Collecting Coins

Discover everything you need to know about collecting coins, including grading, values and prices, and much more.
A person's hand holding up a coin with a blurred background
Top 10 Best Resources for Coin Collectors
series 1953-a two dollar bill
Facts and History of the Red Seal Two-Dollar Bill
boy numismatist collects old coins, an album with coins
6 Reasons to Start Collecting Coins
Silver Certificate of 1957
What Is a Silver Certificate?
examples of United States fractional currency banknotes
What Is Fractional Currency?
gold-plated United States coins in special packaging.
Are Gold-Plated Quarters Worth Anything?
An illustration of dimes in a display box
The Top 15 Most Valuable Dimes
United States Two Dollar Bill
How Much Is a Two Dollar Bill Worth?
Illustration of hands magnifying nickel
The 15 Most Valuable Nickels
pennies
The Top 16 Most Valuable Pennies
Investment Quality Rare Coins.
5 Strategies for Investing in Rare Coins
Coin Show Bourse Floor
5 Tips on How to Find an Honest Coin Dealer
Gold Rises To New 25-Year High Above $725
3 Things You Should Know Before Buying Gold Coins
coin collection from different countries
Coin Collecting for Kids
a sampling of some of the rarest and most expensive coins in the world
10 Rarest and Most Valuable Coins in the World
Businessman working on laptop in office
Top 10 Websites for Coin Collectors and Enthusiasts
Littleton Coin Company's Website Homepage
The Truth About Littleton Coin Company
five of the world's most valuable United States gold coins
The Top 15 Most Valuable U.S. Gold Coins
2016 Sacajawea or native American one dollar United States coin
Sacagawea & Native American One Dollar Coin Mintages
Phot comp of antique coins
Best Online Coin Auctions
Best Coin Collection Appraisal Services
Best Coin Collection Appraisal Services
Best Coin Collecting Software
Best Coin Collecting Software
Best Gold Dealers
Best Online Gold Dealers
Underwater sunken treasure
What to Know Before Investing in Shipwreck Coins
U.S. Type Coins
Top 10 Coins Worth Collecting
Five Pence Coins
What Is a Pence Coin?
The Japanese government ten Peso invasion currency note
What Is a Japanese Peso?
Printing $100 Bills
How Is Paper Money Made?
a photograph of the New Orleans mint circa 1907
The New Orleans Mint
The Carson City Mint in 1866
Carson City Mint Facts and Information
entrance way to the United States mint
How Are Coins Made?
The United States Mint at Philadelphia Visitor Center
The United States Mint at Philadelphia
Silver bullion coins on a scale
Troy Ounce vs. Ounce
coins on a balance scale
How Much Do My Coins Weigh?
a counterfeit coin being measured by a high precision digital caliper.
How to Detect Counterfeit Coins
Coins and a key
How to Identify, Price, and Value Old Coins
A coin collection in albums, folders, slabs, etc.
How to Sell the Coins That I've Inherited
coins of the United States.
The Coinage of The United States
How to clean coins
How to Clean Coins Safely and Easily
Foreign Coin Collection
Insider's Tips for Buying and Selling Coins
A typical local coin shop
How to Find a Local Coin Dealer
Planing coin in coin collection book
Cataloging Your Coin Collection
A Two-Headed Jefferson Nickel
How Do I Tell If a Two Headed Coin Is Genuine?
Morgan Silver Dollar
What Is a "BU" Coin?
no cleaning coins
Top 7 Ways to Ruin Your Coins
how many coins in a coin roll
How Many Coins Are in a Regular Roll of Coins?
Three lines of old pennies and one shiny new one
How to Tell if a Coin Has Been Cleaned
PVC damage on the surface of a coin.
What Is PVC Damage on Coins?
a close-up of a type II standing Liberty quarter
The Standing Liberty Quarter
United States coins
The Three Different Strike Types Used for Making Coins
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Reverse Proof - What is a Reverse Proof Coin?
Two senior friends with coin album
Protect Your Coin Collection by Choosing the Best Coin Holders
Cameo Contrast on a Proof 1964 Kennedy Half-Dollar
What is a Proof Coin?
The edge of an Eisenhower dollar showing the clad layers of the coin
What are Clad Coins?
Placing a Mercury dime and a coin folder.
Coin Collecting Supplies for the Beginner
Example of a Mintmark on a United States Coin
What Is a Mint Mark?
Woman obscuring man's eyes with hand, giving present
20 Gifts For Your Favorite Coin Collector
Man with wallet holding assorted coins
Coin Price vs. Value
Kennedy Half-Dollar Struck Off-Center
Types of Mint Error Coins
cover and pages of The Coin Dealer Newsletter also called the Graysheet
What is the Wholesale Coin Price Guide that Coin Dealers Use?