Why I Do Not Want Gold And Silver Prices To Soar!

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Gardner III Powers To $13.8 Million In Big Apple; Rarities At...

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The Rarest Half Dollar Coin of the Philadelphia Mint: The 1817/4...

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Regency Coin Auction IV realizes nearly $3 million, with many headliners...

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The Real Diehl: It’s Time for the United States to Eliminate...

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The Coin Analyst: San Francisco Silver Eagle Set Launch A Success

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Ancient Greek Coins – New Style Athens Tetradrachm

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First Read: Photographs of Thomas Jefferson Nickels: Die Varieties and...

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For Coin Collectors and Investors, a Competent Appraisal is a Necessity

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Holy Sh*t, That’s Rare: A Horseman $10 of a Different Color

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First United States Coin? David McCarthy Believes It’s the Quint.

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Is the Legend Rare Coin Auction’s Regency X Sale a Sign...

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Rare Coin Road Warrior-What I did on my Summer Vacation (between...

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Everybody’s Got One: Opinions Vary on 2017 American Liberty Gold Coin

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Angola Issues New 20-Kwanza Coins; 50- and 100-Kwanza Coins Set for...

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CoinWeek Podcast #106: Ken Bressett on the State of Coins

 CoinWeek Podcast #106: Ken Bressett on the State of Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the...

Greater Houston Coin Club’s Money Show

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Thinking of Trading Certified Rare Coins for Bullion?

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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...

What Should I Collect? Tips for Building a Meaningful Set...

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Those Darned Etruscans: Coins of the Rasna

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CoinWeek Video: MA-Shops Details Further Expansion into the US Coin Market

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