7 Rules for Handling Rare Coins

Posted March 4, 2015

One of the most popular hobbies in the United States is coin collecting. Rare coins, precious proof sets, and historic editions bring millions of collectors all over the country together. After all, the idea of owning something so rare and unique can excite just about anyone. But if you want to make the most of… View Article

The Secret to Finding Gold Right Now

Posted March 4, 2015

Did you know you could strike gold in the next two minutes? In fact, without even leaving your chair, you can probably see a device or accessory that has gold inside it. Gold surrounds even ordinary people in ordinary homes. You just need to learn how to look for it. Whether you merely want to… View Article

$4M in gold stolen in I-95 truck robbery

Posted March 2, 2015

$4M in gold stolen in I-95 truck robbery WILSON, N.C. North Carolina authorities and the FBI are investigating the theft of an estimated $4 million worth of gold allegedly stolen during an armed robbery along Interstate 95 on Sunday evening. After mechanical problems with their truck, two armed guards who were traveling from Miami to… View Article

Chinese farmer finds 7.85kg gold nugget worth $250,000 on the ground

Posted February 6, 2015

Berek Sawut found the 7.85kg nugget in the far western region of Xinjiang. A herdsman in China’s remote far west has struck gold after stumbling upon a huge nugget of the precious metal estimated to be worth at least $250,000, state media reported Thursday. The 7.85 kilo chunk was discovered “practically lying on bare ground”,… View Article

Thieves ram original Wells Fargo in San Francisco, grab gold nuggets

Posted January 27, 2015

Thieves in ski masks smashed a stolen sport utility vehicle into the site of the original Wells Fargo Bank in San Francisco’s Financial District early Tuesday and held a security guard. The crash-and-grab heist — the latest of a series of similar incidents in San Francisco — happened about 2:30 a.m. at the bank’s museum… View Article

Gold fifth best performing commodity of 2014

Posted January 22, 2015

Palladium performed best in dollar terms of all commodities in 2014, while gold’s overall performance was far better than most others. Before you gold bulls out there cry ‘rubbish’ it should be borne in mind that last year was a disastrous year for virtually all commodities across the board. Only four internationally traded commodities showed… View Article

You just can’t beat gold!

Posted January 8, 2015

Even now it is not too late for emerging economies to get into the game. Gold trumps reserve currencies, any day. August 15, 1971, marks the demise of the Bretton Woods international monetary system when the tenuous link between gold and the US dollar was snapped by President Nixon. It is now nearly 44 years… View Article

The Anatomy of a Coin Thief-A True Story

Posted November 7, 2014

Many of you may have wondered what happened to Vic Bozarth-The Rare Coin Road Warrior.  Sherri and I are still traveling 200 nights per year to coin shows and on coin buying trips all over the continental U.S.  We are still active rare coin dealers and our website and eBay Store are both updated with… View Article

Valuable Error Coins and How to Find Them

Posted June 26, 2014

Extra! Extra! Read all about it! An old couple discovers a hidden fortune in gold coins underneath their porch, making them instant billionaires! A young woman finds out that the broach her grandmother gave her belonged to Queen Elizabeth I! A toddler digging in the dirt finds an ancient treasure thought to be lost forever!… View Article