The 2021 Washington Quarter: Proof That It's Time to Change Our Change

The 2021 Washington Quarter: Proof That It’s Time to Change Our Change

The Washington Quarter by Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Two hundred and forty-four years to the day that General George Washington and his Continental Army...
Meet the Women Who Will Appear on America's 2022 Quarters

Meet the Women Who Will Appear on America’s 2022 Quarters

By Chris Bulfinch for CoinWeek .....   The United States Mint will release a new series of circulating commemorative quarters honoring American women notable for their...
United States Mint Clarifies Statement Regarding Silver Supply Shortage

United States Mint Clarifies Statement Regarding Silver Supply Shortage

In a message released Friday, May 28 , we made reference to a global shortage of silver. In more precise terms, the silver shortage...
U.S. Mint Confirms Total Number of Gold Eagle Errors Released

U.S. Mint Confirms Total Number of Gold Eagle Errors Released

By Chris Bulfinch for CoinWeek .....   All of the American Gold Eagle $10 quarter-ounce bullion coins mistakenly struck with an unfinished Proof obverse die were...
First 2021 Morgan Dollars Sell out in Minutes

First 2021 Morgan Dollars Sell Out in Minutes

By Chris Bulfinch for CoinWeek .....   2021 Morgan dollars with privy marks representing the New Orleans and Carson City Mints became unavailable almost immediately at...

Grab the Tinfoil: People on the Internet Are Going Batshit Over 2020 Samoa ATB...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Did you know that the Roosevelt dime has Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin's initials on it? Or that a series of Canadian...
Big Things Happened at the United States Mint in the Month of April

Big Things Happened at the United States Mint in the Month of April

By CoinWeek .....   Big things are always happening at the United States Mint, but the month of April sees the beginning and end of some very...

United States Mint Encourages the Public to Get Coins Moving

The United States Mint is asking the public to help get coins moving by using exact change when making purchases or turning them in...

What Happens to the Washington Quarter After 2021? US Mint Weighs Its Options

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   The end of the road is just around the corner for the America The Beautiful (ATB) Quarter series, a...
Big Things Happened at the United States Mint in March

Big Things Happened at the United States Mint in March

By CoinWeek .....   One might think that as March takes its turn in the calendar's monthly procession that the business of the United States Mint might...

A Message From United States Mint Director David J. Ryder

David J. Ryder is the Director of the United States Mint... Dear Mint Customers, I want to take this opportunity to speak to you about the...

U.S. Mint Strikes 1 Million Silver Eagles at San Francisco Mint

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   For the second time in 2020, the United States Mint has produced a limited number of American Silver Eagles at...

United States Mint Unveils New American Silver Eagle, Gold Eagle Coin Reverse Designs

New designs will be featured on bullion and collectible coins in 2021   On Thursday, October 1, the United States Mint unveiled new reverse designs for...

Jim Bisognani: ‘V75’ End of World War II Gold, Silver Coins on Fire

The Silver and Gold Eagles celebrating the end of World War II are soaring to lofty heights   By Jim Bisognani – NGC Weekly Market Report...
US Mint Pauses Production and Sales of 2022 Morgan and Peace Dollars

US Mint Pauses Production and Sales of 2022 Morgan and Peace Dollars

Popular Historic Program Will Return in 2023   The United States Mint has announced that it will forgo the production and sales of Morgan and Peace...

CoinWeek Readers React to Silver Eagle Sell Out

By CoinWeek .....   On Thursday, February 11, the last Proof American Silver Eagle to feature the iconic Heraldic Eagle reverse by John Mercanti went on...

New American Gold, Silver Eagle Reverses Coming in 2021

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek .....   The United States Mint has announced new reverse designs will be coming to the popular American Silver Eagle (ASE)...

Jim Bisognani: Will the 2019-S Enhanced Reverse Proof Silver Eagle Beat the 1995-W?

An instant “rarity” sets the market aflutter, but perfection has its price   By Jim Bisognani – NGC Weekly Market Report ......   In the early 1980s, many...

The Coin Analyst: Collectors Crying Over Milk-Spotted American Silver Eagles

Investors, on the other hand...   By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com .....   If you’re seeing small, white spots on your American Silver Eagles and wonder what those...
United States Mint Begins Shipping First American Women Quarters Program Coins

Bags and Rolls for Maya Angelou American Women Quarter Avail. Feb. 7

On February 7, at noon EST, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for products featuring the first coin in the American Women...
Type 2 American Gold Eagles Coming Soon

Type 2 American Gold Eagles Coming Soon

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   While it was known in 2019 that the United States Mint was looking to change the reverse design of the...

Unusual Items: US Mint ‘Gold Disks’ Made for Oil Payments to Saudi Arabia

By CoinWeek .....   One of the things we find most exciting about reporting on the numismatic marketplace is coming across those things we either didn’t...
The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint Addresses Customer Feedback, 2022 Morgan and Peace Dollars

The Coin Analyst: U.S. Mint Addresses Customer Feedback, 2022 Morgan and Peace Dollars

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   Continuing an initiative begun by former United States Mint Director David J. Ryder, new Acting Mint Director Ventris...
Big Things Have Happened at the United States Mint in the Month of January

Big Things Have Happened at the United States Mint in January

By CoinWeek .....   The month of January sets the stage for the new year. Americans go back to work, the wheels of the financial markets...

Michigan Coin Dealer To Reward First Five People Who Find A Rare “W” Mintmarked...

By Patrick A. Heller ......   Liberty Coin Service will reward the first five people who bring in one of the new “W” mint-marked 2019 Lowell...
US Mint Postpones Remaining 2021 Morgan, Peace Dollar Pre-Order Windows

US Mint Postpones Remaining 2021 Morgan, Peace Dollar Pre-Order Windows

Late last night, the United States Mint sent an email to its customers informing them that the previously announced pre-order windows for the remaining...
Silver Markets, Gold markets, Platinum Markets

US Mint Making Changes to Meet Exploding Demand for American Gold, Silver Eagles

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   As a result of the pandemic and its effects on the U.S. economy, which have resulted in the largest-ever decline...
US Mint Opened Sales for 2022 Native American $1 Coin Feb. 9

US Mint Opened Sales for 2022 Native American $1 Coin Feb. 9

The United States Mint began accepting orders for products containing the 2022 Native American $1 Coin on February 9 at noon EST. The 2022...

Changes Coming to All Three Sides of the 2021 American Silver Eagle: Bullion Shark

By Bullion Shark LLC ......   The West Point Mint, which produces bullion and collector precious metal coinage for the United States Mint, recently struck the...
United States Mint 2021-W American Silver Eagles last to featureJohn Mercanti's Heraldic Eagle reverse

Last Mercanti Proof American Silver Eagles Sell Out Within Minutes

By CoinWeek News Staff ..... The last Proof American Silver Eagles bearing John Mercanti’s Heraldic Eagle design reached “currently unavailable” status within minutes of their...