Is now a good time to buy silver coins? A look back — and a look ahead — to help you make a good decision about buying silver coins.
Some of the rarest and most valuable coins in U.S. coin history are silver coins. See how to find silver pennies, silver nickels, silver dimes, silver quarters, silver half dollars, and silver dollars in circulation. Plus tips for buying & selling silver coins, current silver coin values, and tips for collecting silver coins of all denominations -- even advice before investing in silver coins and current silver prices.
Old silver dimes can easily be found in circulation. Here’s a list of valuable old dimes to look for, along with their current values (well over $1 apiece!)
You probably have nickels worth more than face value in your pocket change or coin jar right now. Here’s a list of the most valuable nickels to save, not spend.
Blue Eisenhower dollar coins and Brown Eisenhower dollar coins were made from 1971 to 1974. Curious about the differences between Blue Ikes and Brown Ikes? See what these 40% silver Eisenhower dollars look like, how many were made, how they were packaged, and what they are worth today.
Here are my best tips for collecting Kennedy half dollars — which ones are rare, what they are worth, and where you can find them. Plus, a list of the 5 types of copper-nickel clad & silver Kennedy half dollars that people often like to collect.
Have you ever wondered what low ball coins are? Or if they are worth collecting? Read this article to find out at least three reasons you should consider collecting low ball coins.
Junk coins aren’t necessarily the stuff you toss out to the curb. They aren’t the showcase pieces that tend to find homes in your coin albums. Junk coins do have a place though. They’re perfect for coin collectors on a budget – especially if you want to fill holes in your coin folders. Plus, circulated junk silver coins are a great way to stock up on silver — and they cost less to purchase than the popular American Silver Eagle bullion coins.
Have a silver penny? You’re very lucky if it’s a 1943 steel penny! But if it’s not, here’s how to tell what kind of silver penny you have. See if it’s a rare silver penny, a silver penny error, or just an altered coin that has been plated.
If you haven’t heard the interesting story about the most expensive coin ever sold, you’re in for a treat. Learn about the first silver dollar ever minted in the United States.
There is much lore surrounding the sixpence coin. Here are just 6 incredibly fun facts about sixpence coins.
Check out the 1965, 1985, and 2005 values of rare Morgan silver dollars – from the years 1878 to 1904.
Curious about the values of Walking Liberty half dollars, and what these beautiful coins have been worth over the last few decades? Here’s the historic value of Walking Liberty half dollars.
The Standing Liberty quarter replaced the Barber quarter and preceded the famous Washington quarter. Check out the 1965, 1985, and 2005 values of Standing Liberty Quarters.
The Barber quarter is also called the Liberty Head Quarter. Find out the 1965, 1985, and 2005 historic values of Barber quarters.
Liberty Head dimes are more commonly referred to as Barber dimes. Check out the 1965, 1985, and 2005 values of Barber dimes.
Many coin collectors love rare Mercury dimes. Find out how much these classic United States silver coins are worth.
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.
Peace dollars are silver coins that were struck at the United States Mint from 1921 to 1935. Here’s everything you want to know about Peace dollars coins.
Silver America the Beautiful bullion coins are 3 inches wide and made from 5 ounces of .999 fine silver! National Park Silver Bullion coins are being offered along with the National Park quarters program. In fact, the silver bullion coins have the exact same designs as the America The Beautiful national park quarters. Here are little-known facts about the silver ATB coins…
Here’s a list of 7 must-have coins your United States coin collection can’t go without.
The trime is a silver three-cent coin made from 1851 through 1873. The silver trime coin was one of many small change coins that were popular back in the 19th century. The U.S. Mint created the 3-cent silver coin (the trime coin) to address the shortage of silver coins, while still producing a coin that had a bullion value close to its face value. See the 3 trime coin designs, 11 rare trime coin dates, and the value of trime coins today.
Check out these 10 famous coins that aren’t too expensive for you to afford!
Handling an estate collection of coins can be a difficult task, but these 5 tips may help make that daunting task much easier.
Here are 5 reasons you may want to jump on the silver half dollar bandwagon.
Did you know that a complete collection of United States coin was once made? Find out who did it and what it took to collect every regular-issue U.S. coin ever made!