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Coin Collecting: How Large Is The Rare Coin Market?

Coin Collecting: How Large Is The Rare Coin Market?

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation Weekly Market Report ….. It’s pretty clear that rare coins and currency is a multi-billion dollar a year business. There is no doubt that the rare coin market in the United States has evolved considerably in recent decades. Twenty-five years ago when I operated an auction […]

Numismatic Personality: John Maben CEO, Modern Coin Mart – VIDEO

Numismatic Personality: John Maben CEO, Modern Coin Mart – VIDEO

Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……. How he got started in the coin business, some of the people who influenced him, and why he created Modern Coin Mart. John gives advice on how to get involved collecting coins and talks about the legacy he hopes to leave. Copyright © CoinWeek LLC. December  2013 More news and video […]

By December 18, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Paper Money: Lyn Knight Celebrates 50 Years in Numismatics. VIDEO

Paper Money: Lyn Knight Celebrates 50 Years in Numismatics. VIDEO

Lyn Knight, Lyn Knight Currency Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com……. Lyn Knight specializes in holding regular paper money auctions featuring both world and United States bank notes. He talks about the market as evidenced by bidding that took place in his sale at the Professional Currency Dealers Association National Coin and Currency Convention held in […]

By December 16, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Stacks Bowers Galleries Unveils New Website

Stacks Bowers Galleries Unveils New Website

Introducing an entirely new technology platform and website, ideal for the world’s leading numismatic auctioneer and its valuable clients. Beginning Thursday, December 12, 2013, visitors of Stack’s Bowers Galleries website will enjoy an entirely new state-of-the-art website with dozens of new features, additional content, improved navigation, and an enhanced user-friendly experience. “When we started this […]

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Park Avenue Numismatics CEO Bob Green interviewed live on YOUR MONEY SHOW

Park Avenue Numismatics CEO Bob Green interviewed live on YOUR MONEY SHOW

Park Avenue Numismatics President and CEO Bob Green joined radio show host Brett Goldstein live on YOUR MONEY SHOW this past Wednesday Night,  to discuss a variety of topics including how to invest in a Precious Metal IRA and why owning gold now may be the best decision of the decade.. . “Investors need the […]

Numismatic Artist Sue Bauman Attends PCDA Currency Convention. VIDEO

Numismatic Artist Sue Bauman Attends PCDA Currency Convention. VIDEO

Sue Bauman, Numismatic Artist, TNA Associates Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ……… There is more to the paper money hobby than just buying and selling. Sue Bauman was moved to paint various images she found on bank notes creating beautiful works of art. She shares how she got started in her painting career, show examples of […]

By December 9, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
New Professional Currency Dealers Association President Talks About Member Benefits and Future Goals VIDEO: 3:10

New Professional Currency Dealers Association President Talks About Member Benefits and Future Goals VIDEO: 3:10

Jim Fitzgerald, Professional Currency Dealers Association Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com …….. Jim Fitzgerald is a longtime PCDA member who is running for the presidency of the largest dealer organization devoted exclusively to buying and selling paper money. Jim talks about what it means to be a member in PCDA and his goals as the new […]

By December 5, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Industry Council for Tangible Assets Selects New Executive Director. VIDEO: 2:26

Industry Council for Tangible Assets Selects New Executive Director. VIDEO: 2:26

Kathy McFadden, Executive, ICTA Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com ……. ICTA is the lobbying organization representing the numismatic and precious metals industry in Washington, D.C. A special selection committee recently chose a new Executive Director for the group to replace retiring former ED Eloise Ullman. Meet Kathy McFadden as she shares her background and why she […]

By November 26, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
ICTA Announces David Crenshaw As New Chief Operating Officer

ICTA Announces David Crenshaw As New Chief Operating Officer

Newly created position to bring advance technology to ICTA. The Industry Council for Tangible Assets is expanding its leadership team. Effective Dec. 1, David Crenshaw will become the numismatic industry group’s Chief Operating Officer, a newly created position that will work closely with Executive Director Kathy McFadden, who was hired Oct. 1 and became executive […]

By November 25, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Young Business Major Considers a Career in Numismatics. VIDEO

Young Business Major Considers a Career in Numismatics. VIDEO

Tyler Gefroh, Sales Assistant, Mexican Coin Company Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…….. How does someone land a career in the coin business? Hear from a young man going to college who took a part time job that may blossom into a major employment situation. Hear how he will combine coins and college. Copyright © CoinWeek LLC.  […]

By November 24, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Rare Coin Road Warrior:  Dot’s Coins

Rare Coin Road Warrior: Dot’s Coins

Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, While some might accuse me of being somewhat of a ‘coin snob’, it has taken a lot of years and millions of dollars in rare coin purchases to get to that point!  You see, when I was a kid I was fascinated by money-any kind of money.  Old coins especially held […]

By November 22, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
Joel Gabrelow Joins Heritage Auctions as Consignment Director

Joel Gabrelow Joins Heritage Auctions as Consignment Director

Longtime coin and bullion executive joins world’s largest numismatic operation’s Dallas office DALLAS – Heritage Auctions has announced longtime gold and rare coin expert, author and scholar Joel Gabrelow has joined the company as a Consignment Director, operating out of the company’s Dallas headquarters. Gabrelow has been active in coin hobby since 1964 when, at […]

Eloise Announces Retirement from Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA). VIDEO: 5:34.

