In Memoriam – Dan Holmes 1938-2016

Between 1973 and about 2002, Dan Holmes acquired the most complete collection of United States large cents ever assembled. This was sold in a...

Heritage Auctions posts strong 2015 results with $860 million year

Tremendous growth in Sports; steady prices and solid growth seen year-over-year across many categories DALLAS — Heritage Auctions posted its second best ever year in 2015...

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By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   Three homicides, increased proliferation of counterfeits, thefts,and fraudulent checks proved costly to dealers and collectors in 2015. Numismatic crime continues...

CoinWeek Podcast #11 – Coins in Video Games

CoinWeek Assistant Editor Hubert Walker delves into the world of video games for this episode of the CoinWeek Podcast. Doesn't sound numismatic to...

Consumer Advice – Coin Scam Victims – Where To Turn For...

What do you do when a gold seller fails to deliver or the merchandise you received was not as described when you ordered it?...

Red Kettle Report: December 14 – 20

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Since 2005 in Lee County, Florida, someone has been leaving notes in Salvation Army kettles. Inside the note is...

THE PROFESSOR’S PASSION – John McCloskey takes Seated Liberty coinage seriously

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek....   Who would have guessed that starting a coin club would lead to nearly 40 years of constant but enjoyable work? Along...

Give the Gift of Coins and Help the Hobby Grow

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek....   Coin collecting is a hobby that connects us all to the past. The coins themselves are objects of commerce of...

Red Kettle Report: December 6 – 13

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Salvation Army bell ringers continued to spread holiday cheer as they collected donations last week in many communities around...

Coins for A’s Inspires Young Coin Collectors

In the movie A Christmas Story (1983) – set in 1940’s Indiana – nine-year-old Ralphie sends away for a Little Orphan Annie Secret Society...

ANA: Last Call for Award and Hall of Fame Nominations

Who inspired you to take part in the hobby? Here are two opportunities to make sure that special someone receives the recognition they deserve. Don't...

100th Historic Ancient Coin Auction in Coinvac Digital Archive

By Rasiel Suarez - Coinvac.com....   Ancient coin website Coinvac.com is happy to celebrate the entry of its 100th pre-Internet auction sale. Totaling over 35,000 individual...

Museum of American Finance’s John Herzog Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

John E. Herzog, retired financial services CEO, is honored with Lifetime Achievement Award In Beijing By Virginia Besas - Museum of American Finance .....   John E....

Red Kettle Report: November 25 – December 5

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   Every year beginning in November and carrying on through Christmas Eve, volunteers for the Salvation Army ring the bell...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 3

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Part 1 Part 2 Here I continue my thoughts on rarities, and the factors that affect this important aspect of...

Santa Monica Obtains $2 Million Judgment Against Merit Gold and Silver

Third Santa Monica Case Against National Gold Coin Dealers By Santa Monica City Attorney’s Office....   The Santa Monica City Attorney’s Office has obtained a $2 million...

Greater Houston Treasure Hunt to Be Held at 59th Houston Money...

ANA Governor Dr. Ralph Ross (far right) attends the Houston Money Show with the student members of the Jack Yates High School Coin Club in...

American Numismatic Society Announces PELLA Launch

The American Numismatic Society (ANS) is excited to announce the launch of its latest digital platform, PELLA (numismatics.org/pella/), an important new research tool for...

Restitution Ordered from Sentry Asset Group, LLC for Illegal Precious Metals...

By Commodity Futures Trading Commission....   The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) on Wednesday, November 18, announced that a federal court in Miami, Florida issued...

Precious Metals Retailer APMEX Launches New Mobile-Friendly Website

APMEX has made shopping for Precious Metals easier with their new mobile website Recently, APMEX, Inc. launched a state-of-the-art mobile website, further improving their user...

Coin Collecting and Numismatics – Thoughts on Rarity, Part 2

By Harvey Stack - Founder, Stack's Bowers....   Click Here for Part 1 In this article I continue my thoughts on rarity by stating that you cannot...

What Is a Spondulix? In Memoriam: Tom Culhane

By Pete Smith for CoinWeek.com....   New Jersey coin dealer Tom Culhane died on October 29, 2015, at age 58. His whimsical business name was The...

Wealthy Max Ltd Supports Treasury’s Decision to Suspend Coin Redemption

By GeyerGorey LLP .......   The Wealthy Max Limited (Wealthy Max) legal defense team today announced the company's agreement with the Department of the Treasury's decision...

Southern Indiana Coin Store Owner Dead after Robbery and Shooting

By CoinWeek News Staff....   John M. Turner, a 79-year-old coin and jewelry store owner, was shot and killed during a robbery on Saturday, November 7....

PANKidZone Program Well Attended and Active

By Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists....   The Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists (PAN) October 24 Fall Coin Show Kid Zone program was attended by 62 very enthusiastic...

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....

Confronting Breen

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek....   Twenty-two years ago, noted numismatist Walter H. Breen died at Chino’s California Institute for Men, part of...

U.S. Mint Suspends Coin Exchange Program

Under the authority of 31 U.S.C. 5120, the United States Mint established a program by which people and businesses could exchange bent and partial...

Fraud Alert UPDATE – Counterfeit Cashier’s Checks Being Used to Buy...

By Numismatic Crime Information Center .......   UPDATE OCT 26th - Suspects Arrested ........ A group of suspects have been arrested for passing over $400,000 in counterfeit cashier's checks to...

ICTA Seeking YN Scholarship Applicants

By Industry Council for Tangible Assets....   The Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA) is now accepting applications for its annual Diane Piret Memorial Young Numismatist...