No Nazi Gold Train, But Legends Abound

By Steven Cochran for Gainesville Coins ......   The saga of the Nazi Gold Train supposedly buried in a mountain tunnel may have ended with the...

Secret Gold Vaults in the Swiss Alps

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Switzerland has long had a reputation—sometimes a dubious one—for being a safe place to stash one’s wealth away...

Classic US Coins: Does a 1964 Morgan Silver Dollar Exist?

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Rumors have long circulated in numismatic circles about the mystery of the 1964 Peace dollar, which would have...

The Future of Money: Banknotes and Coins

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Throughout the modern era (roughly since gold and silver specie ceased to be used as circulating currency), coins...

World Coin News – Pobjoy Mint and Isle of Man to...

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   The British Pobjoy Mint will not produce Isle of Man coins in 2017 in a departure from more...

Classic US Coins – Gold Stella $4 Coin Goes to Auction

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   There’s an old saying, “fake like a two-cent coin” or “a three-cent coin.” While these obscure denominations haven’t...

Gainesville Coins: Time for Platinum Group Metals to Shine

Platinum Bullion Coins, - Maple Leaf - Australian Platypus and US Platinum Eagle By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   The Platinum Group Metals are apparently...

Swiss Gold – Case Study for the Market

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Throughout their history, the Swiss have cultivated a long-standing reputation as an authority in the area of gold--both...

Precious Metals Market – India Gold Deposits Climb

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   The Indian government’s plan to monetize the country’s vast amount of privately-held gold may finally be taking root,...

Gainesville Coins: Gold and Silver Treasure Update

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Unlike perhaps any other location on Earth, the United Kingdom has an incredible abundance of gold and silver...

Metal Detectorist Finds Treasure Hoard of 8,000 Ancient Roman Coins

By Shaquille Brissett for Gainesville Coins ....   Another roman Coin Hoard found with metal detector There are times when persistence pays off in a big way....

Treasure News – 1804 Shipwreck Bullion Goes on Display

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   More than two centuries after the Spanish warship Nuestra Señora de las Mercedes (roughly, “Our Lady of Mercy”)...

Bullion & Precious Metal News – Why Islamic Gold Demand May...

Islamic Gold Dinar By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   One major development in the global gold market over the last decade has been the liberalization...

Don’t Get Fixated On Spot Price When Buying Silver Coins

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Silver investors tend to check the current spot price before making a purchase of silver coins. That's a logical...

Gainesville Coins: Crime Doesn’t Pay for Treasure Finder

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Treasure hunting is a fantastic hobby and pastime. It not only can pay off handsomely for a determined...

Gainesville Coins: UK Treasure Finder Awaits Big Pay Day

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   One of the most astounding treasure finds in Britain’s rich history of such discoveries is finally close to...

The Fate of Coins in Fountains

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Have you ever tossed a few coins into a fountain and made a wish? This is a common...

What Do Coins at Gravestones Mean?

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Perhaps you’ve seen coins placed on the gravestones at a cemetery before and wondered what the significance of...

Precious Metals Market – Tycoon Reaps $1.3 Billion on Silver

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Mexico’s second-richest man, Alberto Bailleres, has benefited greatly from his extensive position in precious metals so far this...

The Galaxy of Precious Metals

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Have you ever wondered how exactly the precious metals came to be? Why are they so rare in...

Treasure Shipwreck Found Off Namibia

By Shaquille Brissett for Gainesville Coins ......   It was almost 500 years ago when The Bom Jesus, a Portuguese sailing ship, inexplicably vanished while en...

Big Sale of Ancient Roman Coin Hoard

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Sometimes, there’s no way to know how valuable something is until it goes on sale at auction. Last...

Finding Gold Treasure in Europe

By Everett Millman - Gainesville Coins .......   Considering it has been the cultural and political center of the Western world for centuries, Europe is home...

National Treasure – Was Colonial Treasure Buried in Philly?

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   Amid the many historical sites and abundance of artifacts from the American Revolution to be found in the...

Anti-Counterfeiting: New Techs Fight Fake Coins

By Steven Cochran for Gainesville Coins ......   As The Royal Mint begins production of a new 12-sided £1 coin made with their recently-patented anti-counterfeiting measures,...

World Precious Metals – Indian Temple Deposits Gold

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   The government of India may have finally gotten a break regarding its attempts to monetize the country’s vast...

World Precious Metals Market – Is Russia Planning a Gold Ruble?

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   Over the past five to seven years, there has been a consistent flow of gold bars out of...

Treasure Coin News – Oldest European Shipwreck Discovered

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   The oldest shipwreck that dates back to Europe’s “Age of Exploration,” which traces its origins to the 15th...

Gold Treasure Myth Captivates Paraguay

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   Modern myths don’t die easy in Paraguay, particularly when they deal with gold bullion and buried treasure. The legend...

Bangladesh Bank Hacked for $81 Million

By Everett Millman – Gainesville Coins ..........   The region of Southeast Asia has earned a reputation, fairly or unfairly, for financial fraud and corruption. Situated...