Coins | New Coin Releases

Category Archives: Coins

POLL: Looking for Palladium Eagles after September 29

The U.S. Mint announced today that sales of the American Palladium Eagles will begin on September 29. As bullion issues, they are being sold through with authorized channels and not directly to the public. After seven years since the law was passed (American Eagle Palladium Bullion Coin Act of 2010, Pub. L. 111-303), these coins […]

Weekly Numismatic World News for September 10, 2017 (TRY 2)

NOTE: A previous version was posted by mistake and then deleted. Sorry! As I watch the numismatic-related news that is published around the world in the regular media are the number of stories that come out of the United Kingdom and India. Aside from the change over from the “round pound” to the new 12-sided […]

Weekly Numismatic World News for September 3, 2017

Labor Day was created by the labor movement in the late 19th century to celebrate the contributions that workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of the country. It became an official federal holiday in 1894 and marks the unofficial end of summer. Aside from having a three day weekend, it is traditionally […]

August 2017 Numismatic Legislation Review

We send our hopes and wishes out to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. I ask that my readers help those in the affected region by donating to a charity that is working in the region to help. The American Red Cross needs blood donors. If you can give blood, visit redcross.org/hp/harvey3 to find a blood […]

August 2017 Video Newsletter

With the release of a new £5 coin, a 20 year anniversary and a major milestone in The Great £1 Coin Race – August tuned out to be a very interesting month! Watch as Yasmin and Luke discuss all the latest change collecting news:

MCM ATB Sale – $10 off select coins!

 

Weekly Numismatic World News for August 27, 2017

This week, the BBC reported about Toby Robyns, a 52-year-old ambulance driver from the U.K., who may be facing an up to three-year prison sentence for trying to take home ancient coins he found on a beach in Turkey. Immediately, my thoughts turned to a story I wrote about my friends in a similar situation. […]

Last Chance: Up to 40% off 2017-(P) FDI Silver Eagles ends at midnight!

 

Numismatic Eclipse

As we wait for the shadow of the moon to trek across the United States from Oregon to South Carolina, I was curious as to whether there were coins ever created to commemorate any of the past eclipses regardless of location. Allowing an online search engine to help, I was able to find a few […]

Weekly Numismatic World News for August 20, 2017

In my nearly 12 years of writing this blog and occasionally delving into the reasons for the fluctuating prices of precious metals and their impact on the numismatic market, there have been some fundamentals that have driven that market. As I was reminded in one of the articles in today’s list, “Is Now The Time […]