Coin collectors always have a story about the coin they lost, coins that they either once had but sold and wish they had back, or coins they saw for sale but passed up because they were looking for a better deal – or simply couldn’t afford the coin. I have had a similar experience.
Fun With Coins
We all started with our first coin. Everybody has a story as to how they got involved in coin collecting. Here’s my first coin and how I began my long and enjoyable journey into coin collecting.
Many people enjoy the eye-popping and diverse world of coin art.
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Check out these 5 great movies featuring coins and coin collections.
Here are 10 ideas for coin gifts that’ll please that special numismatist in your life.
Error pennies are fun and challenging to collect.
Tough economic times? Don’t give up coin collecting to save money. Just try these budgeting tips!
There are many fun ways to collect United States proof sets.
Collecting uncirculated mint sets from the United States Mint is a perfect way of picking up most, if not all, the examples of coins found in pocket change from each year.
Want to find treasure coins? Head to Coin Beach Delaware!
Colorized coins are coins which have been painted after leaving the mint. However, there are some coins which have been intentionally colored by official government mints around the world.
Hologram coins bring unique and futuristic effects to money!
Be sure to stop by Philadelphia sometime to watch the United States Mint make coins!
Treasure hunting can be both profitable and exciting! As long as you know all the rules on how to treasure hunt legally where you want to dig and search, then have a go. Using a metal detector is one of the easiest ways to go treasure hunting.
Check out some of the odd ways I have found some interesting coins. This may inspire you to find coins in some of the most unique of ways, too!
A mule coin is that which has 2 designs not intended to be on the same coin.
Buying bulk bags of coins straight from the United States Mint is a great way to look for coin errors and varieties!
Check out these 7 different coin collecting goals you’ll be able to finish over the summer.
Check out these 5 songs about money that’ll have you grooving to the sounds of cash and coins!
The new quarters for 2010 are being released by the U.S. Mint in exciting America The Beautiful quarters coin sets.
Millions of coin collectors are being brought together thanks to social network sites. Check out 5 coin collecting social network sites that’ll make your hobby even more fun.
Want an expensive coin you just can’t afford now? Try a layaway plan to buy the coins you want!
The United States Mint now is offering free lesson plans based around the America the Beautiful Quarters program.
The numismatic holiday of National Coin Week is a great time to learn more about the hobby of coin collecting.