Author Archives: Debbie Bradley

Error coins can bring big money

OK, admit it. That pocketful of change you have at the end of the day doesn’t go into the change jar until you’ve looked over each coin. And that’s a good thing, because there are lots of valuable coins floating … Continue reading

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Mint Stats: 2013 commemorative coins debut

The 2013 commemorative coins are ready to make their appearance. The 2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial silver dollar went on sale to the public Feb. 28. Expect to see the first sales figures here next week. Continue reading

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WINGS sets the bar for world coins

For Florida-based WINGS, it’s all about setting the bar for premium quality in graded world coins. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: New year brings product changes

Out with the old and in with the new. That’s what we’re seeing as the U.S. Mint takes many of its older products off sale as it makes way for 2013 varieties. Continue reading

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Mint Stats: Mint adds end-of-year products

Sales of 2012 proof gold Eagles reached almost 1,200 this past week. The U.S. Mint also recorded decent sales of the one-quarter ounce gold coin with 451 sold, and the one-tenth ounce coin sales totaled 354. Continue reading

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Coins speak to ‘Hobbit’ fans

If you’re a fan of “The Hobbit” take heart. New Zealand is minting coins just for you. Just in time for release of the movie “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” the New Zealand  Post has minted coins featuring the faces … Continue reading

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New Standard Catalog of World Paper Money General Issues Available

IOLA, Wis. (Oct. 8, 2012) — A new edition of the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money General Issues 1368-1960 is now available from Krause Publications. This 14th edition is the definitive resource on circulating world paper money from 14th … Continue reading

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New U.S. Coins & Currency Warman’s Companion Available

IOLA, Wis. (Oct. 1, 2012) — A new edition of the U.S. Coins & Currency Warman’s Companion is now available from Krause Publications. This third edition in the respected Warman’s line of numismatic books, contains pricing, historical information, high quality … Continue reading

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Krause Publications Releases Canadian Coin Folders

IOLA, Wis. (Sept. 24, 2012) — Krause Publications has released a pair of new Canadian coin folders, covering cents and 25-cent pieces. Canadian 25 Cents 1953-2012 has spaces for all regular issue quarters in that time frame, major single-issue commemoratives, … Continue reading

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Strike it Rich With Silver in Coin Rolls published

IOLA, Wis. (Sept. 17, 2012) — Experience the thrill of the hunt with Strike it Rich with Silver in Coin Rolls, a practical, hands-on information on how to easily search coin rolls to take advantage of the silver coins still … Continue reading

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