Saturday, May 15, 2021

Frequently Asked Questions

Offices and factories have shut down. Hospitals are scrambling for equipment and beds. With many people required to stay at home, people working in grocery stores and retail shops are now essential workers.

The crisis has injected uncertainty into what used to be mundane tasks for many people: Is that doorknob safe to touch? Can I go to the gym or do my laundry? Can I hug my grandparents?

We know you have questions about staying healthy, about what to do if you’ve lost your job, what has happened to your retirement investments and which businesses are still open and why.

Below are some of the most common questions and answers on health, life, politics, travel & money.

Health

Gold Marks Second Weekly Gain, Ends at Over 3-Month High

Precious metals advanced on Friday but only gold scored a weekly win -- its second in a row. The yellow metal also ended the...

2021-W $50 Proof American Buffalo Gold Coin Released

The United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2021-W $50 Proof American Gold Buffalo, extending their collector series which dates back to 2006. Each...

CCAC to Review 2023 American Innovation Dollar Designs

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, May 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the...

Dave & Adam’s Purchased 1943 Bronze Cent Graded by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified one of the finest examples of the famed 1943 Bronze Cent, an elusive mint error highly prized by...

Mark Borckardt Receives Herbert Silberman Award

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club (EAC). The award is...

US Mint Sales: Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Debuts

The U.S. Mint introduced last week the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal. Released May 3 for $65, the one-ounce, .999 fine silver medal featuring...

Gold and Palladium Rise Thursday, May 13

Precious metals split Thursday with gold and palladium gaining and silver and platinum falling. Gold's increase was its first in three sessions. Gold for June...

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Joins Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D. of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly www.CoinsWeekly.com), Cosmos of Collectibles (https://cosmosofcollectibles.com, and Bookophile (https://bookophile.com), has...

NGC Registry To Recognize And Score CAC Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is pleased to announce that the NGC Registry will recognize and score coins evaluated by Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC), starting May...

Precious Metals Fall as U.S. Inflation Surges

Precious metals declined in the mid-week training session Wednesday. Losses ranges from 0.7% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold for June delivery lost $13.30...

Life

Gold Marks Second Weekly Gain, Ends at Over 3-Month High

Precious metals advanced on Friday but only gold scored a weekly win -- its second in a row. The yellow metal also ended the...

2021-W $50 Proof American Buffalo Gold Coin Released

The United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2021-W $50 Proof American Gold Buffalo, extending their collector series which dates back to 2006. Each...

CCAC to Review 2023 American Innovation Dollar Designs

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, May 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the...

Dave & Adam’s Purchased 1943 Bronze Cent Graded by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified one of the finest examples of the famed 1943 Bronze Cent, an elusive mint error highly prized by...

Mark Borckardt Receives Herbert Silberman Award

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club (EAC). The award is...

US Mint Sales: Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Debuts

The U.S. Mint introduced last week the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal. Released May 3 for $65, the one-ounce, .999 fine silver medal featuring...

Gold and Palladium Rise Thursday, May 13

Precious metals split Thursday with gold and palladium gaining and silver and platinum falling. Gold's increase was its first in three sessions. Gold for June...

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Joins Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D. of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly www.CoinsWeekly.com), Cosmos of Collectibles (https://cosmosofcollectibles.com, and Bookophile (https://bookophile.com), has...

NGC Registry To Recognize And Score CAC Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is pleased to announce that the NGC Registry will recognize and score coins evaluated by Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC), starting May...

Precious Metals Fall as U.S. Inflation Surges

Precious metals declined in the mid-week training session Wednesday. Losses ranges from 0.7% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold for June delivery lost $13.30...

Travel

Gold Marks Second Weekly Gain, Ends at Over 3-Month High

Precious metals advanced on Friday but only gold scored a weekly win -- its second in a row. The yellow metal also ended the...

2021-W $50 Proof American Buffalo Gold Coin Released

The United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2021-W $50 Proof American Gold Buffalo, extending their collector series which dates back to 2006. Each...

CCAC to Review 2023 American Innovation Dollar Designs

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, May 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the...

Dave & Adam’s Purchased 1943 Bronze Cent Graded by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified one of the finest examples of the famed 1943 Bronze Cent, an elusive mint error highly prized by...

Mark Borckardt Receives Herbert Silberman Award

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club (EAC). The award is...

US Mint Sales: Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Debuts

The U.S. Mint introduced last week the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal. Released May 3 for $65, the one-ounce, .999 fine silver medal featuring...

Gold and Palladium Rise Thursday, May 13

Precious metals split Thursday with gold and palladium gaining and silver and platinum falling. Gold's increase was its first in three sessions. Gold for June...

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Joins Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D. of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly www.CoinsWeekly.com), Cosmos of Collectibles (https://cosmosofcollectibles.com, and Bookophile (https://bookophile.com), has...

NGC Registry To Recognize And Score CAC Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is pleased to announce that the NGC Registry will recognize and score coins evaluated by Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC), starting May...

Precious Metals Fall as U.S. Inflation Surges

Precious metals declined in the mid-week training session Wednesday. Losses ranges from 0.7% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold for June delivery lost $13.30...

