Check out these 10 ideas for coin short set collections that’ll surely help any coin collector have fun on a budget.
Wheat pennies are U.S. Lincoln cents produced from 1909 through 1958. Old wheat pennies are some of the hottest collectibles around! They're easy to spot, thanks to the 2 large wheat stalks on the reverse side of the coin, and they're valuable too. See the rarest and most valuable wheat pennies, wheat penny errors, tips for collecting them, and how much your wheat pennies are worth -- by year.
Check out these 7 different coin collecting goals you’ll be able to finish over the summer.
The 1950 proof set was the first proof set made by the U.S. Mint since 1942. Featuring silver coins and the now-obsolete Lincoln wheat cent, the 1950 proof set is a popular coin set among coin collectors.
What is coin collecting versus coin hoarding? I may not be able to give you medical advice on what hoarding or hoarders are, but as a longtime coin collector, I can answer your questions on what a coin hoard is versus a coin collection!
There are many scarce dates in the Lincoln wheat cent series. However, there is 1 scarce Lincoln wheat penny that’s getting some attention — and may someday be considered a key date Lincoln cent.
Lincoln wheat cents are typically found in worn grades. However, you may be glad to hear that the United States Mint used to make proof versions of the Lincoln wheat penny. Check out more about these beautiful proof Lincoln wheat cents — and what they’re worth — here.
The United States one cent coin has a long and colorful history. Come look at the U.S. penny and its roots, which can be traced back well over 1,000 years.
1943 steel pennies are among the most popular Lincoln cents perhaps, in part, because they look so different than the traditional copper Lincoln cents we’re used to seeing. Check out some fun facts about 1943 steel pennies as well as the value of your 1943 steel pennies.
The 1909 S VDB penny is perhaps one of the most famous rare U.S. coins. Find out some reasons why the 1909 S VDB cent is so popular and discover just how many 1909 S VDB pennies were actually made.
Common coins can be worth money. Finding them may be no harder than looking in your drawer or your parents’ attic.
A New Jersey coin dealer has released 107 rare coins into circulation. Be sure to keep an eye out for one — or more — of these valuable coins which may show up in your pocket one day!
The 1909 S VDB Lincoln penny is one of the rarest and most sought after U.S. coins. Even worn and damaged 1909 VDB pennies have some value. See how much they’re worth…
Find coins in circulation you want to collect from 5 places. This costs nothing and is a nice challenge.
There are many interesting coins that are available for under $5. If you’re collecting coins and you don’t have a lot of money to spend, then you might want to start with these cheap coins.
Old Lincoln pennies have varied values. Most old pennies are worth face value. The most valuable old pennies are doubled-die.
Here are the top 10 U.S. coins that everyone’s talking about. They’re definitely worth collecting. Most aren’t even that hard to find, and they won’t cost you an arm and a leg either!
Without a doubt, time has been good from the investment standpoint of those who bought Lincoln cents years ago. Such has been the trend now for decades. See how Lincoln pennies have performed over 15 years.
Collecting coins can be fun — especially when all the coins you need for your collection can be found right in circulation. Let’s look at some of the exciting coins you can find right in your pocket, purse, or at your local bank.
As far as business-strike Lincoln Memorial pennies, the kind struck for circulation (and lacking errors), the short answer essentially is no — Lincoln Memorial pennies generally are not valuable. In fact, typical pieces are worth only face value if worn, and only a tiny premium if in average uncirculated condition, except for a few cases.
In general, most wheat pennies are worth just a few cents (perhaps 10 cents). However, if worn and of a highly common date and mint mark combination, many wheat cents are quite valuable. In fact, some of the scarcest wheat cents are downright expensive — costing into the hundreds of dollars in the most worn condition. Here’s the scoop.
While it is theoretically possible to find any legal tender money in circulation, including old and even rare coins, the likelihood of finding such coins in circulation is small — but not impossible. Plus, you may find some error coins, as well. Here’s what to look for.
Here are the rarest wheat pennies, along with the prices and values for these rare Lincoln wheat pennies.
A twentieth century type coin set is a collection of coins which includes one of each design from each denomination the United States produced between 1900 and 1999. It’s a fun — and relatively simple — way to collect U.S. coins.
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…
You’ve probably seen Whitman coin folders and wondered if that’s something you need to protect your coins or not. You know, those blue folders with the picture of the coin on the front and cardboard with lots of little round holes inside.