight week long summer course in numismatics to select graduate students....

Ancient Greek Coins – The Peak of Classical Artistry

Ancient Greek Coins By Russell A. Augustin, AU Capital Management, LLC Lampsakos has a storied past, having been a frequent source of contention between battling...

ANA Highest Honor Awards Given to Numismatists Making a Difference

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) is recognizing several numismatists who not only lead by example, but pave new pathways within the numismatic hobby. Recognized for their...

Coin Clubs – Numismatic Camaraderie and why coin collecting doesn’t have...

There are many specialized coin clubs that show coin collecting doesn't have to be a solitary activity. by Jeff Garrett on 7/26/2018 One of the biggest decisions...

American Numismatic Society Massive Two-Week Summer Numismatic Books Sale

American Numismatic Society Massive Two-Week Summer Numismatic Books Sale The ANS has so many numismatic books and journals on the horizon (and from the past...

NLG 2018 Symposium to Focus on Attracting New Collectors Online

The Numismatic Literary Guild (www.NLGonline.org), a nonprofit organization composed of hobby writers, editors and content producers, will conduct its 2018 NLG Symposium from 10...

Numismatic Crime Information Center Update for July 13, 2018

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ...... Vehicle Burglary in Boca Raton Boca Raton, Florida detectives are investigating a vehicle...

Internet Sales Tax? Supreme Court Ruling Alarming

  Numismatists should be worried about how the hobby will be affected by a labyrinth of tax rules By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC)...

ANA Awards College Scholarships to Committed Numismatists

The American Numismatic Association (ANA) has awarded 2018 college scholarships to committed numismatists Roxanne Pittman from Pledger, TX, and Shelby Plooster from Evans, GA. Each winner...

Veteran Dealer: We Have Seen the 2018 Low for Gold

“The reality of a real trade war and its effect on the U.S. and world economies has finally hit the precious metal markets. We...

ANA Launches New and Improved Dealer Directory

On July 1, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) released a modified and improved Dealer Directory. With this search engine tool, collectors can explore and...

CoinWeek: EAC Remembers R. Tettenhorst, Numismatist

Collector R. Tettenhorst--real name Bernard Alan Edison--built an amazing collection of half cents and was a revered member of the copper collecting community. Edison was...

American Numismatic Association Honors Distinguished Numismatists with Awards

The American Numismatic Association has unveiled its slate of 2018 award recipients Every year, the American Numismatic Association (ANA) recognizes members who go above and...

Silver, Gold American Eagles Most Counterfeited Bullion Coins: ICTA

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Since 1986 when the United States Mint first introduced silver and gold American Eagle bullion coins, they have...

Coin Shop Robbery Policy and Procedures – A Risk Assessment

By Numismatic Crime Information Center .......   The recent alert sent out by the Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) showed graphic photos of the recent armed...

Man Pleads Guilty to Selling, Importing Counterfeit Coins

ACTF plays key role in investigation and provides experts to identify fakes A New Jersey man admitted June 25 to impersonating a federal agent while...

Warnings to Coin Community About Supreme Court’s Interstate Sales Tax Ruling

After the June 21 decision by the United States Supreme Court in the case of South Dakota v. Wayfair, several precious metals and coin...

Numismatic Crime Information Center Update for June 22, 2018

By Doug Davis - Founder & President, Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) ......   Coin Shop Burglary Investigators are investigating the burglary of North Mississippi Coin Company....

Fun and Fellowship at the Philadelphia American Numismatic Association World’s Fair...

Member receptions and social events complement the American Numismatic Association (ANA) educational programs with networking functions and other fun-filled activities. The Philadelphia World’s Fair...

Numismatic Crime Investigations Class for Law Enforcement at ANA Philadelphia World’s...

The Numismatic Crime Information Center (NCIC) will offer a one-day training class on “Numismatic Crime Investigations” for local, state and federal law enforcement officers...

World’s Fair of Money Commemorative Medal Redesign Represents Brotherly Love

A revised commemorative medal design for the Philadelphia World’s Fair of Money was unveiled Friday (June 8) by the American Numismatic Association (ANA). Designed...

Modern US Coins – Proof Coinage Resumes: 1950-1964

By Thomas Daniel Bowers Jr. .....   The term "Proof coin" during the years 1950 through 1964 refers to the manufacturing method used to produce coins...

Last Chance to Register for ANA Summer Seminar

Classes for the 2018 Summer Seminar are just two weeks away! Register now to claim your spot — it's your last chance!   Summer Seminar is...

ANS Gives 2018 Saltus Award to Dutch Medallist Geer Steyn

Dutch artist Geer Steyn became the 57th recipient of the J. Sanford Saltus Award for excellence in medallic art at the biannual conference of...

Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society Donates $50,000 to Support ANA...

Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society The Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society has donated $50,000 to support the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) Summer Seminar....

Coin Industry News – PNG Announces Improved Dealer’s Coin Insurance

PNG Coin Insurance Program The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has established a new coin insurance program available for current and new PNG member-dealers. "The enhanced plan...