Share your coin collecting story and we just might put some silver in your pocket.
Tell us how you got started collecting coins, about your favorite coin or who gave you the best advice about collecting.
Don’t forget to include photographs of yourself, your collection, or the people who helped get you started in the hobby.
The Numismatic News staff will select eight top prize winners from all reader entries submitted and there will also be one random drawing for all contestants.
You can enter a new story every day so come back tomorrow to tell use about your favorite coin and the next day about how you started collecting.
Don’t forget to invite your numismatic friends! You will get five extra entries into the random drawing for everybody you refer who enters!
Enter online at http://www.numismaticnews.net/sweepstakes.
Last day to submit entrees is Sept. 10. Winners will be notified by Oct. 15.
The first place winner will receive a 2012-S American Eagle Two-Coin Silver Proof Set.
Second prize is a library of numismatic books and CDs, including 2013 U.S. Coin Digest, One Coin is Never Enough, The Essential Guide to Investing in Precious Metals, Top 50 Most Popular Modern Coins and 2013 North American Coins & Prices CD.
There will be five third prize winners of a one-year subscription to Numismatic News.
There will also be a random drawing from all entries for a 2012 American Eagle 1 ounce silver proof coin.
Join the celebration marking 60 years of Numismatic News.