Becoming a Numismatic - the
fancy word for a coin collector
Where to find coins - some
places are better than others
What you should look for in a
coin - shiny isn't always better
What are mints and mint marks -
master this before you get started
What affects the value of a coin
- is it all about age?
Getting started - learn how to
begin without a lot of hassles
Grading your coins - learn how
Should you use a grading service
- what is your preference?
When should you sell - timing is
Pros and cons of buying at
auction - best know who is bidding
About commemorative and other
special coins - these are specialty coins
How and where you can buy
bullion coins - limited availability but worth it
Detecting counterfeit coins -
don't get taken in
How to avoid shysters and frauds
- yes, they are out there and you need to learn the ropes
How to care for your coins - a
glass jar just doesn't get it
Getting the answers to these and other compelling
questions is a must for anyone who is considering coin collecting as a
hobby or avocation.
Learn all the ins and outs and discover whether this is a hobby you would
like to pursue. If you do have a "stash" of coins you've been
gathering in a large water jug, today is the day to discover if you have
One click on "A Beginner's Guide to Coin Collecting"
and you'll get the answers you need!