Modern US Coins – Coinage of the Obama Era

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   It’s still unclear how history will ultimately remember the presidency of Barack Obama, who served as the 44th president...

Professional Numismatists Guild Calls For 2015 Award Nominations

(Temecula, California) -- Nominations now are being accepted for the 2015 Professional Numismatists Guild awards, according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman and President...

ModernCoinMart Responds to “Troubling” Guest Commentary

This is an open letter to the coin collecting and dealing community in response to a guest commentary by Richard Francis recently published by...

Collecting Modern Swiss Shooting Thalers – 4K Video

For more than a century, the Swiss have celebrated their independence from foreign rule and the close sense of community that ties each of...

Austrian Mint to Issue New Year’s 5 Euro Silver Coin in...

The annual new year’s silver coin issued by the Austrian Mint this year features the New Year’s concert performed by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra...

The Coin Analyst: 2014 Modern U.S. Coin Year in Review

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek.... It’s been a noteworthy year for modern U.S. coins with some of the best releases and most compelling designs in...

The Coin Analyst: The MS70 Debate Revisited

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek …… One of the most hotly contested issues in the modern coin realm concerns third party certification and MS70 coins. A...

CoinWeek Unboxing: Niue 2016 Star Wars: Darth Vader 1 Ounce Silver...

This CoinWeek video is brought to you by Modern Coin Mart. You can buy an example of this coin at: http://tinyurl.com/hby2ftq *** And today we will...

World Coins – Austria 2016 Mozart: The Legend 20 Euro Silver...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: arguably the three most famous words in musical history. “Wolfgang”, “Amadé” and “Mozart” are the names of three silver coins dedicated...

Are MS-70 Coins “Value Traps”? – Another View

Editors Note: The following is a letter we received following publication of an article on June 23rd by Louis Golino, "Are MS-70 Coins Value...

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Life in Three Acts

On September 9, The Austrian Mint will issue a new silver coin to begin a set of three silver coins entitled “Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,...

Modern Coin News – Are You Ready for Some Football… Coins?

By CoinWeek Staff Reports .....   Earlier this week, ModernCoinMart announced the launch of a new two-coin commemorative program honoring the sport of American football. One,...

MCM Exclusive Adolph A. Weinman Coin Released at 2015 ANA World’s...

ModernCoinMart, LLC released the second coin in the MCM exclusive series, Designers of America’s Coins. After gaining approval from the Perth Mint, MCM’s in-house...

PNG Calls For 2016 Award Nominations

Nominations now are being accepted for the 2016 Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) awards, according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman and President Dana Samuelson. "The...

CoinWeek Exclusive Video: The Silver Krugerrand Revealed – 4K Video

Since its announcement, bullion coin fans in the United States have eagerly awaited the release of the 2017 "50th Anniversary" Silver Krugerrand in silver. This...

Challenges in the Modern Coin Market. VIDEO: 5:19

John Maben Chief Executive Officer, Modern Coin Mart Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... John Maben, CEO of Modern Coin Mart offers some insight into exactly what is...

ModernCoinMart, GovMint.com to Host Pawn Star’s Rick Harrison at 2017 ANA...

Rick Harrison of "Pawn Stars" will be signing autographs and taking photos with fans at booth #1000 on August 3, 2017 at 10am MT. Rick Harrison,...

The Coin Analyst: White Mountain Five-Ounce Silver Numismatic Coin Available May...

By Louis Golino for CoinWeek ....   After a three-month delay while the Mint determined mintage levels for the coins, the first 2013 five-ounce silver America the Beautiful coin for...

2014 Tokelau Horse Coins Reclassified as Reverse Proof

By Chuck Daughtrey - ModernCoinMart ......... After a series of exchanges, a determination has officially been made that the new 2014 Tokelau one ounce silver...

ModernCoinMart’s “MCM Star Bullion” Silver and Gold Products Make Debut

ModernCoinMart (MCM), a division of John Maben Rare Coins, Inc., of Sarasota, Florida, has entered the branded bullion market with their “MCM STAR Bullion”...

Capercaillie, Libertad Reverse Proof Named Two of CoinWeek’s Best Coin Designs...

By CoinWeek....   2015 has been a stellar year for coin design, both for the United States Mint and for mints abroad. Domestically, collectors swooned over the...

Modern Coin Mart Offers ANA Signature Labels from Pawn Stars’ Rick...

From the 2017 World's Fair of Money: Hand-signed labels by Rick Harrison! Rick Harrison is known for his recurring appearance on The History Channel's hit...

The Kennedy Gold Proof Launch and the Modern Coin Market

By Charles Morgan, Scott Purvis, and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In a hobby already prone to hyperbole, the recent release of the Kennedy Gold Proof inspired...

NGC Signer John Mercanti Wins Rittenhouse Award – Video

By Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) congratulates John M. Mercanti, 12th chief engraver of the US Mint, for receiving the 2017...

ModernCoinMart, GovMint.com Offer 10 Golden Ticket Vouchers for Children at World’s...

Children 15 years of age and younger can spot any of our employees on the bourse floor to redeem a golden ticket that will...

The Coin Analyst: America the Beautiful Five-Ounce Silver Coin Sales in...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek …….. Sales of U.S. mint collector and bullion coin products have generally been trending lower since last year, especially for the...

2012 Colorized Australian Dragons To Be Issued as Proof Coins for...

By Louis Golino for Coin Week .....   On Monday, October 3, I spoke with a representative of Talisman Coins, which is the authorized U.S. distributor...

Austrian Mint to Release 8th Silver Coin in Austria by Its...

On October 7, 2015, the Austrian Mint will issue the eighth silver coin of the well received “Austria by Its Children” program, featuring the...

CoinWeek Unboxing: 2015 Tuvalu Back to the Future $1 Silver Coin...

In 1985, when Robert Zemeckis' classic sci-fi comedy Back to the Future was released, the date October 21, 2015 seemed like an eternity away....

The Coin Analyst: West Point Set Sales End at the Mint,...

by Louis Golino for CoinWeek....   On June 6 the U.S. Mint ended sales of the special two-coin American Silver Eagle set marking the 75th anniversary of the West...