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After a long wait, the United States Mint resumed sales of its gold coins. They’re the same coins, but at higher prices. Will the public find them fair? Or shy away with sticker shock? The Mint first suspended the American Eagle Gold Uncirculated coins on September 13. Later, the proof versions were pulled and finally […]

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Proof 2007 American Buffalo Gold coins were taken off the market and the American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated coins quickly followed suite. The bullion coins join the ranks of the American Eagle Gold Uncirculated coins that were removed for sale back on September 13. Yes, that’s nearly a month ago now. The proof versions of the […]

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Gold is continuing through its extended gains and hit a spot price of $746.30 an ounce early Monday morning. That’s the highest level seen since January 1980. Will increasing gold prices continue to forestall the resumption of U.S. Mint gold coin sales? To date, it appears that way. On September 13th, the United States Mint […]

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They’re not the home run makers in the series of Mint coinage but they do make a big hit every now and again… The 2007 Uncirculated Coin Sets are almost up to bat. They’re on deck, in fact. Standby because on October 9th, you can purchase them through the United States Mint. Them? In short, […]

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The United States Mint has released the 2007 Wyoming Official First Day Coin Cover. These limited edition covers hold two Wyoming state quarters that were each minted on the very first day of the coin’s production. Just like the Jefferson $1 Coin Cover recently released, one coin included is from the United States Mint at […]

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For the lucky few able to get one of the Jefferson Liberty First Spouse Gold Coins, take heart. If you haven’t already received yours, they’re on the way. And the coins are, if you’ll forgive me… SWEEET! Although variation in delivery dates were given based on order times, no orders were actually shipped when the […]

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Flashing back to the introduction of the 50 State Quarters® Program and you’re hit over the head with how fast time really does fly by. The year was 1999 – the initiation year of an innovative, 10-year coin series where each state would be celebrated with a design commemorating its history and inclusion into the […]

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The price of gold has jumped in the last thirty days from a low of $648 an ounce to a high of $711.75. If you’ve invested in gold, you’re loving it. If you’re the United States Mint, you’re hating it. The increased price of gold is affecting the US Mint’s bottom line. So much so […]

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The United States Mint has released the 2007 Jefferson $1 Coin Covers. The limited edition covers contain two Jefferson $1 Coins that were minted on the first day of production. One coin is from the Philadelphia Mint while the other is from the Denver Mint. Also included on the cover is an American Flag postage […]

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The latest quarter from the 50 State Quarters® Program is now available. The Wyoming commemorative quarters officially bucked out of the U.S. Mint doors just yesterday. Or, stated without the intended humor, they’ve been moved into daily circulation. If you’re worried you won’t be able to find any, you can also directly purchase the quarters […]

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