Posted in: Currency Collecting

How Currency Can Teach Kids | Rocky Mountain Coin

Posted January 28, 2020

4 Ways That Currency Can Teach Kids About the World If you are an avid coin collector, you likely know the fascination of this hobby. Coins are a window into the past. They tell tales. They demonstrate technological changes. They are a key part of politics, wars, transfers of power, and unique historical events. Coins… View Article

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

Collecting Paper Money

Posted December 1, 2017

Coin collecting is often where people begin when they become interested in keeping valuable currency. Coins last longer than paper, and they are often easier to identify and harder to forge. However, paper money collecting can be just as rewarding for both value and history. If you’re hoping to expand your collecting to include valuable… View Article