4 Simple Steps To Start Your Own Coin Collection

Whether you’ve made the decision to start a coin collection on a personal level or you believe that it can be a lucrative activity, one thing is certain – it is guaranteed to be fulfilling. There is so much history and beauty to be found behind every single coin series. It doesn’t matter where you start – trying to discern the legendary Canadian 50 cent coin value or taking up an interest in an old coin that’s been in your family for generations – there are easy steps you can take to start off on the right foot. These include:…
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$2 Special Wrap Roll: The Battle Of Vimy Ridge

During the First World War, The Battle Of Vimy Ridge is one of the most celebrated military victories of Canada. It is today viewed as a symbol of the birth of Canadian national awareness and pride. Between April 9 and 12, 1917, four divisions of the Canadian corps, fighting together for the first time, attacked the ridge and managed to capture it from the German army. During the assault, more than 10,500 Canadians were wounded or killed. Today an iconic white memorial atop the ridge honours the Canadian lives that were laid down on the altar of freedom during the…
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Legacy Of The Canadian Nickel: 1 oz. Fine Silver Coin

The Canadian 5 Cent coin has had a number of iterations throughout its history. It is widely regarded as one of the most popular and longest-standing circulated coins in Canada. That fact alone makes it completely understandable why an institution as legendary as the Royal Canadian Mint would come up with the idea to issue a special recreation of Canada’s 5-cents coin originally designed by artist William James Henry Blakemore in 1922. Here’s everything you need to know about this coin. What Does the Nickel Represent for Canada? Each iteration of the nickel that has taken place throughout the history…
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Good Luck Charms: 2018 Five Blessings Gold Coin

When looking to make a good investment in silver or gold bullion, it’s always good to have some good luck sitting on your shoulder just in case. Combining a great investment and good luck at the same time can be done all at once by getting your hands on the 2018 Good Luck Charms: Five Blessings Gold Coin of the Royal Canadian Mint. If you’re interested in learning more about this enormous pure gold coin, keep reading. The Meaning Behind the Coin This is a gold coin that focuses on a particular aspect of Chinese culture – it boasts one…
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The Mint’s Call Of The Wild Gold Coin Series

The Royal Canadian Mint has produced many coins of Canada to date that commemorate important historical milestones and celebrate countless Canadian symbols. The “Call of the Wild” series is one such series of gold coins launched in 2014 that features designs dedicated to the expansive and untamed wilderness of Canada. With one coin launched annually, each one is composed of .99999 fine gold, making them the purest gold bullion available in the world. 2018 will see the release of the Golden Eagle Gold Coin, but let’s take a closer look at the previous specimens in the series: The Howling Wolf…
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