• seperator

Letters to the Editor (June 12, 2018)

Readers spot first 2018 coins in change May 10 was the very first time I noticed 2018 Lincoln cent coins in my change. David Mediate New Castle, Pa.   I got a 2018 cent in change last week. Anthony Meister … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (June 5, 2018)

Phase out low-value coins and introduce higher values David Harper’s May 15, 2018, “End of Coins?” editorial was spot on. Inflation and electronic payments have chipped away on the public’s acceptance of coins. Absent an overhaul of circulating coinage, it’s … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | 1 Comment

Letters to the Editor (May 29, 2018)

Local banks don’t offer America the Beautiful coins I think the U.S. Mint has failed miserably advertising the America the Beautiful program. With the exception of going online and visiting usmint.gov and looking up the various quarter launches, the U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (May 15, 2018)

Act now to create coin designs that win awards What does it say when the U.S. Mint did not have one 2018 Coin Of The Year category winner? It is telling us that we no longer make any new artistic … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (May 8, 2018)

Breast Cancer Awareness gold $5s have nice color I bought both uncirculated and proof pink $5 coins. I bought both of them because I am a collector. I did not get them to support the cause and I did not … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (May 1, 2018)

Letter spurs thoughts as well as questions Reading the letters to editor online today. Someone from Sherman, Texas, wrote about buying copper rounds. What are they? There’s a National Coin Week event at the Brockton, Mass., Library each year in … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (Apr. 17, 2017)

Mint needs years to win back its customers Declining sales at the U.S. Mint are the result of a combination of factors. If a survey were taken, the Mint might be surprised by the number of collectors who will no … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | 1 Comment

Letters to the Editor (Apr. 3, 2018)

First Philadelphia cent shows up at a restaurant I received my first 2018 cents in change at a restaurant in Concord, N.C. on Feb. 26. Bill Watts Concord, N.H.   Counterfeit Morgan dollar shows widespread problem As a long-timer subscriber … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (Mar. 20, 2018)

Silver halves in rolls still out there for finding Just want to let your readers know that silver can still be found in half dollar rolls if you can find them. I ask at my bank every time I’m there, … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment

Letters to the Editor (Mar. 6, 2018)

Many thanks to all who helped at Ocala show The Ocala Coin club – www.ocalacoinclub.com – held its 35th Annual Coin Show Feb. 1-3, at the Motel 6 Conference Center in Ocala, Fla. We want to thank the Ocala Coin Club … Continue reading

Posted in Read Letters to the Editor | Leave a comment