Ancient Coin Collecting For Beginners

Be it coins of Canada or ancient coins, coin collecting is a fun and potentially lucrative hobby or profession. But, while Canadian coins are plentiful and the most gorgeous to look at or own, that is often not the case with ancient coins. Ancient coins are often mistaken for being too difficult to understand, too expensive to collect and too rare. While that is true in some cases, the majority of pieces are actually quite common. Many are also less expensive than collectible modern coins. Learning the basics can be done easily, so keep reading. Coinage History While precious metals…
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What To Know Before Selling Your Gold Or Silver Bullion

When it comes to the trading of any kind, the “buy low, sell high” mantra is something everyone knows by default. Aside from investing in just precious metals, this is a form of timeless truth that can be equally applied throughout countless other industries. As brilliant a piece of advice as it is, another universal truth also applies in this case, “easier said than done.” The point is that buying low and selling high is no simple matter whether you’re trading Canadian silver dollars or gold bars. Knowing when the time is right can be made easier by paying attention…
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History of Canada Displayed on Arctic Double Dollar Coin Collection

The Canadian Arctic Expedition (CAE) of 1913-1918 was an important event in the history of Canada, helping to map out its northern borders and explore its rich flora, fauna, and geology. It also served to preserve Canada’s sovereignty in the region and marked a significant turning point in the territorial history of the Canadian Arctic that helped shape Canada into a free and strong nation. The year 2013 marked 100 years of the Canadian Arctic Expedition, and the perfect way to have a reminder of this glorious historic moment for all Canadians is the RDC 2013 Canada Arctic Expedition Fine…
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Royal Canadian Mint Releases New Unique Collectible Silver Coins

When collecting coins, the first thing that many think about is getting their hands on old, antique or rare coin pieces because they believe such coins hold great value. While that’s certainly true in many cases – one example being the Canada Silver Dollar – one must not forget that new coins that are minted continuously, might be worth investing in now and stored away for the future. Such is the case with several 2018 coins, which include: 2018 $100 Canada 100th Anniversary of WWI Armistice – Angel Of Victory Silver Coin 2018 Canada $10 Star Trek: Enterprise NX-01 Coin…
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How a Variety of Coins Can Help the Value of Your Collection

Coin collecting can yield quite a bit of money, believe it or not. Many coins gain value as the years go by, making coin collecting the rare hobby where you can get your full investment back as you sell off your coins. You should also know that some of your coins will gain value as the metal prices go up. The value of the Canadian Silver Dollar is pretty high, and there are many more specimens out there that are worthy investments. Factors to consider when looking to improve your coin collections include: How rare or beautiful is the coin?…
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