What You Need To Know About Coin Grading

Be it Canadian coin currency or that of other countries, coin grading is a process that sometimes creates much controversy. While it is an important aspect of coin collecting, it is not a process that gives identical results each time it is applied. In fact, grading is always done according to each individual opinion of each grader. Canadian Coin Currency: The Challenges Of Grading One way to go around the fact that it is human nature to be subjective about beauty is to create a system of grading accepted by all. When we say “all,” we mean coin dealers and…
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What Supplies Do I Need For My Coin Collection?

Regardless of whether you are a beginner or experienced coin collector, there are several supplies you need in order to practice your interesting hobby. The purpose of these coin supplies is to help keep your coins in pristine condition and away from damage. Also, they help you to properly display and store your coin collection. Here are the basic supplies you will want to get your hands on: Coin holders Soft cloth/pad Gloves Light & magnifier Coin albums and folders Flat clinch stapler Coin Holders Are Essential For Your Coin Collection These serve to store your coins so as to…
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The Royal Canadian Mint Offers Collector Coins for Kids

The Royal Canadian Mint is an institution that has certainly done its share of supplying domestic and world collectors with exquisite and beautiful specimens for their collections. However, one demographic that has traditionally not been as interested in coins are youngsters. That is why this year the Mint offers several masterfully crafted editions of coins that are guaranteed to appeal to the youngest population. Coin collecting has traditionally been a hobby reserved for adult connoisseurs. That is not the case anymore. The Royal Canadian Mint now caters to children as well, as a number of special edition coins are available for…
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The Royal Canadian Mint NHL Coin Set: A Great Gift for Young Fans

It is often said that Canadian toddlers start reaching for the hockey stick as soon as they start walking. This comes as no surprise, as hockey is as much a symbol of Canada as the maple leaf. The Royal Canadian Mint takes great pride in celebrating this age-old Canadian tradition with its Learning to Play: Pure Silver Coloured 7-Coin Subscription. Every True Hockey Lover Deserves This Limited Edition Canadian Coin Set When it comes to Canadian coins, there’s hardly a better example of an ideal gift for a young hockey fan than this 7-coin set. The Learning to Play collection…
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The Royal Canadian Mint Releases a Highly-anticipated Coin

Taking pride in one’s history is one of the rare things that cannot be exaggerated. 2017 marks the 150th anniversary of the great nation of Canada and it makes perfect sense to mark the occasion in every way possible. Numerous Canada 150 coins already exist in circulation and as collector items. However, there is always room for one more, and this particular Royal Canadian Mint coin was well worth the wait. Feast your eyes on the 5 oz. Pure Silver Coloured Coin – Canadian Icons. How Does This Royal Canadian Mint Coin Capture The Spirit Of Canada? On this special…
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