Three of the most popular coin sets for beginning coin collectors are: Lincoln Cents, Jefferson Nickels, and the 50 State Quarters. See why…
Budget Coin Collecting
If you're interested in collecting coins, but not interested in spending a lot of money... this is where our coin experts share their best tips for budget coin collecting and helpful tips for newbies. See how to find valuable coins for free (or face value), and fun ways to the collect coins you find in circulation.
In my nearly 20 years of coin collecting, there are a few lessons I’ve learned and want to share with you.
With a budget coin collection, it’s possible to start a decent collection of U.S. coins for less than $20.
Buying collectible coins? You’ll want to check out these 5 tips that can help make the difference between buying a coin you’ll love and one you’ll wish you left at the coin dealer.
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.
Looking to lessen your coin collecting budget? Try your hand at completing these 7 coin sets for less than $10 each.
Check out these 10 famous coins that aren’t too expensive for you to afford!
Here are 5 reasons you may want to jump on the silver half dollar bandwagon.
Tough economic times? Don’t give up coin collecting to save money. Just try these budgeting tips!
A proof Roosevelt dime set makes an excellent coin collection that is cheap, easy, and fun to put together!
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Check out these 10 ideas for coin short set collections that’ll surely help any coin collector have fun on a budget.
Here are 5 quick tips for coin collecting that will surely make the hobby even more enjoyable for you!
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.
Coin tubes make a great way to store a lot of coins at a budget price.
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!
Check out these 7 different coin collecting goals you’ll be able to finish over the summer.
Here are 5 tips that will make coin collecting for kids cheaper, easier, and more fun!
Jefferson nickels are one of the oldest coin circulating today — and they’re among the easiest and cheapest coins to collect. Believe it or not, it’s still possible (with a bit of luck) to actually complete a set of Jefferson nickels right from pocket change!
Coin ads on TV can look appealing, but are shop at home coins really the best deal for you? Shop around — there’s a strong chance you can buy the same coins from a regular coin dealer for a much lower price.
Eisenhower dollars, which were made from 1971 to 1978, represent one of the most achievable coin sets to complete thanks to relatively high mintages and a small number of different dates that you’ll have to collect.
A coin inventory — or coin log — is something that every coin collector needs to have. See why. Plus, all the best options when it comes to free coin inventory methods and coin inventory software.
Discount coins are a great way to collect coins even when you don’t have a lot of money to spend on your hobby. It’s also a great way to start collecting coins without breaking the bank!
Determining which type of coin collector you are will make it easier to find coin collecting clubs and what sort of coin catalogs and magazines to buy or subscribe to.
Here’s everything you need to know about how to use a metal detector to find old coins.