US Mint Adds Presidential $1 Coin Products, Cuts Prices

A new line of Presidential $1 Coin products are in store for 2012 while all but one of the existing products will have their prices lowered. (Jump to table of Presidential product changes.)

2012 Presidential Dollars

The United States Mint has added 2012 Presidential $1 Coin products and changed prices on other annual offerings

The news comes from a document the United States Mint had published Friday on the Federal Register, the official source for notices by government agencies. Continue reading

2012 Presidential $1 Coin Images Reveal Designs

The United States Mint on Thursday announced the designs and released associated images for theĀ 2012 Presidential Dollar Coins. Showcased on the four 2012 coins are obverse portraits of former Presidents of the United States Chester Arthur, Grover Cleveland (acknowledging his first term), Benjamin Harrison and Grover Cleveland again (acknowledging his second term).

2012 Presidential $1 Coins

These newly released images of the 2012 Presidential $1 Coins showcase the four new designs in the series

These four issues mark the twenty-first through twenty-fourth of the Presidential $1 Coin series. Continue reading

Production of Circulating Presidential $1 Coins Halted

George Washington Presidential $1 Coin

The George Washington Presidential $1 Coin, the first issue in the U.S. Mint's Presidential $1 Coin Program

Production of circulating Presidential $1 Coins has been immediately suspended at the United States Mint. The suspension comes at the direction of Secretary of the Treasury Tim Geithner as part of a broad Campaign to Cut Government Waste established by President Barack Obama earlier this year. Continue reading