Legend Numismatics Rare Coin Market Report – The 2015 ANA Show

1849-O G$1 Open Wreath MS65+ PCGS Secure. Gold CAC By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics....   As many of you read, the PRE ANA PNG Show was...

Do Coin Auction Prices Represent “Retail” or “Wholesale” Values?

By Mark Ferguson – MFRareCoins.com for CoinWeek The prices that coins have sold for at auction contain very valuable market information. This information is used...

How Liquid Is Your Collection?

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek.... Off the top of your head, can you say how much your collection is worth? Do you have...

Market Report with Jeff Garrett – 2015 ANA World’s Fair Of...

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ...... There is considerable buzz on the bourse floor as the ANA World's Fair of Money is...

This Way of Investing in Gold Should be Avoided

By Tony Davis - Atlanta Gold and Coin Buyers   One of the most popular ways to invest in gold is through exchange traded funds; more...

Bullion Direct: Another Bullion Biz Bankrupt – Vault Virtually Empty

By Joshua Gibbons - About.Ag - for CoinWeek ....   As Much as $25M of Stored Metal 'Not Actually Purchased' As a bullion investor and webmaster of...

Summer Is Sizzling With Coin Auction Activity

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation…. July Sales Make Big Splash Claiming Nearly $20 Million; Numismatics Is A Family Affair With Michigan Mom July has...

Coin Shows for the Fun of It – Part 1

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. For me the anticipation of an approaching coin show transcends the magical time when, as a young lad, I eagerly awaited...

Smithsonian Celebrates Opening of New National Numismatic Collection Exhibit

By Harvey Stack and Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   AN EXHIBIT TO BE REMEMBERED On July 15, 2015 the National Numismatic Collection was returned to the displays at...

The Demise of the Printed Word in Numismatics

By Harvey G. Stack,  Founder - Stacks Bowers .............. In Part 1 of this story, I discussed the various printed information sources that influenced my...

Pedigrees & Hoards: Skidaway Island Collection

By Rick Bretz for Coinweek....   Coins coming from personal collections are often given a Pedigree status and this seems to be a growing trend, as...

Alongside Night Movie Videos Go On Sale

By Patrick A. Heller - Liberty Coin Service Lansing Merchant Liberty Coin Service To Handle Wholesale Distribution On July 6, the Blu-Ray/DVD 3-disc Combo Pack of...

Shane Downing – A Tribute To An Unsung Hero Of Numismatics

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   What Does It Take To Update And Maintain A Price Guide?—A Commitment To Excellence. Certainly every coin collector loves...

Don’t Be Hasty When Selling Your Coins – Part 1

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. Every coin that rests in a collection or dealer’s inventory today will one day be sold. That is an inevitable fact...

CoinWeek Collector Fundamentals: How to Handle Coins

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.....   In our previous installment I mentioned that we will discuss how to handle coins properly. And, this is very important. One...

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...

Beware of Defects on Coins

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek... A defect is a defect no matter how slight the seller proclaims it. And that same “slight’ defect will...

Navigating The Retirement Maze: Are “Home Storage” Precious Metals IRAs...

By Seth Pierce - Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP....   DISCLAIMER: The information provided in this article is provided for informational purposes only and does not...

How to Store Your Coins

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr.   Now that you own some nifty coins, how will you keep them safe and store them? In our previous installment we...

DLRC Cherrypicks the Pogue Coin Collection, Part 1

By John Feigenbaum - David Lawrence Rare Coins....   The first of six installments of the famous D. Brent Pogue Collection has now crossed the block...

Bowers, Stack, Tripp: Why Buy Coins? – Video: 6:09

Numismatic legends David Tripp, Q. David Bowers, and Larry Stack gave a spirited presentation about Numismatics on the eve of the first session of...

Is It Ever OK to Clean Coins?

  By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   Some types of coin cleaning might very well improve a coin’s appearance, while most other methods may actually damage...

Five Coins That Went Under the Radar at the Pogue Sale

By Doug Winter – RareGoldcoins.com.... CoinWeek Content Partner   Prior to the actual Pogue I sale (held in New York on May 19), I wondered if it...

Coin Collecting Strategies – Collecting By Die Variety

By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation....   In coin collecting, there is no right or wrong decision when it comes to deciding which varieties should...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Numismatic Print Publications. Video: 4:56.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the state of numismatic print publishing and ponders what the future might have in store for the numismatic...

How to Keep Coins Safe

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   Would you like to keep your coin collection safe and save money at the same time? Sure. Who wouldn’t? I...

The Gold Newsletter – Gold Moves Lower Ignoring Dollar Weakness

Commentary for Wednesday, June 3, 2015 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc....   Gold closed down $9.40 on the COMEX...

Fundamentals of Coin Investing

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. ......   My friends, it is best to rid yourself of the false notion that merely acquiring any coins in any grade...

Gainesville Coins Market Update: May 22-29, 2015

The volatility of global equities was on the rise this week, with significant sell-offs on the major stock exchanges in the U.S. (Tuesday) and...

Dealing with a Coin Dealer

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek....   The relationship between a coin collector and his or her favourite dealer will go a long way in determining...