A Guide to Ancient Coin Collecting

By Joe Jaroch -  Posted with Permission from AU Capital Management ..........   Amassing a collection of ancient coins can seem like a daunting task: the...

How to Get Started Collecting Early US Gold Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   To my way of thinking, early gold coins (i.e., those struck prior to 1834) and among...

GoldDealer.com Gold Market Commentary – Gold Higher – China Retaliates

Gold Commentary for Monday, April 2, 2018  by www.golddealer.com By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $19.30 today at...

GoldDealer Gold Market Commentary – Gold Again Settles Lower

Gold Commentary for Wednesday, March 28, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed down $17.80 today at...

When Dealing with Eisenhower Dollars, Grade is Everything.

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   ‘For better or worse, Whitman’s A Guidebook of United States Coins is still the gold standard in printed price...

US Gold Coins – Is the 1875 Eagle Finally Gaining Recognition...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   In the Heritage February 2018 sale of the Admiral Collection, the star attraction was a nice...

GoldDealer.com Gold Markets Commentary – International Tensions Mount

Gold Markets Commentary for Friday, March 23, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold Markets closed up $22.70...

GoldDealer.com Gold Market Report – Gold Firms After the FOMC News

Gold Market Commentary for Wednesday, March 21, 2016 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold closed up $9.60 at...

Jeff Garrett: In the Coin Game, Quality Matters Most

Collectors are driving the market, and they prefer coins with eye appeal By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   The rare coin market evolves...

Legend Coin Market Report – March Madness Edition

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   MARCH CAME IN LIKE A LION We are surprised that the strong wave of activity from January and February...

Gold Markets Report – Gold Fails to Push Higher

Gold Commentary for Monday, March 5, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ...... Gold closed down $3.00 at $1,318.10.This...

Auction Records Shattered in Long Beach Expo

By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ...... February closed out with considerable numismatic acclaim with the first Long Beach Expo for 2018 in...

Legend Coin Market Report – The February Long Beach Show

By Laura Sperber – Legend Numismatics ......   Legend Coin Market Report - AN UNEXPECTED GREAT SHOW - ALMOST LIKE OLD TIMES We can not believe how...

So You Want to Go Pro – Thoughts on Starting Your...

How to transform a rewarding hobby into a numismatic career By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) ......   I am truly blessed to do what...

Stick With The Keys… Coin Collecting Strategies and Key Date Coins

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ......   When I was a kid just beginning to get serious about coins, an older local dealer made a comment...

Coin Market Opinion – Garrett: There Has Never Been a Better...

At the current prices for Morgan Dollars and Double Eagles, it's much easier to assemble a respectable collection By Jeff Garrett for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation...

Precious Metals and Gold Market Report – Gold “Pops”

Commentary on the gold market for Wednesday, February 14, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold Market closed...

Classic US Gold Coins – So You’ve Decided to Collect Liberty...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   I can make a strong case for half eagles as the most compelling of the many...

Colonial Coinage – Fugio Coppers Are Not One-Cent Coins

Coin Rarities & Related Topics: News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, markets, and coin collecting #404 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Research for this discussion...

Liberty Head Quarter Eagle Gold Coins and the Economics of Coin...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com on the Liberty Head Quarter Eagle ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   A recent conversation with a good client about the impact...

Gold Markets Report – Gold Remains Firm but Cautious

Commentary for Wednesday, January 31, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......    Gold closed up $3.60 today at $1,339.00...

Professional Numismatists Guild Dealers See $1,460+ Gold at Year’s End

Gold is anticipated to reach $1,460 or potentially more, silver about $20 and platinum at about $1,150 by the end of the year, according...

Gold Markets Report – Gold Pushes Higher on Weaker US Dollar

Gold Markets Commentary for Friday, January 25, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ......   Gold Markets closed up $6.50...

Looking Back: Four Areas of Strength in the 2017 Rare Date...

By Doug Winter - RareGoldCoins.com ...... CoinWeek Content Partner ......   On a 1-10 scale in the rare date gold market, I would rate 2017 as a...

Newly Announced US Mint Silver Medal Program Is Just Bullion

By Donald Scarinci - CCAC Member, donaldscarinci.com ......   Last week, after years of prodding by members of the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) and the...

Exploring Tokens & Medals Through the Eyes of a Longtime Coin...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   I’ve been rediscovering the joys of tokens & medals lately. I say “rediscovering” because I've actually been accumulating them--along...

Gold & Silver PAC January 2018 e-Newsletter

By Scott Barman for the Gold & Silver PAC ......   Gold & Silver News From the Political Coordinator HAPPY NEW YEAR! A new year not only marks the...

Tales from the Road: The New York International Numismatic Convention

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   For many dealers, the road is a fact of life. With the hamster wheel of the coin show schedule comes...

Gold Markets Report – Is Gold Building a Base or Running...

Gold Markets Commentary for Thursday, January 11, 2018 (www.golddealer.com) By Ken Edwards and Richard Schwary of California Numismatic Investments Inc ...... Gold closed up $3.20 at...

Coin Collecting Strategies – ‘The World is Your Oyster’!

News & Analysis - World Coin Rarities, markets, & collecting #400 A Weekly Column by Greg Reynolds .....   Pearls come from oysters, and the term pearl is...