Politics

Gold Marks Second Weekly Gain, Ends at Over 3-Month High

Precious metals advanced on Friday but only gold scored a weekly win -- its second in a row. The yellow metal also ended the...

2021-W $50 Proof American Buffalo Gold Coin Released

The United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2021-W $50 Proof American Gold Buffalo, extending their collector series which dates back to 2006. Each...

CCAC to Review 2023 American Innovation Dollar Designs

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, May 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the...

Dave & Adam’s Purchased 1943 Bronze Cent Graded by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified one of the finest examples of the famed 1943 Bronze Cent, an elusive mint error highly prized by...

Mark Borckardt Receives Herbert Silberman Award

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club (EAC). The award is...

US Mint Sales: Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Debuts

The U.S. Mint introduced last week the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal. Released May 3 for $65, the one-ounce, .999 fine silver medal featuring...

Gold and Palladium Rise Thursday, May 13

Precious metals split Thursday with gold and palladium gaining and silver and platinum falling. Gold's increase was its first in three sessions. Gold for June...

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Joins Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D. of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly www.CoinsWeekly.com), Cosmos of Collectibles (https://cosmosofcollectibles.com, and Bookophile (https://bookophile.com), has...

NGC Registry To Recognize And Score CAC Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is pleased to announce that the NGC Registry will recognize and score coins evaluated by Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC), starting May...

Precious Metals Fall as U.S. Inflation Surges

Precious metals declined in the mid-week training session Wednesday. Losses ranges from 0.7% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold for June delivery lost $13.30...

Money

Gold Marks Second Weekly Gain, Ends at Over 3-Month High

Precious metals advanced on Friday but only gold scored a weekly win -- its second in a row. The yellow metal also ended the...

2021-W $50 Proof American Buffalo Gold Coin Released

The United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2021-W $50 Proof American Gold Buffalo, extending their collector series which dates back to 2006. Each...

CCAC to Review 2023 American Innovation Dollar Designs

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, May 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the...

Dave & Adam’s Purchased 1943 Bronze Cent Graded by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified one of the finest examples of the famed 1943 Bronze Cent, an elusive mint error highly prized by...

Mark Borckardt Receives Herbert Silberman Award

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club (EAC). The award is...

US Mint Sales: Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Debuts

The U.S. Mint introduced last week the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal. Released May 3 for $65, the one-ounce, .999 fine silver medal featuring...

Gold and Palladium Rise Thursday, May 13

Precious metals split Thursday with gold and palladium gaining and silver and platinum falling. Gold's increase was its first in three sessions. Gold for June...

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Joins Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D. of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly www.CoinsWeekly.com), Cosmos of Collectibles (https://cosmosofcollectibles.com, and Bookophile (https://bookophile.com), has...

NGC Registry To Recognize And Score CAC Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is pleased to announce that the NGC Registry will recognize and score coins evaluated by Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC), starting May...

Precious Metals Fall as U.S. Inflation Surges

Precious metals declined in the mid-week training session Wednesday. Losses ranges from 0.7% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold for June delivery lost $13.30...

Staying In

Gold Marks Second Weekly Gain, Ends at Over 3-Month High

Precious metals advanced on Friday but only gold scored a weekly win -- its second in a row. The yellow metal also ended the...

2021-W $50 Proof American Buffalo Gold Coin Released

The United States Mint started accepting orders for the 2021-W $50 Proof American Gold Buffalo, extending their collector series which dates back to 2006. Each...

CCAC to Review 2023 American Innovation Dollar Designs

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a meeting by teleconference on Tuesday, May 18, to review and discuss candidate designs for the...

Dave & Adam’s Purchased 1943 Bronze Cent Graded by NGC

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation® (NGC) has certified one of the finest examples of the famed 1943 Bronze Cent, an elusive mint error highly prized by...

Mark Borckardt Receives Herbert Silberman Award

Mark Borckardt, Senior Cataloger and Senior Numismatist at Heritage Auctions, has been awarded The Herbert Silberman Award by the Early American Coppers Club (EAC). The award is...

US Mint Sales: Harrison Presidential Silver Medal Debuts

The U.S. Mint introduced last week the William Henry Harrison Presidential Silver Medal. Released May 3 for $65, the one-ounce, .999 fine silver medal featuring...

Gold and Palladium Rise Thursday, May 13

Precious metals split Thursday with gold and palladium gaining and silver and platinum falling. Gold's increase was its first in three sessions. Gold for June...

Dr. Ursula Kampmann Joins Numismatic Literary Guild Board

Ursula Kampmann, Ph.D. of Lörrach, Germany, founder of the German and English language MuenzenWoche (CoinsWeekly www.CoinsWeekly.com), Cosmos of Collectibles (https://cosmosofcollectibles.com, and Bookophile (https://bookophile.com), has...

NGC Registry To Recognize And Score CAC Coins

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) is pleased to announce that the NGC Registry will recognize and score coins evaluated by Certified Acceptance Corporation (CAC), starting May...

Precious Metals Fall as U.S. Inflation Surges

Precious metals declined in the mid-week training session Wednesday. Losses ranges from 0.7% for gold to 2.6% for palladium. Gold for June delivery lost $13.30...