All About the Benjamins: Why You Should Collect Franklin Half Dollars

Terrence Campbell at Gainesville Coins ……… Everyone likes Benjamins, right? Usually, when Ben Franklin is referenced in regard to currency, our first thought is that of the 100...

CoinWeek YN: My Collection is Old and Obsolete

By Matt Draiss Basically the title says it all. My collection is old and obsolete. No, not that kind of old and obsolete, but it...

Kid Coin Collector Talks About How to Get Started in the...

Shelby Pooster, Coin Collector, 8th Grade Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......   Most people think of coin collecting as a male hobby. Shelby Pooster is a 13-year-old eighth...

FUN Coin Club Member Collector Profile Videos

CoinWeek, in association with FUN has started a new series of Coin Club member - collector video profiles. We ask collectors what some of...

Young Numismatists: Kid Coin Dealers Talk About Coin Collecting. VIDEO: 2:45.

Ali Frampton, Izzy Heath Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com.......... Coin dealing knows know age boundaries for kids especially if your parents are involved in numismatics. These two...

Kid Fun in the Cash Cube at ANA World’s Fair of...

David Lisot, Producer, CoinWeek.com....... The American Numismatic Association hosts one of the largest coin conventions in the world. Every convention has something for everyone including the...

Former ANA Young Numismatist of the Year Goes Professional. VIDEO: 2:42

Cole Schenewerk, Cataloguer, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot........ In 2009 Cole Schenewerk won the prestigious Young Numismatist of the Year Award from the American Numismatic Association....

Numismatics in Videogames and BioShock Infinite

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek .....   Your kids might know more about numismatics than you think People often talk about the importance of...

Boy Scouts Talk About Coin Collecting at Whitman Expo, VIDEO 2:56

David & Joseph Nakasone, Boy Scout Coin Collectors Interviewer: David Lisot Many men can remember getting their Boy Scout merit badge for coin collecting. Listen and two...

Why Young People Are Not Interested in Coins

By Olivia Beauvais, Age 15, Massachusetts ........ Heritage Auctions holds a quarterly essay contest to encourage and support young numismatists and budding authors. Contest rules...

Money Museum Debuts Kids Zone to Teach Kids About Money

Free open house includes minting demonstrations, prizes and lots of play time The American Numismatic Association debuts the “Kids Zone,” an interactive exhibit designed to...

First Winners of Quarterly Young Numismatist Essay Contest

In mid-June, Heritage Auctions announced a quarterly essay contest to encourage and support young numismatists and budding authors. The first winners were announced in...

Kids & Coins! FUN Summer Coin Convention 2012

A dad has brought his two children to the FUN Summer Coin Convention. Enjoy this collector family as they share what really goes on when...

Announcing the SoCal Ontario Coin and Currency Show: July 19-21, 2012

The SoCal Coin & Currency Show Summer Show will be held July 19-21, 2012 at the Ontario Convention Center, 2000 Convention Center Way, Ontario,...

Heritage Announces Essay Contest for Young Numismatists

To support young numismatists and budding authors, Heritage Auctions is sponsoring quarterly essay contests. Four essays will be selected every year, with each quarterly...

Kids and Coins at EAC 2012

5th & 6th Grades from Immaculate Conception School, Buffalo, NY 2012 Interviewer: David Lisot, Imagine a whole busload of young students being dropped off at...

Young Numismatists at the Long Beach Coin Expo

Tyler and Ryan Warren, Young Numismatists Interviewer: David Lisot Coin collectors can be almost any age. The fact is there are not that many young...

Summer seminar scholarships available for talented Young Numismatists

Young Numismatists have the opportunity to earn full and partial scholarships for the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) highly acclaimed 2012 Summer Seminar in Colorado...

Young Numismatist Jacob Barone on Collecting

Young Numismatist Jacob Barone on Collecting Interviewer: David Lisot Jacob has come to his first coin show. Find out why he has come, who...

Do Young Coin Collectors Grow Up To Be Successful Adults

By Patrick A Heller - Liberty Coin Service....   Radio Broadcast transcript from WILS-1320 AM on 02/16/2011. The radio show titled "Things You “Know” That Just...