The Importance of Coin Boxes

As a leading coin dealer in Atlanta, we meet with hundreds of coin sellers every year, and a mistake that we commonly see individuals make is that they fail to keep the boxes and original government paperwork that accompanies various coins and sets. We understand from a storage standpoint that keeping boxes can be somewhat […]

Tip of the Week: Asking for Buying and Selling Rates from Your Coin Dealer

This week’s tip of the week addresses the issue of buying and selling coins from the same coin dealer.  If you’ve identified a local or online coin dealer with whom you’ve established a relationship and plan on selling your coins to at some point in the future, it’s important to determine ahead of time what […]

Are Peace Dollars with “V’s” Error Coins?

While not technically a tip, we commonly hear from customers who notice that the letter “V” is used to spell “Trust” on their Peace dollars, and they believe that they have an error coin in their poesssion. The fact of the matter is that the word “Trust” is spelled with the letter “V” on all […]

Tip of the Week: How Not to Buy Gold & Silver Coins

This week’s tip of the week is especially important for new coin and bullion investors, a  it addresses the topic of how not to buy gold and silver coins.  While there are plenty of honest and reputable coin dealers in the industry, this isn’t the case across the board, so new investors should be especially […]

Tip of the Week: How to Know if Your Eisenhower Dollar Contains Silver

As coin dealers, we come across many different types of coins, but one of the most prevalent U.S. coins that we see are Eisenhower silver dollars.  As the name implies, these coins contain silver content, but that’s not always the case. Today’s tip of the week touches on Eisenhower silver dollars and how to know […]

Tip of the Week: How to Handle Your Coins

This week’s tip of the week touches on the subject of how to handle coins. While many long time coin collectors may be familiar with the proper way of handling coins, it isn’t necessarily intuitive, so we thought we would provide you with a few do’s and dont’s in an effort to help you to […]