The King of American Coins – the Dollar of 1804 –...

Background of the ANA’s Idler 1804 Dollar as Exhibited at the 2011 World’s Fair of Money in Chicago -  Part 1 By Mark Ferguson for...

ANA Executive Director Placed on Administrative Leave

The following is from a press release CoinWeek received from the ANA this evening: "American Numismatic Association Executive Director Larry Shepherd has been placed on...

Albanese to Head PNG Coin Doctoring Definition Committee

The Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.com) has formed a committee composed of PNG members and non-members to research and draft an industry-acceptable definition of "coin...

Benefits of the CONECA Website for Error Coin Collectors

Ken Potter is well known in the numismatic industry for his many talents and areas of expertise. His involvement and knowledge with error coins...

Collectors Universe Acquires Coinflation.com

Coinflation.com (www.Coinflation.com), an increasingly popular informational website that provides the values of precious metals and the intrinsic values of gold, silver and base metal...

Why Do People Come to the NLG Bash?

Interviewer: David Lisot   The annual Bash of the Numismatic Literary Guild is the most prestigious gathering of the coin hobby's intellectuals, writers and researchers. The...

ANA Ends Employment Relationship with Larry Shepherd as Executive Director

The American Numismatic Association Board of Governors today announced that it has ended its employment relationship with Larry Shepherd, as Executive Director, effective as...

War of Words escalates as ANA Responds to Shepherd Statement and...

The Anerican Numismatic Association (ANA) just issued a Press Release in response to statements distributed and published by former Executive Director Larry Shepherd, and...

Laura Sperber Announces Desire To Run for the ANA Board of...

First, I wish to thank all of Legends customers for their loyalty and support through the years. George, myself and Jose work hard to...

Tom Hallenbeck Talks about Changes at the ANA

Changes at the ANA With Tom Hallenbeck, President, ANA The American Numismatic Association National Money Show was held in Pittsburgh, PA, October 13-15, 2011. This is...

Interview with Susan McMillan, ANA Director of Education Projects

Susan McMillan, ANA Director of Education Projects The American Numismatic Association has an entire department devoted to teaching about coin collecting. Every ANA Convention as...

Larry Shepherd Takes Position with Chicago Coin Firm

Larry Shepherd has become senior numismatist for the firm of Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. in Chicago, Illinois. Larry was most recently know for his...

ANA Board Approves Balanced Operating Budget

Motion restores funding for Money Museum’s “History of Money” exhibit The American Numismatic Association Board of Governors has unanimously approved a balanced operating budget for...

Laura Sperber Discusses Plans to Run for the ANA Board of...

by Louis Golino for Coin Week Laura Sperber has been a major force in numismatics and a full-time dealer since 1979.  She has a strong...

Pam West on Collecting British Paper Money, The IBNS and the...

Pam West - Owner, British Notes, Great Britain Interviewer: David Lisot Great Britain has a long history of attractive and popular bank notes. Learn more about...

The Numismatist now available in the Android Market

The Numismatist, the American Numismatic Association’s monthly magazine, is now available in the Android Market. There is no charge for the app. The magazine is...

Summer seminar scholarships available for talented Young Numismatists

Young Numismatists have the opportunity to earn full and partial scholarships for the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) highly acclaimed 2012 Summer Seminar in Colorado...

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) –...

First Wall Street Collectors Bourse at Museum of American Finance

OCTOBER 21-22, 2011 The first Wall Street Collectors Bourse was held at the Museum of American Finance, 48 Wall Street, on October 21 and 22,...

Three Things Gold Buyers Must Know First

Recent news stories questioning what some dealers charge when selling gold coins reinforces what experts have advised for years: do your homework first. ...

‘Change In Money: Cowries to Credit Cards’ Named Theme of 2012...

From the objects we’ve used as money, to the money we produce, to the money that exists in electronic form, the way we buy...

PNG 2012 YN Scholarship Competition Announced

(Temecula, California) -- The Professional Numismatists Guild (www.PNGdealers.com) will provide a scholarship to a deserving young numismatist (YN) to attend the 2012 American Numismatic...

New Orleans chosen as 2013 Spring National Money Show site

New Orleans was selected as the site for the 2013 Spring National Money Show by the American Numismatic Association Board of Governors during a...

Professional Numismatists Guild Welcomes 13 New Members

(Temecula, California) -- The Board of Directors of the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has ratified the applications for ten new PNG members and three...

American Numismatic Society Announces 2012 Gala Honorees

New York, NY - The American Numismatic Society is pleased to announce the honorees for the 2012 Dinner Gala. The recipient of the Trustees’...

PCGS Hosts Collectors Club Grading Contest at 2012 FUN

(Orlando, Florida) -- Collectors attending the upcoming Florida United Numismatists convention in Orlando, January 5 - 7, 2012, will have the opportunity to test...

Whitman Announces Special Collaboration with the Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial...

Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo announced today it will enter into a special collaboration with the Maryland War of 1812 Bicentennial Commission at the...

PNG Sends Tipster First Reward In Theft Case, Total Could Be...

(Temecula, California) -- The Professional Numismatists Guild has issued the first $2,500 in pledged rewards totaling $175,250 to New Jersey coin dealer Ken Starrett...

Putting on the Houston Money Show of the Southwest

Claude Mathes, Convention Chairman Interviewer: David Lisot Claude Mathes shares what is involved putting on a major coin convention. Adding to the challenge is that his...

Poll: PNG Members Predict Gold, Silver Up in 2012, But Estimates...

(Temecula, California) -- How will gold, silver and other precious metals perform in 2012? Year-end predictions by experts with decades of experience in buying and...