Eloise Announces Retirement from Industry Council for Tangible Assets (ICTA). VIDEO: 5:34.

Eloise Ullman, Retiring Executive Director, Industry Council for Tangible Assets Interviewer: David Lisot – CoinWeek.com ………….. ICTA is the lobbying organization representing the numismatic and precious metals industry in Washington, D.C. The group monitors legislation that affects the numismatic marketplace. Eloise Ullman has been with ICTA for 23 years and recently announced her retirement. She […]

By November 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Longtime Dealer Robert Lecce Memorialized with American Numismatic Association Scholarship Fund

Longtime Dealer Robert Lecce Memorialized with American Numismatic Association Scholarship Fund

Scholarships will help adults defer expenses to attend ANA Summer Seminar A new scholarship fund, established in the name of longtime Florida coin dealer Robert Lecce, will provide members with financial aid and merit-based scholarships to attend the American Numismatic Association’s annual Summer Seminar. To further honor the memory of Robert Lecce, $10,000 from the […]

“TWO DOLLAR BILL DOCUMENTARY”  NOW IN PRODUCTION

“TWO DOLLAR BILL DOCUMENTARY” NOW IN PRODUCTION

The much-maligned, misunderstood two dollar bill has set out to erase public misconceptions by agreeing to star in a self-titled documentary film currently in production.  “The Two Dollar Bill Documentary” will be the first film of its kind to lift the curtain on what makes the “deuce” unique in our culture.  Finally, questions about why […]

By November 5, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
A-Mark Announces the Addition of Craig Tuckman as Director of Structured Products & Jerry Gill as a Special Consultant

A-Mark Announces the Addition of Craig Tuckman as Director of Structured Products & Jerry Gill as a Special Consultant

A-Mark Precious Metals, Inc. (“A-Mark”), a subsidiary of Spectrum Group International, Inc. (OTCQB:SPGZ) (“SGI”), announced today that Craig Tuckman has joined the firm as Managing Director of Structured Products. During his 27 years in the metals business, Mr. Tuckman has been involved in commercial trading, financial risk management and structured products. The expertise and relationships Mr. Tuckman developed at […]

By November 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Young Numismatists: Kid Coin Dealers Talk About Coin Collecting. VIDEO: 2:45.

Young Numismatists: Kid Coin Dealers Talk About Coin Collecting. VIDEO: 2:45.

Ali Frampton, Izzy Heath Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com………. Coin dealing knows know age boundaries for kids especially if your parents are involved in numismatics. These two young numismatists talk about why they think coins are fun as well as the great history and information that can be learned from them. Copyright © CoinWeek LLC.  October, […]

By October 24, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Numismatic Crime Information Center to Conduct Law Enforcement Seminar During F.U.N Show – January 2014

Numismatic Crime Information Center to Conduct Law Enforcement Seminar During F.U.N Show – January 2014

The Numismatic Crime Information Center will offer a one-day training class on “Numismatic Crime Investigations” for local, state and federal law enforcement officers. The class will be held in conjunction with the F.U.N. 59th Annual Convention January 9-12, 2014. The class is designed to provide law-enforcement personnel, including patrol officers, detectives, investigators and prosecutors, with […]

Kid Fun in the Cash Cube at ANA World’s Fair of Money. VIDEO: 2:59.

Kid Fun in the Cash Cube at ANA World’s Fair of Money. VIDEO: 2:59.

David Lisot, Producer, CoinWeek.com……. The American Numismatic Association hosts one of the largest coin conventions in the world. Every convention has something for everyone including the kids. See how one kid is lucky to get to go in the “Cash Cube” at this year’s World’s Fair of Money convention in Chicago. Copyright © CoinWeek – […]

By October 5, 2013 1 Comments Read More →
FREE MEMBERSHIPS OFFERED TO YOUNG COIN WRITERS

FREE MEMBERSHIPS OFFERED TO YOUNG COIN WRITERS

The Numismatic Consumer Alliance, Inc. (NCA), as part of its mission to educate consumers about collectible coins, is offering to finance free memberships in the Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG) for up to 100 young people interested in writing about the hobby. In each case, NCA will pay the $25 membership application fee plus first-year dues […]

By October 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Gary Adkins Announces Upgraded, Improved and Enhanced Website

