Happy Holidays, and How I got my start in this hobby

By Jim Bisognani - NGC Weekly Market Report ....... Numismatists are a hardy lot. Once we have found a series or type of coin that...

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

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

US Gold Coins – What’s the “Next Big Thing” in Rare Date Gold?

By Doug Winter– RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ......   In the last decade, we have seen a number of Next Big Things in the rare date gold...

On the Subject of Coin Dealer Price Lists and Web Sites

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. In a previous article on the subject of dealing with dealers we touched upon some of the do’s and don’ts applicable...

All-Time Finest U.S. Half Cent Set And Superb German Coins on Display at June...

The number one finest set of all time of United States half cents from 1793 to 1857 will be displayed for the first time...

Certified Coins – 2016 PCGS Set Registry Awards Deadline

Dear Set Registry Members, This is your reminder that the PCGS Set Registry Awards deadline for adding and updating your sets is this Thursday, June...

SILVER 101 – IS 761,000,000 A LARGE NUMBER? NO!

by Al Doyle for CoinWeek …… Imagine owning a corporation with annual sales of $761 million. Better yet, wouldn't a net worth of that amount...

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,...

Coin Collecting Strategies – Time To Buy Or Time To Wait?

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation…. Recent sales present an incredible buying opportunity for collectors as many of the coins being sold have been...

An Interesting Collecting Idea…a grading set of Dahlonega half eagles

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner and Contributor As I was getting ready to post a coin that will be for sale in ...

Legend Numismatics Market Report : The Coronet Morgan Dollar Collection

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ……….. THE CORONET COLLECTION This past week we were proud to help a lifelong collector culminate his collecting dream: he...
United States Mint at Philadelphia

U.S. Mint Announces Plans to Discontinue Mail Orders

On Friday, May 26, the United States Mint today announced that it is discontinuing all mail orders effective September 30, 2017. The Mint will return...

Coin Market Report and Trading Insights

Harry Miller President, Millers Mint and Numismatic Commentator David Lisot, Interviewer Harry Miller writes columns for several coin publications. He gives an overview of the coin market...

Paper Views – The Changing Face of the Numismatic Marketplace

by Kevin Foley for CoinWeek .... When I first became active as a dealer in the late 1970’s, the overall structure of the numismatic marketplace...

Tips for eBay Trading Offered by Dealers in Mexican Coins. VIDEO: 2:14.

Roberto del Bosque, Salvatore Falcone, Angel Smith, and Pat Stovall. Interviewer: David Lisot.......... No matter how much a person thinks they know about a particular market...

High Desert & Gerald Forsythe Set Registry Displays of Walking Liberty Halves at the...

B.J. Searls, Manager Set Registry Program Interviewer: David Lisot The Set Registry Program on the PCGS website is comprised of some of the most beautiful and...

Walker Showdown, 1910 Matte Proof Gold Headline September 2012 Long Beach Expo

(Long Beach, California) -- The two finest collections of circulation strike Walking Liberty half dollars in the PCGS Set RegistrySM and the only known...

Don’t Be Hasty When Selling Your Coins- Part 2

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. In our previous installment we covered the public auction and mail bid sales as venues for the sale of your coins. Next...

Young Numismatists at the Long Beach Coin Expo

Tyler and Ryan Warren, Young Numismatists Interviewer: David Lisot Coin collectors can be almost any age. The fact is there are not that many young...

How I Blew My Free Appraisal

By Doug Winter - RareGoldcoins.com CoinWeek Content Partner ……… One of the oddest things about being a coin dealer are the almost daily phone calls I...

Legend Numismatics Market Report – An Observation About The Top End Of Markets

1895 50C PR68 Cameo PCGS. CAC By Legend Numismatics ..........   Last week we briefly commented about how Sothebys and Christies rang up around $2 BILLION dollars...

Security Questions for Coin Collectors at Home and at a Convention. VIDEO: 4:39

Don Rinkor, Don Rinkor Rare Coins Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... Safety is a major concern for both coin dealers and collectors. Knowing what to do at a...

What Is Your Risk Tolerance?

By Jeff Garrett with Permission from Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ...... As with any investment, coin collectors should weigh the upside and the downside of...

2015 Presidential $1 4-Coin Set Available Today

By CoinWeek News Staff....   Sales for the United States Mint 2015 Philadelphia (P) and Denver (D) Presidential $1 Four-Coin Sets opened today, October 22, at...

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...

Finest Known PCGS Set Registry Collection of Roosevelt Dimes for Sale at TNA 2012

Lee Logan, Owner, Lee Logan Interviewer: David Lisot. Assembling a collection of the finest known coins of any series is a challenge and point of pride...

Pinnacle Buys San Diego Collection of Twenty Cent Pieces

Pinnacle Rarities has acquired another top PCGS registry set. Pinnacle has purchased the number two Twenty Cent, Circulation Strikes (1875-1876) Registry Set currently listed...

Gold Expert Mike Fuljenz Assists Police Agencies on Numismatic Crimes

Sandwiched between receiving an award, autographing copies of his book and purchasing gold coins to fulfill his customers' orders, America's Gold Expert® , Michael...

PCGS Hosts “Walker Showdown” at 2012 ANA World’s Fair of Money

(Santa Ana, California) -- The two finest collections of circulation strike Walking Liberty half dollars in the PCGS Set RegistrySM will be displayed in...