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Gold bullion coin sales slow down

Authorized Purchasers are holding back their orders for gold bullion coins. Just 1,000 American Buffalo and 500 American Eagle gold one-ounce bullion coins were sold between May 13 and May 20. With 6,500 total ounces of gold purchased the week … Continue reading

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Pogue auction first round: $25 million

In an auction to be talked about for years to come, 15 coins early American coins were sold for over $400,000 with three breaking the $1 million dollar mark. Called the biggest coin auction in history with an estimate of … Continue reading

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Time to scout out bullion buys

Knowing the better buys on the precious metals market and where to find them will help collectors avoid costly mistakes. Michael Fuljenz, owner of Universal Coin and Bullion, Beaumont, Texas, said while buyers won’t get a deal on gold bullion, … Continue reading

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Big money paid for little dimes

The March of Dimes set is sold out and buyers couldn’t be happier for the little dimes the set contains mean profit. The set features a March of Dimes proof silver dollar and two special dimes: a silver proof dime … Continue reading

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Buying frenzy for March of Dimes set

The United States Mint released the long-anticipated March of Dimes three-coin set May 4. Buyers were quick to order their sets as the Mint reports 69,050 sets were sold by May 10. The set went off sale two days later. … Continue reading

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2015 uncirculated coin set available

The United States Mint began sales of the 2015 uncirculated coin set April 27, with 144,137 sets sold between its release and the May 3 deadline of this reporting period. The Kisatchie 5-ounce silver collector’s coin went on sale April … Continue reading

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Kisatchie coins prove to be popular

The United States Mint reported it has temporarily sold out of the Kisatchie 5-ounce silver bullion coin. Going on sale mid-April, Authorized Purchasers have already ordered 30,000 coins with more available on May 4. Rolls and bags of the Kisatchie … Continue reading

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Results mixed at Central States show

High end coins grabbed headlines, especially at the auction, but too few buyers were seen on the bourse floor of the Central States Numismatic Society’s 76th anniversary convention April 23-25. As a result some dealers said it was a bad … Continue reading

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Mint issues Ike dollar, Truman Spouse

The United States Mint has once again released an Eisenhower dollar. The Ike Presidential dollar went on sale April 13 with 29,051 Philadelphia and 26,869 Denver 25-coin rolls, 752 Philadelphia and 731 Denver 100-coin bags and 2,806 Philadelphia and 2,468 … Continue reading

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Follow coin show rules

Like a driver cutting you off in traffic, one bad experience at a coin show can ruin the time and throw you off your collecting mood. At a recent coin show, I pulled out some $100 Confederate notes from a … Continue reading

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