On Dec. 23, NGC and PMG announced that they have events and services planned for the 2020 FUN Show, taking place January 9-12 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. NGC will be at booth #104 and PMG will be at booth #120.
NGC is offering on-site grading and encapsulation of US coins, and PMG is offering on-site grading and encapsulation of US and world paper money, on Thursday, Jan. 9, and Friday, Jan. 10. On-site grading is a popular service that offers a much faster turnaround time for submissions. For cut-off times and other information, click here for NGC or here for PMG.
Special labels and designations
The highly anticipated 2020-W Proof Silver Eagle goes on sale Jan. 9, and NGC is offering special designations and labels for qualifying coins submitted at the FUN Show. For details and submission instructions, click here
Free one-on-one consultations
NGC Chairman and Grading Finalizer Mark Salzberg is offering free one-on-one coin consultations on Thursday, Jan. 9, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. To learn more, click here. PMG Grading Finalizer Matt Quinn is offering free one-on-one consultations of paper notes on Thursday, Jan. 9, from 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. and on Friday, January 10, from 1 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. To learn more, click here.
Coin grading contest
Test your own coin grading skills in the NGC Coin Grading Contest. The top three finishers in three age categories receive an NGC grading credit or cash, and the top 10 finishers in each category receive a special NGC “Sample Slab” with a 2004 Proof Silver Florida Quarter. For instructions to enter, click here.
Throughout the FUN Show, company representatives will be accepting regular submissions and answering questions at NGC booth #104 and PMG booth #120. The cut-off time for regular NGC submissions will be 11 a.m. on Sunday, January 12, and the cut-off time for regular PMG submissions will be 12 p.m. on Sunday, January 12. (Cut-off times may change depending on submission volumes.)