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- Letters to the Editor (10/07/14) First try at grading goes better than expectedI just had some coins graded, something I have never done before. One of the coins was a 1922 cent. I purchased the coin at an auction about 20 years ago for $25 and always considered it a “No D” cent as t...
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Are coin collectors out of touch? Are we so isolated from the mainstream that our views should be dismissed out of hand by noncollectors? I sometimes wonder. I happened upon a story this morning posted by the The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. … Continue reading
It is probably no consolation for investors who are watching the price of gold bullion in free-fall, but for collectors who have not yet ordered the proof gold Kennedy half dollar, a lower gold price means patience has its rewards. … Continue reading
It is time to abolish the issuance of congressionally approved modern commemorative coins. The current baseball program aside, recent issues simply leave modern collectors cold. There is an impulse to try to fix something that seems broken, but I think … Continue reading
I had a couple of emails yesterday from collectors who asked why the prices of certain coins are what they are. That’s a tough question to answer. I expect they want to be told that there is some formula. After … Continue reading
I was looking at various coins that are for sale on the U.S. Mint’s website this morning. A couple of items in particular caught my eye. If you would like to buy the “W” mint marked 2014 uncirculated silver American Eagle coin, … Continue reading
Selling off a collection is a very difficult thing to do. Many collectors are bad at it. For many, it can feel like giving up. If coins have been a part of your life for many decades, the sense of … Continue reading
For every Apple announcement of new products and advances in the electronic economy, there seems to be another news story about computer hackers gaining access to personal data. While our future will not be without problems, one day I think … Continue reading
Word went out from the Mint at the beginning of the week that the last day it will accept orders for 2014 bullion platinum American Eagles will be Oct. 1. That’s the news. The question is do enough people care … Continue reading
When I look back to my beginnings in numismatics, I sometimes ask myself whether I should have been less the starry-eyed kid and more the commercially attuned realist. Since I was a kid at the time I began collecting, there … Continue reading