Marrying His Coins
Posted on Thursday October 10, 2019
What a Significant Other should know about marrying a Coin Enthusiast. You did it! You finally met someone who made your heart skip a beat and the butterflies flutter! You fell in love with their magnetic personality, sharp wit, and doting affection. You never knew it would be so good! As you are learning more about the person all your dreams were made of, you discover... they are a coin collector. You don’t think ...
On September 18, 1793, George Washington lays the cornerstone to the United States Capitol building
Posted on Wednesday September 18, 2019
On September 18, 1793, George Washington lays the cornerstone to the United States Capitol building, the home of the legislative branch of American government. The building would take nearly a century to complete, as architects came and went, the British set fire to it and it was called into use during the Civil War.
Today, the Capitol building, with its famous cast-iron dome and ...
Ryan Archer, one of the founding admins of Hat Creek Coins and Currency, September 10th, 2019.
Posted on Friday September 13, 2019
We are sad to announce that Ryan Archer, one of the founding admins of Hat Creek Coins and Currency, lost his battle with Leukemia on September 10th, 2019. He is now watching over our group from Heaven. Ryan was a pillar of Hat Creek, and a pioneer of Facebook coin sales. The beautiful Morgan on our group cover photo ...
1829 Half Cent Classic Head Fake
Posted on Thursday August 29, 2019
Fake Listed on ebay by seller jessnskip
To avoid unscrupulous sellers, we recommend ...
Jack D. Young Receives ACTF Alan Kreuzer Memorial Award
Posted on Thursday August 15, 2019
The Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) award, in the form of a three-inch, antique bronze medal, is named after the late Alan “Al” Kreuzer, a Castro Valley, Calif., coin dealer who was instrumental in alerting the hobby to help identify counterfeit third-party certification holders and fake insert labels. After his death in 2016, his daughter, Chandra, donated $50,000 to help ...
Catonsville Coin Club Gains Exposer
Posted on Sunday August 11, 2019
With most Coin Clubs struggling today to make ends meet and grow membership, CoinZip in conjunction with the Baltimore Stamp and Coin Show have joined forces to come up with a way to help. At every show space is donated by the show promoter Andrew E. Graber and a $100 donation is made to the club by CoinZip. For maximum exposer for the club ...
Posted on Tuesday July 23, 2019
If you had to choose between the two 1844 Large Cents below, which would you choose?
At first glance both look very similar, same year, about the same amount of wear, there is a little difference in color. Would it help if I told you one of them is worth more? In fact one of them is worth a lot more.
In 1844 the US Mint in Philadelphia ...
Be Aware! Counterfeit $100 Notes - Baltimore, MD AreaBe Aware! Counterfeit $100 Notes - Baltimore, MD Area
Posted on Monday July 15, 2019
Please be aware! I was in making a deposit at my bank today and they are telling commercial customers to pay extra attention to the $100 bills being accepted as counterfeits are in the area. The 1988 and 2006 series are being photo copied. They stand out like a sore thumb if you are paying attention as the images are smeared and small text is difficult to read. The ...
Certified 1899 Doubled Die Reverse Barber Quarter a Counterfeit
Posted on Saturday July 13, 2019
Barber Coin Collectors' Society (BCCS). www.BarberCoins.org
The BCCS is a group of several hundred collectors and dealers dedicated to the study of the American coinage of Charles E. Barber, Chief Engraver of the U.S. Mint from 1880 to 1917. Social interactions at a host of regional meeting venues throughout the United States are a key element of the "BCCS ...
Posted on Monday July 08, 2019
Anyone that was scammed by Noah Toler is asked to call Deputy Weatherman of the Yadkin County Sherrif's Department, Yadkinville NC, at (336) 679-4217 reference complaint #19070065 for this theft ...
Liberty Seated Fakes Counterfeits and Altered Coins...
Posted on Friday July 05, 2019
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2019-21 ANA Election Results
Posted on Thursday July 04, 2019
Voting members of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) have chosen five new candidates and four incumbents to the ANA Board of Governors for the 2019-21 election term.
Col. Steven Ellsworth, Ret. | Brentwood, TN
Dr. Ralph W. Ross | Sugarland, TX
Clifford Mishler | Iola, WI ...
A Summary of the Latest Deceptive Struck Counterfeits
Posted on Monday July 01, 2019
A Summary of the Latest Deceptive Struck Counterfeits
Jack D. Young EAC 5050
This is intended as a summary of the documented deceptive struck counterfeit US coins known to us to date. The list that follows consist of all the varieties and denominations confirmed to include at least one fake in the population of “suspect” examples, with many varieties known with multiple ones, such as the ...
Top 12 Valuable Washington Quarters 1965 To 1989 In Pocket Change
Posted on Saturday June 29, 2019
You can still find these in your pocket change! Here's my top Washington Quarters to look for form 1965 through 1989. You can find off metal planchets, doubled dies, RPM and two tailed quarters. ...
10 Rules on How to get a Good Deal from a Dealer at a Coin Show
Posted on Thursday June 27, 2019
You are walking around at a coin show and suddenly you stop! There it is! A coin that you have been looking for show after show. It is just sitting there quietly… inside your heart is pounding faster and faster. You want to add it to your collection, but you want a good deal. Are those two desires – buying the coin at all costs and getting a good deal on ...