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5 Themed Ways to Curate Your Currency Collection

Posted September 23, 2019

Many coin collectors purchase collectible currencies based on value and potential financial return, and this is a perfectly fine way to curate a collection. You can, however, craft a currency collection other ways. If you’re interested in other ways to curate, here are five themes you can use as you decide what to include and… View Article

Quick Guide to Colonial Paper Currency

Posted August 28, 2019

Colonial paper currency was circulated in the American colonies during 17th and 18th centuries. Paper currency from the period was issued in a variety of forms and denominations. Here’s a quick guide to the first paper money traded for goods, debts, and services in the colonies. Paper Money Issued by the Colonies Before the individual… View Article

5 Criteria That Affect Collectible Coin Values

Posted August 13, 2019

Coins are minted with a given face value, but collectible coins often exceed this value. In many cases, collectors will pay substantially more than a coin’s face value if it meets the right criteria. The following five criteria are some main factors that make coins valuable to collectors. 1. High General Interest and Demand First,… View Article

The Many Benefits of Bullion Investments

Posted July 29, 2019

Precious metals provide an alternative investment not directly tied to the stock market or a similar platform. Instead, gold and other metals are natural and were highly valued since long before the current stock markets. One of the easiest ways to invest in precious metals is by purchasing bullion. Discover the numerous benefits of bullion…. View Article

5 Collectible Items to Sell for Extra Cash

Posted June 10, 2019

Almost everyone has some items lying around their house that they can sell, and a significant number of these may be valuable collectibles. If you’re looking for some extra cash, here are five collectible items that you can often sell for nice sums. 1. Coins People have been collecting coins for centuries, and these remain… View Article

4 Things You Should Know Before Auctioning Your Coin Collection

Posted May 21, 2019

Many people inherit coin collections and want to auction the coins off without understanding the process. Even a collector can have trouble with auctions if he or she never went through the process before. Here are a few things you should know before taking your coins to auction. 1. You Should Know About Your Coins… View Article

Tips to Teach Your Child Coin Collecting

Posted March 6, 2019

Coin collecting is a meaningful activity that you can pass on to your children. Time spent collecting together can be special and meaningful. When you’re older, you may even pass on your entire collection to your child. If you want to help your child develop a lifelong passion for coin collecting, here’s what you need… View Article

Curious Early American Dollar Coins to Add to Your Collection

Posted February 4, 2019

The dollar is the driving currency of the United States. The worth of an item is always listed in dollars. Your coin collection should reflect this foundation member of America’s coin history. The most common dollars are printed on paper, though modern gold-colored dollar coins are minted as well. But what about dollar coins and… View Article