Numismatic Groups & Organizations – Two Members Reappointed to CCAC

The United States Mint today announced the reappointment of two members to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) -- Donald Scarinci and Michael F....

CCAC Accepting Applications for Two New Members

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory...

U.S. Mint News – Deputy Director Rhett Jeppson Fills Key Vacancies...

United States Mint Principal Deputy Director Rhett Jeppson has filled key vacancies on the U.S. Mint leadership team in the past couple of...

International Numismatic Council, IAPN Launch Job Portal for Young Numismatists

By International Numismatic Council and International Association of Professional Numismatists ....   To help young numismatists find a job, the International Numismatic Council (INC) and the...

David Sklow to Manage ANA’s Dwight N. Manley Library

American Numismatic Association Veteran Joins Staff Renowned bibliophile David Sklow has joined the American Numismatic Association (ANA) staff as the manager of the Dwight N....

CCAC Seeks Numismatists for Membership

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory...

U.S. Mint – VA Center for Women Veterans Collaborate…. and Deliver...

By Elisa Basnight & Rhett Jeppson - United States Mint   Women have served in the United States Armed Forces since the Revolutionary War. Today, there...

VP Ken Krah Extends Employment with NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC®) is pleased to announce that Ken Krah, NGC Vice President and Finalizer, has decided to postpone retirement and extend his...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Don Everhart

Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe to the CoinWeek Podcast on iTunes. Don Everhart joined the United States...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: John Flanagan

The Washington quarter's iconic Houdin-inspired portrait of America's first president was the work of sculptor John Flanagan. While Flanagan's quarter design was his only...

Dave Harper Discusses the Demise of Numismatic Print Publications. Video: 4:56.

Numismatic News Editor Dave Harper discusses the state of numismatic print publishing and ponders what the future might have in store for the numismatic...

CoinWeek Coin Designer’s Profile: Joel Iskowitz

CoinWeek Podcast #42: Coin Designer Joel Iskowitz on the State of Modern Coins Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or...

United States Mint Goes to Three-Shift Operations

The United States Mint announced today that circulating coin production at its Philadelphia and Denver facilities are temporarily converting from two-shift to three-shift operations...

CCAC Now Accepting Applications for Membership

Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135 (b), the United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory...

PNG Seeks More Interns, Opens Education Courses To Public

The Professional Numismatists Guild has issued a call for more internship candidates to enroll in the organization's Promoting Numismatic Growth mentoring program. The PNG...

Following in Her Family’s Paper Money Footsteps. VIDEO: 1:42

Bianca Bart, ExecutiveCurrency.com Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... What are the reasons a young person decides to make a career in buying and selling paper money? It...

Numismatic Personality: Andrew Salzberg from Modern Coin Mart

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... Andrew Salzberg is a young man working in the coin business whose father, Mark Salzberg, is the Chairman and public face...

John Maben Talks About Careers in Coins. VIDEO: 2:05

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... John Maben runs Modern Coin Mart, one of the first companies to specialize in selling current third party graded coins of...

Coin Collecting: How Large Is The Rare Coin Market?

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. It's pretty clear that rare coins and currency is a multi-billion dollar...

Young Business Major Considers a Career in Numismatics. VIDEO

Tyler Gefroh, Sales Assistant, Mexican Coin Company Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com........ How does someone land a career in the coin business? Hear from a young man going...

FREE MEMBERSHIPS OFFERED TO YOUNG COIN WRITERS

The Numismatic Consumer Alliance, Inc. (NCA), as part of its mission to educate consumers about collectible coins, is offering to finance free memberships in...

Ten Questions for Numismatic Legend, Ken Bressett

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the NGC Weekly Market Report ….. A question and answer session between Jeff Garrett and a numismatic luminary will periodically...

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....

David Alexander named ANA’s 2013 Numismatist of the Year

David Alexander, a collector, scholar, and numismatic author with more than 38 years of experience, is the American Numismatic Association’s 2013 Numismatist of the...

Browne, Shamhart receive honorary Doctor of Numismatics degrees

YNs, former Money Museum curator honored during Summer Seminar banquet Longtime Summer Seminar instructors Charles O. Browne and William Shamhart were awarded honorary Doctor of...

Advice to a Young Coin Dealer

By Doug Winter – RareGoldCoins.com ……… The Professional Numismatist Guild (PNG) recently announced the establishment of the Edward Milas Memorial Fund which creates internships at...

Rare Coin Road Warrior – Some thoughts on Mentors

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast: 2012 has come and gone and we start 2013 with a ‘clean slate’ and hope for a prosperous New Year.  One...

NGC chairman Mark Salzberg reflects on NGC’s last 25 years and...

Dear NGC Community: This year was NGC’s 25th anniversary and, as we pass this important milestone, I reflect upon the roots of NGC and my...

Lloyd Mincy joins Heritage Auctions as Numismatic Consignment Director

NEW YORK – Heritage Auctions has announced that longtime prominent collector, expert and member of the prestigious U.S. Gold Club, Lloyd Mincy, has joined...

John Mercanti Dishes on His Career, America’s Silver Bullion Program, and...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker  for CoinWeek....   American Silver Eagles: A Guide to the U.S. Bullion Coin Program (2012) Whitman, 154 glorious full color pages....