Numismatic Crime Prevention – “Think Like a Thief” ANA Summer Seminar

Dealers and Collectors interested in personal and business protection should consider attending the "Think Like A Thief " ANA Summer Seminar. A specialized custom security...

American Numismatic Association Celebrates National Coin Week with Educational Activities

This year marks the 100th anniversary of United States involvement in "The War to End All Wars," World War I. To honor the connection...

ICTA Seminar to Provide Important Information for Coin Dealers

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets ......   Speakers at a joint seminar will be discussing a variety of topics at the upcoming Florida United Numismatists...

Numismatic Crime – PNG Dealer Helps FBI Nab Theft Suspects

All dealers should be cautious about possible long-term ramifications of cashing fraudulent checks A long-time member of the Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.org) assisted the Federal Bureau...

Dallas, Pittsburgh to Host ANA National Money Shows

Selection of the 2018 and 2019 National Money Show host cities was tabled at the October board meeting pending clarification of additional options. The...

American Numismatic Society Announces Recipients of Saltus Medal Award

2017 + 2018 J. Sanford Saltus  Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Art of the Medal The Board of Trustees of the American Numismatic Society...

ANA Board of Govenors Candidate Forum 2013 – New Orleans Money...

The American Numismatic Association has elections every two years to elect a president, vice president and a board of nine governors. This election for ANA...

Members of the Greater Houston Coin Club Take in the Aftermath...

This week, CoinWeek received two first-hand accounts from members of the Greater Houston Coin Club (GHCC), describing the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. If you...

Garrett to Head; Ellsworth, Kagin, Montgomery Join ANA Board of Governors

Jeff Garrett to become ANA’s 59th president at World’s Fair of Money Voting members of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) have chosen three new candidates...

Plan Now for Numismatic Treasures and Disneyland Discounts at Anaheim World’s...

An eye-opening range of historic coin and paper money treasures is guaranteed to thrill visitors at the American Numismatic Association (ANA) 2016 World’s Fair...

CoinWeek IQ: EAC Grading Demystified: MS-60 to MS-70 – 4K Video

For many collectors, the idea of a separate grading system for early copper coins can seem daunting and unfamiliar. CoinWeek met up with Bill...

Why Dealers Come to the Money Show of the Southwest

Interviewer - David Lisot - CoinWeek.com Hear dealers explain why the come to Texas to attend the Money Show of the Southwest. Volunteer members of...

ANS Introduces Digital Library

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) continues its mission of providing Open Access research tools to researchers worldwide with its newly unveiled Digital Library. The...

Sentencing Date Changed for Importer of Counterfeit Coins, Holders

April 25 is the new date for Kirschner’s sentencing hearing   U.S. District Court Judge Robert B. Kugler had been scheduled to sentence Jonathan A. Kirschner...

1792 A Hub Story: How the First U.S. Mint Coinage Dies...

 At the 2018 Early American Coppers Convention in Traverse City, Michigan, EAC President William Eckberg gave an in-depth presentation on his ongoing research into the production techniques employed...

Minnesota Man Pleads Guilty to Selling Counterfeit Coins, Committing Mail Fraud

Barry Ron Skog, 68, of Burnsville, Minnesota, pleaded guilty February 21 to one count of selling counterfeit coins and one count of mail fraud...

10% off on Books from Kolbe & Fanning for New NBS...

By CoinWeek....   Numismatic booksellers Kolbe & Fanning are offering a 10% discount off all books on their online store for anyone who becomes a new...

Spectrum Group International Launches Spectrum Group France SAS in Paris

Prominent U.S. Numismatist Kerry Pieropan Will Lead the New Venture With Support from Acclaimed World Numismatic Expert Ron Gillio IRVINE, Calif. (October 31, 2011) –...

Early American Coppers: Tribute to Coin Collector Dan Holmes – Video:...

One of the most well-liked members of the Early American Coppers (EAC) group was not able to attend this year’s convention in Irving, Texas....

An Open Letter to Bill Hyder and the Token and Medal...

By Dennis Tucker - Publisher, Whitman Publishing, LLC ......   April 2019 Dear Bill, I’ve got something to vent about. Your article in the January/February 2019 issue of the...

American Numismatic Association President Walter Ostromecki Shares His Vision for the...

Walter Ostromecki, Ph.D., President, American Numismatic Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ Walter Ostromecki has a background in education in the California school system. He was recently...

Texas Numismatic Association Coin Convention Report 2015. VIDEO: 3:18.

The Texas Numismatic Association has been holding an annual convention for 57 years. Show promoter Doug Davis talks about the results and outcome for...

COINS Act to Reform US Currency Gains New Support in Congress

Would Provide $16 Billion in Budget Savings By Dollar Coin Alliance ......   Three Members of Congress have signed on as co-sponsors of the bipartisan Currency Optimization,...

Video Interview: Bank Note Collectors and the IBNS

Stefano Poddi, Numismatist and Italian Currency Expert Stefano talks about the international group of collectors that form the International Bank Note Society (IBNS). This society has...

Purpose of the Liberty Cap Foundation

Walter Husak, Founder, Liberty Cap Foundation Interviewer: David Lisot. Walter Husak once possessed and sold one of the finest collections of early United States large cents...

International Association of Professional Numismatists (I.A.P.N.) holds 62nd General Assembly...

The International Association of Professional Numismatists (I.A.P.N.) held its 62nd General Assembly May 23-26 2013 in Leipzig Germany. A total of thirty four of...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries, Heritage Auctions sign four-year contract to be...

The biggest show in numismatics, the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of MoneySM, will be even bigger starting in 2014 as two of the...

The Twin Leaf Collection of Large Cents – An In-Depth Conversation...

Vicken Yegparian, Numismatist, Stack’s Bowers. Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. In July at the Whitman Baltimore Expo, Stack's Bowers will offer the Twin Leaf Collection, an...

Excerpts from the E-Sylum: Food Stamp Change Token Research Update –...

By Wayne Homren for The E-Sylum eNewsletter.... Each week, CoinWeek, in collaboration with the Numismatic Bibliomania Society, brings you a highlighted feature from the current...

Coin Shows: Money Show of the Southwest Changes Name to Houston...

Gail Brichford, Show Chairman, Houston Money Show Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com...... The Greater Houston Coin Club has been sponsoring an annual coin convention for 58 years....