Gold, Silver Extend Streak of Weekly GainsGold and silver futures retreated from 14-week highs but they still extended their string of weekly wins — three for gold and seven for silver.

On Friday, gold for April delivery shed $2.50, or 0.2%, to settle at $1,239.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


2017 $3 Heart of Our Nation Coin Celebrates Canada's 150thCanada’s 150th anniversary is memorized on a unique collectible, the 2017 $3 Heart of Our Nation Silver Coin. Featuring inspiring national symbols, the piece is the last issue from the Royal Canadian Mint’s "2017 Canada 150 Most Affordable Pure Silver 2-Coin Subscription."

Each coin is composed from about one-quarter troy ounce of 99.99% pure silver and is priced at CAD $19.95, which is just over US $15 […]


PNG Accepting Education and Internship ApplicationsThe Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has mentored 17 prospective coin and bank note dealers since launching its internship project in 2014. The nonprofit organization is now accepting applications for its next round of openings, seeking candidates from young men and women, ages 21 to 32.

Entitled the Promoting Numismatic Growth Internship Program, the project offers educational courses and hands-on experience working at prominent, PNG member-dealer companies […]

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Introductory Lions Clubs Coin Prices End Tuesday, Feb. 21Introductory prices are ending soon for coins commemorating 100 years of the world’s largest service club organization, Lions Clubs International (LCI).

Regular U.S. Mint pricing for the pair of proof and uncirculated Lions Clubs Silver Dollars takes effect on Tuesday, Feb 21, at 3:00 p.m. ET […]


Gold and Silver Prices End at 14-Week HighsPrecious metals futures advanced in tandem for a second straight session Thursday as the U.S. dollar continued to show weakness. Gold and silver each notched about 14-week highs.

Gold for April delivery gained $8.50, or 0.7%, to close at $1,241.60 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


US Mint Sales: Effigy Mounds Quarters DebutU.S. Mint quarters with a design emblematic of Iowa’s Effigy Mounds National Monument launched last week and their early sales are now available. The Effigy Mounds quarter is the first of five 2017-dated issues, and depicts an aerial view of mounds in the Marching Bear Group.

Available product options include rolls and bags of quarters produced in Philadelphia, Denver and San Francisco with mint marks of ‘P’, ‘D’ and ‘S’ […]

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2017 America the Beautiful Quarters in Silver Proof SetRepresenting the eighth year of a series from the United States Mint, the 2017 ATB Quarters Silver Proof Set is now available. Released at noon (ET) today, Feb. 16, the set includes all five 2017-dated coins of the Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarters® program.

Increasing the set’s uniqueness (and price), each of its coins is struck from a composition of 90% silver and 10% copper […]


Gold Snaps Losing Streak; Silver Logs 14-Week HighPrecious metals futures posted gains Wednesday as strength in the U.S. dollar eased. Gold ended higher for the first time in five sessions and silver recorded its best price in about 14 weeks.

Gold for April delivery added $7.70, or 0.6%, to settle at $1,233.10 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]

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Gold Near Unchanged, Silver Adds 0.4%Gold futures were nearly flat Tuesday, just down enough to extend their losing streak to four sessions in a row after having climbed for five straight.

Gold for April delivery dipped 40 cents, or less than 0.1%, to settle at $1,225.40 an ounce on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange […]


PNG Seeks 2017 Award NominationsThe Professional Numismatists Guild is seeking 2017 nominations for its series of annual awards to recognize outstanding achievements in various areas of the hobby and profession.

PNG is a nonprofit organization composed of the country’s top rare coin and paper money dealers who must adhere to a strict Code of Ethics in the buying and selling of numismatic merchandise […]