Gold Rebounds, Logging First Gain in Four SessionsPrecious metals futures rebounded Tuesday, recovering a bit from losses on Monday that brought gold, silver and platinum to settlement lows that ranged from more than one and a half years to nearly ten years.

Posting its first gain in four sessions, gold for December delivery added $1.80, or 0.2%, to finish at $1,200.70 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


WWI 100th Commemorative $2 Collection ReleasedThe Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) just released its newest product for money collectors, the World War I 100th Commemorative $2 Collection.

Featuring series 2013 $2 notes from the Federal Reserve Banks of New York and Atlanta with matching serial numbers beginning with 2018 and a commemorative engraved print of the back of the Series 1918 $2 Federal Reserve Bank Note […]


NGC Certifies Lutes Discovered 1943 Bronze CentNumismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has certified the most famous of all mint errors, the Don Lutes, Jr. Philadelphia 1943 Bronze Cent.

This legendary coin was the first discovery of a 1943 bronze cent, which is considered by many to be the King of Mint Errors.

The Lutes specimen is now graded NGC AU 53 BN and will be on display at the ANA World’s Fair of Money in Philadelphia, August 14-17, 2018 […]


Donn Pearlman Receives PNG 2018 Lifetime Achievement AwardThe Professional Numismatists Guild ( presented its 2018 PNG Lifetime Achievement Award to Donn Pearlman, an award-winning numismatic writer, public relations counselor and a former Chicago radio and television broadcaster. The honor was announced during the PNG’s annual awards banquet held this year in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on August 13.

President of Donn Pearlman & Associates in Las Vegas, Nevada, he has helped generate positive national and international headlines about the hobby and profession for almost five decades […]


Gold, Silver and Platinum Begin Week with Milestone LowsPrecious metals futures tumbled Monday as the U.S. dollar rallied and investors spurned safe-havens. Milestone settlements lows in gold, silver and platinum ranged from more than one and a half years to nearly ten years.

Gold for December delivery declined $20.10, or 1.7%, to settle at $1,198.90 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


1538 8 Reales Silver Dollar May Realize $500,000+ in Heritage Aug. 17 SaleThe legendary First "Dollar" of the AmericasĀ — struck in 1538 and recovered from the shipwreck of the "Golden Fleece" — may sell for $500,000 or more atĀ Heritage Auctions Aug. 17 in Philadelphia.

The finest example of just three known to exist, the historic silver coin was struck in Mexico City just three years after the Spanish Empire established its virreinato in the New World […]


Silver Logs Ninth Weekly Loss, Gold Edges DownPrecious metals futures were mostly lower Friday and they all declined on the week. Silver’s weekly loss was its ninth straight, and its ending price was at a more than two-year low.

Gold for December delivery on Friday edged down 90 cents, or less than 0.1%, to settle at $1,219.90 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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US Mint Seeks CCAC Applications Qualified in American HistoryThe United States Mint is accepting applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) as a member qualified by virtue of their experience in American History.

Congress established the CCAC in 2003 to advise the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs for U.S. coins and medals […]

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U.S. Mint to Exhibit 1933 $20 Double Eagles an ANA 2018 Philadelphia ShowThe U.S. Mint will be displaying 3 1933 Saint-Gaudens $20 gold double eagles during the American Numismatic Association 2018 World’s Fair of Money® in Philadelphia Aug. 14 to 18. The exhibit will include a previously unknown piece.

The display will feature two of the ten pieces recovered by the government in 2004. Those coins were the subject of 11 years of litigation, which was resolved last year in favor of the government […]


CAG to Exhibit Space-Flown Armstrong Items at ANA 2018 Philadelphia ShowCollectibles Authentication Guaranty™ (CAG) will present selections from the Armstrong Family Collection at the American Numismatic Association’s World’s Fair of Money, which is being held Aug. 14 to 18 in Philadelphia.

CAG is an independent affiliate of Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) and Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG), which are well-known and respected within the numismatic community for their expert coin and paper money certification services, respectively […]