Platinum Eagle, FDR Sets, and Popular Coin NewsThis week the United States Mint will introduce three products. Up first, on Monday, is the 2014-W Proof Platinum Eagle from West Point for $1,650.

On Tuesday comes Roosevelt Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Sets from Philadelphia for $9.95. Then on Thursday [...]


Gold, Silver Mark Second Weekly Gain; US Mint Coin Sales EaseGold finished lower for a second straight session Friday yet scored a second weekly gain after dropping in the prior five.

Gold for December delivery shed $2.20, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,239 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange [...]


2014 Lake Michigan Silver Coin Fourth in Canadian Great Lakes SeriesOffered as the fourth release from the Royal Canadian Mint’s Great Lakes series is the proof 2015 Lake Michigan 1 oz Fine Silver Coin. Eighty-three percent have already sold.

Mintage of the 99.99% fine silver piece is limited to 10,000 and like others of the series, each bears an interpretation of a bathymetry map of a lake — for this coin, Lake Michigan [...]


Jacqueline Kennedy First Spouse Gold Coin Mintage TripledThe United States Mint has announced mintage limits for next year’s First Spouse Gold Coins, keeping those honoring Elizabeth Truman, Mamie Eisenhower and Lady Bird Johnson at 10,000 like this year’s issues while boosting the two featuring Jacqueline Kennedy up to 30,000.

From 2011 to 2014, the U.S. Mint notes that sales of the 24-karat gold coins have been similar with fewer than [...]


Gold and Silver End Lower for First Time in Four DaysGold prices snapped a three-session winning streak on Thursday, sliding slightly from the prior-day when gold closed at a five-week high. Silver and other precious metals also retreated.

Gold for December delivery slipped $3.60, or 0.3%, to end at $1,241.20 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange [...]


US Mint Urges Customers to Reset Account PasswordToday, Oct. 16, the United States Mint sent out another memo that urges customers, if they haven’t done so already, to reset their account password for shopping at

The U.S. Mint’s new website and order system, which launched October 1, requires all account holders to reset their password when logging on for the first time [...]


Hoover Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal SetIt’s been exactly one month since the U.S. Mint released a new product. That changed today at noon ET when sales kicked off for the Hoover Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Set. The set includes collectibles featuring Herbert Hoover, the 31st President of the United States, and his wife Lou.

Listed at $9.95, this product has one uncirculated quality 2014-P Herbert Hoover Presidential $1 Coin and one Lou Hoover First Spouse Bronze Medal [...]


US Mint Sales: Core Sets and Silver Eagles LeadThe month-long dry spell for United States Mint product releases ends today with Hoover Presidential $1 Coin & First Spouse Medal Sets launching. Next week’s sales report will have it to talk about.

This week, it’s the basics once again. Core annual sets and Silver Eagles continued to lead sales, taking the top four selling spots [...]


Gold Extends Rally, Ends at 5-Week HighGold prices finished higher for a third straight session on Wednesday, closing at a 5-week high, as stocks tumbled and safe-haven demand climbed yet again.

Gold for December delivery advanced $10.50, or 0.9%, to settle at $1,244.80 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange [...]


2015 US Marshals Service Coins Graded by NGCNumismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) has graded and released photos of 2015 US Marshals Service 225th Anniversary Commemorative Coins. NGC believes it is the first time that the United States Mint has issued coins during a year prior to the date on the coins.

Struck in clad, silver and gold, the United States Mint will not begin selling the commemorative coins to the public until next year [...]