Blog Posts in September, 2013

How to Get Started Collecting Coins

Coin collecting can be a lot of fun, and it can also be profitable. Your collection can begin with the coins found in your pocket change, or you can build your collection with classic coins bought ...
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Have You Ever Seen a 1943 Silver Penny?

All pennies are made of copper, except for the silver-looking ones made in 1943. Those are made of zinc and coated in steel. A 1943 copper penny is very valuable because only a few of them were ...
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How Are Coins Graded?

Whether you are a coin collector or have recently inherited someone else’s coin collection, it is important to educate yourself on how coins are graded. Experts grade coins to determine how much ...
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A Brief History of Gold

Since the beginning of recorded history, gold has been one of the most highly valued and sought-after precious metals. Gold is used in coins, jewelry, art, and even electronics equipment. This ...
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