Finest known 1921 Double Eagle leads Heritage Auctions’ FUN Platinum Night

Jan. 3-8 events taking place during Orlando 2012 FUN Convention; Heritage announces Platinum Night across two evenings for the first time; The Dr. and...

Coin Market Serious FUN – Orlando Sales Capture $10 Million

Posted by Jim Bisognani for NGC Market Report ……… The Coin Market is definitely at a divide - gold is still king. The seventh annual Summer FUN convention is in...

Young Numismatists Volunteer as Pages at FUN Summer Coin Convention. VIDEO:...

FUN Young Numismatist Page Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......   When a dealer needs a cup of coffee or some food brought to their table while at a...

The Famous “Lost” 1913 Liberty Nickel To Be On Display at...

The Walton 1913 Liberty Head nickel, a fabled, century-old coin recovered from a fatal car crash and then unsuspectingly kept in a Virginia closet...

Coin Collecting Market – Make It FUN For Everyone

Colonial copper and Civil War silver bargains; 2017, the year of the collector By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   Phew! Just shoveled off about...

Unique $50 Gold Eagle Wrong Planchet Error in Heritage’s FUN Signature...

Struck on a .9999 American Buffalo blank, the ‘Eagalo’ is the only known U.S. gold wrong planchet error Collectors will have the opportunity in January...

Coin Dealers Helping Coin Dealers’ RoundTable Group Launches YouTube Channel

Collecting has been around since the beginning of humanity. Humans were drawn to collecting as it brings happiness and challenges the brain to learn....

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: Liberty Seated Half Dollars on Platinum...

News and Analysis on scarce coins, markets, and the  collecting community #93 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds It has been a while since I...

One Day Later, Sense of Normalcy Returns to 2017 FUN Show

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   One day after the shooting at the Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL), a sense of normalcy has returned to the...

Comments from the FUN President

Tony Swicer, FUN President Interviewer: David Lisot Tony Swicer recently assumed the office of presidency for the FUN organization and the summer convention is...

Classic Favorite Coins: Heritage Offers Rudin Collection at 2018 FUN Show

Heritage Auctions is pleased to offer The Kerry Rudin Collection as a featured collection in our FUN US Coins auction, to be held January...

2013 Summer Fun Convention Video Playlist

Coinweek Producer and videographer David Lisot attended the Summer FUN Show this past month. Below are Video News reports, Interviews and regular features from the...

Classic US Coins – PCGS to Display the Miller/Ashmore Morgan Dollars...

Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) will display the Miller/Ashmore Morgan Dollars Super Set at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Show at the Tampa Convention...

Kid Coin Collector Talks About How to Get Started in the...

Shelby Pooster, Coin Collector, 8th Grade Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......   Most people think of coin collecting as a male hobby. Shelby Pooster is a 13-year-old eighth...

Each issue in the Saint-Gaudens $20 series has a unique story...

By Steve Roach - www.steveroachonline.com....   Reposted on CoinWeek with Permission First published in the January 2, 2011, Special Edition of Coin World The auctions associated with the...

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: The Fun Has Begun

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #34 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg...

Gem MS-68 1924 Standing Liberty Quarters in FUN Auction

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #363 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Two newsworthy 1924...

FUN Auction – $41 Million Sold at Heritage FUN US Coin...

$41 Million in Total US Coin Sales in FUN Auction with $25 MIllion from Platinum Night  Two examples of the fabled four dollar gold piece highlighted...

CoinWeek: Greater Jacksonville Coin Club Serves Collectors and Dealers in Florida...

Thomas Bobbitt, President, Greater Jacksonville Coin Club, Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com. Hear about one of Florida’s most successful coin clubs. Copyright © CoinWeek July 2015 COINWeek is the most...

PCGS-Certified Coins Set Records at FUN 2012 Auctions

(Orlando, Florida) -- Rare coins authenticated and certified for grade by Professional Coin Grading Service (www.pcgs.com) broke or tied dozens of price records at...

Upcoming FUN Show to Exhibit Finest Proof Morgan Dollar Set in...

The finest Proof Morgan dollar set will be displayed by the PCGS Set Registry® (PCGS) at the 2019 Florida United Numismatists (FUN) convention for...

FUN Coin Show Auction & Market Observations by Doug Winter

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner.......... The FUN show is clearly one of the two major market indicators. Symbolically, it is the beginning of...

January 2018 CAC Coin Auction Highlights

At the official auction of the FUN Convention by Heritage in early January at the Tampa Convention Center, CAC approved coins brought substantial premiums...

FUN Summer 2011 Opening Ceremony

Tony Swicer, FUN President Tony delivers the opening remarks at the FUN Summer Coin Convention in Orlando. The FUN Convention is one of the most successful coin shows in America. Hear why and see the volunteers who make it all possible.

William Shamhart FUN Coin Show Report 2014

By William Shamhart, Jr. - Numismatic Americana ........... As most of you know I am from Missouri. So was Mark Twain. He had many famous...

Price of Gold and the Effect on Rare Coins

Interviewer: David Lisot Dan Duncan, Pinnacle Rarities, Bob Green, Park Avenue Numismatics, William Shamhart, Numismatic Americana, Leo Frese, CT Group, Patrick A. Heller, Andrew Salzberg,...

Grading US Paper Money & World Currency – PMG Accepting Submissions...

Both US paper money and world currency submissions will be accepted at the Summer FUN Show, July 6-8, 2017 in Orlando, Florida Paper Money Guaranty...

Numismatic Personality: Ed Abbott, FUN Board of Directors & Convention Volunteer,...

Ed Abbott, FUN Board of Directors Interviewer: David Lisot Ed is one of those people who works hard for a cause and does not expect to...

Spink Smythe Auction Report

Matt Orsini, Vice President, Auctions, Spinks Smythe Interviewer: David Lisot Matthew works for a coin and collectibles company based in London that was founded in 1666....

Heritage Auctions’ Orlando FUN Currency event realizes $8.4+ million as part...

Finest of three known $20 Nevada Red Seal notes leads the way, Jan. 5-10, with $66,125 price realized; $10,000 note from famous Binion’s Horseshoe...