Handling an estate collection of coins can be a difficult task, but these 5 tips may help make that daunting task much easier.
Take a look at 9 of the most popular and rarest coins U.S. coins that coin collectors go gaga over.
The 1913 Liberty nickel just sold for $3.7 million and is just one of many rare US coins you should be looking for. Find out how to spot rare US coins by knowing what types of US coins are rare and figuring out some of the best places to be looking for rare US coins.
Here’s everything you need to know about scarce Barber dimes, common Barber dimes, and how to start your own collection of Barber dimes.
Liberty nickels have a small series. But this series is not especially easy to complete. Some are quite affordable but others are quite costly. The series of Liberty Head nickels ran from 1883 to 1912
Over the decades, the world has seen the most expensive coins push through the hundreds of thousands of dollars, and in recent decades, into the millions of dollars. Here are the 10 rarest and most valuable U.S. coins.
Slabbed coins are often expensive, high-grade, and frequently rare. They represent a ‘safe buy’.
It is not difficult at all to enjoy coin collecting on a tight budget. Here are some tips for saving money while finding new coins to add to your coin collection.
Pennies dated before 1934 are generally worth more than those dated 1934 and after. Here’s why, and what to look for if you have an old penny.
Finding old coin price guides and coin value guides has gotten easier in recent years thanks to auction web sites like eBay. But yard sales, garage sales, and flea markets also make for great places to locate old coin books, magazines, and publications. There is a fairly significant market for old coin publications.
Selling coins is something that must be done with careful consideration beforehand.
After all, you wouldn’t want to sell your coins for the wrong price, and you don’t want to wind up hanging onto them too long either. Here are some coin selling tips, plus advice before you sell coins on eBay.
What are 1943 steel pennies worth? What are 1943 copper pennies worth? Here are there values, including what to look for and how to spot a fake 1943 Lincoln copper cent.
Here are 5 books I believe every coin collector should consider owning…
Many gold coins minted in the U.S during the second half of the 19th century and into the first decades of the 20th century have values which have long fluctuated with the prevailing gold prices. The best time to buy a gold coin is usually when gold prices are lower. The best time to sell is when gold coin are higher. The value of your gold coins will be largely dependent upon the current price of gold. Here’s more.
I have bought coins on eBay before and have yet to experience any trouble. However, I do exercise several precautions that can help me to avoid running into any online auction hassles. Here is some advice from a longtime coin collector… before you buy coins on eBay.
Here are the rarest wheat pennies, along with the prices and values for these rare Lincoln wheat pennies.
The entire collection of Susan B. Anthony dollars consists of just 11 coins, minted for 3 short years from 1979 through 1981, then again in 1999 because of high demand created by transit and postal vending machines.
If you’ve got a rare or unusual coin, then you’ve probably considered selling it at a coin auction. But, before you do, please heed the advice of the following coin experts before selling coins at auctions…
Looking for some unique pieces of coin jewelry? Here’s the scoop on coins used as jewelry pieces… what to look for and some idea of what they may be worth.
Have a coin set or completed coin folder and want to know how much it’s worth? Here’s how to tell the value of your completed coin sets and coin folders…
Do you have a gold coin? Want to know what it’s worth? Here’s how to find the value of the Quarter Eagle, which is a $2.50 gold coin, the Half Eagle, which is a $5.00 coin; the Plain Eagle, which is a $10.00 coin; and the Double Eagle, which is a $20.00 gold coin.
How much do you know about U.S. coins and coin history? Jot down your answers and see how well you do. The correct answers to these coin questions are at the bottom… no cheating!
Millions of coins are released each year by the mints, so it is no wonder that a few abnormal coins slip by inspection and out into population. These are called error coins. They are highly collectible and usually command a lot higher price than if the coin were struck normally.
Looking for online classifieds for coins? Need a place to post your coins for sale online? Here are some professional auction and consignment sites where you can list your coin for sale. Plus, a list of authorized coin dealers in the United States. Or, you can list your coin for sale on this site… for free.
A list of rare pennies you should hold onto… especially 1943 pennies. Other rare pennies discussed here include the 1792 penny, 1793 penny, 1844 penny, 1856 penny, 1877 penny, 1909 penny, 1924 penny, 1936 penny, 1943 penny, 1955 penny, 1974 penny, and other silver pennies.