When Buying Rare Coins, Who Do You Deal With?

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. Regardless of whom you buy coins from, understanding the numismatic landscape will give you a...

Coin Collector Attempts Getting a Coin from Every Country in History....

Dr. Garth Clark, President, Bellaire, Texas Coin Club Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com..... Dr. Clark started out as a teenager collecting coins hoping to get a coin...

Trophy Coins for the Rest of Us

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. The last article I wrote was about Trophy Coins. It generated a lot of buzz among my readers,...

Copper and Silver Key Date U.S. Coins in Goldbergs Auction Next...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #224 A CoinWeek Weekly Column by Greg...

Top Ten U.S. Gold Trophy Coins and their Pitches

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. I define a “Trophy Coin” as one which suitably combines rarity, appearance, and a great story in one...

Rare Gold Coins for less than $5000 each, Part 3: ...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #219 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Can Auction Representation Help You Buy The Coins You Like At...

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. As nearly everyone who buys rare coins knows these days, a larger...

In the Rare Coin Market, Quality is not Everything

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. There is plenty of demand for major rarities in any condition. For much of the last...

The Ten Most Marketable New Orleans Gold Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner………. I’m basically an old school coin dealer. I market coins all the time but am not really a “marketer” in the...

Coin Collecting Strategies: Building the Ultimate 20th Century Type Set, Part...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .......... We continue our guide to the Ultimate 20th Century Type Set by taking a look at...

Finest Half Cent Collection in PCGS Set Registry Brings Million Dollar...

The January 26, 2014 auction of the "Missouri Cabinet Collection," the current and all-time finest United States half-cent collection of its kind in the...

Making the Case for Collecting World Coins – Moving Beyond US...

Guest Commentary by Martin Kaplan for CoinWeek ............. Greg Reynolds discussed the results of the recent Heritage NY International World Coin auction in an article...

Coin Collections: Eric P. Newman Sales Scales New Heights!

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. In my opinion, the sale of the Eric P. Newman collection is...

Ever Feel Like Selling All of Your Coins? I Did –...

By Charles Morgan with Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ........ When I got the idea to sell my collection, I didn’t know what to think. Was...

Record $22,825 for Modern Gold $25 Eagle at GreatCollections

First Time Offered by GreatCollections Results in World Record Price A perfect modern $25 American Gold Eagle graded Proof-70 DCAM by PCGS was sold at...

The Coin Analyst: 2013 Low Mintage U.S. Modern Coins

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ……… Those who do the best with their coins financially are not necessarily the most well off, but rather tend...

Five Things You Can Do to Make Your Rare Coins Worth...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com If you have been collecting rare coins for more than a few years, there is a good chance that...

Collecting Strategies: The Financially Painless Way To Collect Gold Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   The appeal of gold is universal, and it has nothing to do with the state of one's finances. A desire to own the...

Collecting Strategies: How to Assemble A World-Class Collection of Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ........... You can have unlimited funds but without adhering to a basic core group of numismatic fundamentals, I believe it...

Coin Collecting Strategies: Some Thoughts on Rarity

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……………….. Having just published a blog about coin rarity based on grade distribution, I’ve been thinking more about...

Rare Coin Road Warrior – Collecting U.S. Coins by Design Type,...

By Vic Bozarth – Bozarth Numismatics ... a CoinWeek Content Partner ............... Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, As I have promised for the last couple of months, this...

NGC to Display No. 1 Set of Proof Seated Liberty Dimes

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) will display the number one NGC Registry Set of Proof Seated Liberty Dimes at the 2014 FUN Show. Assembled by...

Coin Collecting: Selling By Private Treaty

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. Selling by private treaty gives the seller a chance to determine by...

Grade Distribution of Branch Mint US Gold Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……………….. It is interesting to study the grade distribution patterns for various branch mint gold issues. By this,...

Collector Coins: 1913 – A year of rare-date U.S. coinage

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek ……… Mention 1913, and the multimillion-dollar Liberty nickel of that year (five known) is often the first thing that comes to the mind of...

Coin Collecting Strategies: Selling Your Collection At Auction

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. Consigning coins to auction is not always a simple matter. There are...

PCGS Hosts Display Of Finest Morgan Dollar Set At 2014 FUN

Professional Coin Grading Service (http://www.PCGS.com) will host the first East Coast public display of the superb, multi-million dollar Coronet Collection, the finest current Morgan...

Coin Collecting Strategies: Building the Ultimate 20th Century Type Set, Part...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ……….. Welcome back to the Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker guide to building the ultimate 20th century...

When the “Best” Coin isn’t the “Better” Coin

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner .................... In many series, collectors are slaves to the holder. By this, I mean, they make purchases which...

Rare Coin Marketplace: Specialized Designations for Strike Quality on Specific Coin...

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. Jefferson Nickels, Mercury Dimes, Roosevelt Dimes, Standing Quarters and Franklin Half Dollars...