Tag Archives: numismatics

Community Voice Response: Aug. 4, 2020

From the July 10, Numismatic News E-NewsLetter How has the COVID-19 pandemic changed the way you collect coins? Here are some answers sent from our e-newsletter readers.   I have changed nothing due to COVID. Brian Schneider via Facebook   … Continue reading

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Community Voice Response: July 10, 2020

From the July 3, Numismatic News E-NewsLetter Do you purchase coin lots when adding to your collection? Why or why not? Here are some answers sent from our e-newsletter readers.   I have searched for and bought coin lots locally … Continue reading

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Tell Stories About Money

By Patrick Heller Numismatic collectors and dealers both have an incentive to attract more people to the hobby/industry. The greater number of collectors that exist, the higher the demand (and almost certainly prices) for coins and paper money they sell. … Continue reading

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What Can You Learn While Being A Numismatist?

By Patrick A. Heller In my decades of working as a coin dealer, I have written a lot of sales copy. In the process of describing various items, I have had to dig into the history of the pieces or … Continue reading

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Viewpoint: Hobby Should Appeal to All

By George Kissinger After reading the fine Viewpoint article by a YN in the May 12 issue, several key points came into focus. First, that Young Numismatist was articulate and sincere. His points are well taken. Significantly, I noted that … Continue reading

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Why You Should Be a Collector

By Patrick Heller With so many people today facing sudden financial hardships and possible time constraints, it may make sense to consider whether to pursue a pre-existing or new hobby. This could apply to every hobby, not just numismatics. Hobbies … Continue reading

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De La Rue Fights to Turn Company Around

By Richard Giedroyc During early 2017 De La Rue stock was trading near the high point of its 52-week value. As of April 10 this year the stock was trading at the paltry figure of 14.3 percent of its 52-week … Continue reading

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Viewpoint: YN Perspective Key to Hobby Future

By Radek Molchan I am a Young Numismatist, and I come from a family that has no knowledge or interest in numismatics. I have been a page for many coins shows and I exhibit as much as possible. I enjoy … Continue reading

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The Ike Dollar: A Symbol of Hope

By Pedro Lousa A few months after the independence of Mozambique, my parents decided that it was no longer an environment for their children to live. Nevertheless, they decided to stay a little longer as they loved Mozambique and so, … Continue reading

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Seattle Collection Leads Strong Sale

With the uncertainty and chaos that the current COVID-19 global pandemic is bringing to the markets and people’s everyday lives, numismatics seems to be providing a safe haven and comfort to collectors all over. Legend Rare Coin Auctions’ 37th Regency … Continue reading

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