Gary Adkins Announces Upgraded, Improved and Enhanced Website

Even the most admired websites needs a fresh look and enhanced features from time to time, and www.coinbuys.com is no exception. “We are very excited and proud to announce our updated and improved website” said Gary Adkins, company President and CEO at Gary Adkins Associates, Inc. “Next year marks my 50th year in the rare […]

By October 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Ten Questions for Numismatic Legend, Ken Bressett

Ten Questions for Numismatic Legend, Ken Bressett

Posted by Jeff Garrett on the NGC Weekly Market Report ….. A question and answer session between Jeff Garrett and a numismatic luminary will periodically be featured in the NGC Weekly Market Report. Over the last 35 years of collecting and dealing rare coins I have met many wonderful and very knowledgeable individuals. Quite a […]

By September 26, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Numismatic Personality Series:  Highlighting David Sundman

Numismatic Personality Series: Highlighting David Sundman

David Sundman, President, Littleton Coin Company Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com…… David Sundman runs one of the largest mail order coin companies in the world. It was pioneered by his father Maynard Sundman who started the company when he was a kid. In this exclusive CoinWeek three part series, David shares how he became interested in […]

By September 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Former ANA Young Numismatist of the Year Goes Professional. VIDEO: 2:42

Former ANA Young Numismatist of the Year Goes Professional. VIDEO: 2:42

Cole Schenewerk, Cataloguer, Heritage Auctions Interviewer: David Lisot…….. In 2009 Cole Schenewerk won the prestigious Young Numismatist of the Year Award from the American Numismatic Association. Since that time Cole has finished high school and gone to work for Heritage Auctions in Dallas, Texas. Cole talks his background in coin collecting and shares how he […]

By September 10, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Atlas Numismatics Opens For Business

Atlas Numismatics Opens For Business

After twelve years of running the world coin department for Northeast Numismatics, James Ricks has launched a new company, Atlas Numismatics. Founded in New York in 2013, Atlas Numismatics is a rare coin dealership with a particular focus on world coins of exceptional quality. We also buy and sell a select range of ancient and […]

By September 6, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Dillon Gage Metals President Travels to South African Gold Mine. VIDEO: 2:46

Dillon Gage Metals President Travels to South African Gold Mine. VIDEO: 2:46

Terry Hanlon, President, Metals Division, Dillon Gage Interviewer: David Lisot……. Recently Dillon Gage Metals announced that the Dallas-based international metals dealer had been appointed the exclusive North American distributor of new gold and silver minted bars for the Rand Refinery of South Africa. During negotiations Dillon Gage President Terry Hanlon traveled to South Africa and […]

By September 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Story of Maynard Sundman, the Lecture Series, and Littleton Coin Company. VIDEO: 7:40

Story of Maynard Sundman, the Lecture Series, and Littleton Coin Company. VIDEO: 7:40

David Sundman, President, Littleton Coin Company Susan McMillan, Education Manager, ANA…….. Maynard Sundman created Littleton Coin Company and a family legacy in the numismatic and philatelic hobbies. His son David Sundman talks about his dad and the Maynard Sundman Lecture Series held at the annual American Numismatic Association convention during a luncheon held for the […]

By September 2, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Jim Fehr, Owner of Ellesmere Numismatics & Winning Edge Coin & Bullion Has Passed Away

Jim Fehr, Owner of Ellesmere Numismatics & Winning Edge Coin & Bullion Has Passed Away

James Brian Fehr – August 29, 2013 We were sadened to hear of the passing of Jim last week. We was a friend and a fine gentleman., one of those people who always brought a smile to your face when you saw him. Our condolances to his family and our regrerts to all those whom […]

By September 1, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
Greg Reynolds Wins Numismatic Literary Guild Best All-Around Portfolio Award. VIDEO: 2:45

Greg Reynolds Wins Numismatic Literary Guild Best All-Around Portfolio Award. VIDEO: 2:45

Maurice Rosen, NLG Presenter and Director…….. Membership in the Numismatic Literary Guild is open to authors of numismatic books; publishers and editors of recognized numismatic periodicals or club publications in the numismatic field; staff writers or columnists of such periodicals; writers whose work has been published in such periodicals or club journals; published research numismatists; […]

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CoinWeek.com Wins Best News Website and Other NLG Awards. VIDEO: 2:11.

CoinWeek.com Wins Best News Website and Other NLG Awards. VIDEO: 2:11.

CoinWeek.com and its team of writers, producers and web designers was awarded numerous awards at the Numismatic Literary Guild Annual Awards Bash at the American Numismatic Association Convention in Chicago. Watch as awards for reporting are bestowed on David Lisot, Charles Morgan, Scott Purvis, Greg Reynolds, and Hubert Walker. Copyright © CoinWeek – Chicago – […]

By August 26, 2013 0 Comments Read More →
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