Collecting Tips & Info
How to Evaluate a Coin’s Quality
The price of a coin is primarily determined by four factors: rarity, demand, bullion price, and quality. Quality can be controlled by the collector.
The Perth Mint “Great Warrior Series”: The Viking
The Viking is the second coin of the Australian Perth Mints 4-Coin Great Warrior Series.
Coin Sets vs. Individual Coins
Collecting coins as coin sets has many advantages over collecting individual coins. Read about the advantages of collecting coin sets over individual coins.
Year of the Tiger Coins
Year of the Tiger commemorative coins can be found as gold or silver coins with sizes ranging from 1/20 oz. to 10 kg
Cataloguing Coin Collections: A Beginner’s Guide
Organizing and cataloging your coins collection not only makes it easy to find coins, but it also helps you avoid purchasing coins you already own.
Identifying Error Coins & Coin Error Values
Coin manufacturing errors, which rarely happen, do occur. These coin errors often result in higher price values, often above other rare coins.
How To Protect Yourself From Buying Fake Coins
Don't fall prey to an unethical coin dealer - learn how to protect yourself from scams and fake gold coin purchases with these tips.
Famous Coin Hoards: Redfield's Silver Dollar Hoard
Hoards of coins have captured the imagination of coin enthusiasts. Lavere Redfield, whose stash of Morgan and Peace dollars exceeded 400,000 coins.