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Getting poorer with Bitcoin
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:58:28 +0000

Is it time to boast yet? Actually, I wouldn’t boast, but it is time for an annual review of Bitcoin. You know Bitcoin. It is a cryptocurrency. It has no intrinsic value. There is no gold or silver behind it. … Continue reading

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Buy your 2019 silver and gold coins early
Wed, 14 Nov 2018 15:15:43 +0000

Happy New Year. It is 2019 already if you are interested in purchasing the new date silver American Eagle bullion coin. I noticed this on the APMEX website this morning. If you buy now, the order has an expected shipping … Continue reading

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Does coin production tell us to buy stocks?
Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:22:18 +0000

With the stock market acting wobbly in October and November, coin collectors can offer a small bit of reassurance to nervous investors. The latest U.S. Mint monthly production numbers show that in the first 10 months of the year, 11,533,534,000 … Continue reading

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Spanish treasure propels Sedwick sale results
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 15:27:06 +0000

What do you imagine when you think about treasure recovered from sunken Spanish galleons? Silver bars? Pieces of eight? Many coin collectors dream of these. Imagine making them the basis of your business. That is what the Florida firm of … Continue reading

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In war and peace, honor those who serve the country
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:58:47 +0000

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month 100 years ago on Sunday, the guns of World War I fell silent. Nov. 11, 1918, was an historic day. It was called Armistice Day. That’s when the … Continue reading

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Did I really do that?
Thu, 08 Nov 2018 14:58:08 +0000

Call the optometrist. I apparently need to put this on my “to do” list. There was an email in my inbox this morning. The writer spotted a couple of mistakes in the Nov. 6 issue of Numismatic News in a … Continue reading

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Gold performance beats day-to-day worries
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 15:00:10 +0000

When there is a snowstorm in the Midwest, it stops routine living until we can clear the snow away. Then we go about our business as normal. Was there a storm of another kind for silver and gold investors this … Continue reading

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Wire rim dime error attracts attention
Tue, 06 Nov 2018 14:58:14 +0000

Nothing makes me happier than creating a front page that generates reader feedback. The Nov. 6 issue of Numismatic News did just that. It shows a silver reverse proof 2018-S silver dime. The dime likely was struck with much higher … Continue reading

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Will new collectors treat paper money like gold?
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 15:30:52 +0000

It has been a couple of months since the United States Mint website on Aug. 31 took over marketing paper money collectible products from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing. I expect this has improved both paper visibility and sales. … Continue reading

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PCGS slabs 1854-S $5 gold rarity
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 13:51:55 +0000

Grading services compete intensely for business. If this were not so, the battle of the crossovers would not be occurring. This is where a coin slabbed by one service is cracked out and then slabbed by another service. While much … Continue reading

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