Don Willis

The Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) has established the PCGS CoinFacts™ Coin Dealer Hall of Fame and named six acclaimed dealers as its inaugural inductees: Q. David Bowers, the brothers Henry and Samuel Hudson (S.H.) Chapman, B. Max Mehl, Wayte Raymond and W. Elliot Woodward. "The PCGS Set RegistrySM Hall of Fame recognizes outstanding collectors […]

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The PCGS Coin Sniffer™, a process incorporating advanced technology for detecting foreign materials and other enhancements on a coin’s surface, will be used in two roll-out phases on all PCGS Secure Plus™ submissions with the first step beginning in September or October 2010. "When our testing and development are completed, the PCGS Coin Sniffer will […]

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Effective August 1, 2010, Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) will begin offering "Plus" (+) designations for all qualified coins submitted in the Regular, Express and Walkthrough service levels. The enhancements for these services will be offered at no additional charge. "The introduction of PCGS Secure Plus™ three months ago has dramatically changed the grading landscape," […]

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The Professional Coin Grading Service eStore (www.PCGS.com/store) now is accepting PayPal as payment for purchases of PCGS products and services. The eStore offers Collectors Club memberships, subscriptions to PCGS CoinFacts™ and the PCGS Online Population ReportSM as well as hobby supplies.   "We are committed to the best customer service possible. PayPal is a convenient, […]

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(Santa Ana, California) — Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS), a division of Collectors Universe, Inc. (NASADQ: CLCT), announces the unveiling of a completely new version of its popular web site, www.pcgs.com. With 3 million page views each month, PCGS.com is one of the most-visited web sites in the entire numismatic field.   The new site […]

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Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) will give collectors and dealers a special opportunity to have their PCGS-graded coins digitally imaged with the PCGS TrueView photo service on-site during the first two days of the Whitman Baltimore Coin and Currency Convention at the Baltimore Convention Center, November 12 – 15, 2009. CLICK TO ENLARGE: The excellent […]

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(Santa Ana, California) — The acclaimed, new traveling exhibition of the Smithsonian’s National Numismatic Collection, "Good as Gold – America’s Double Eagles," now can be seen on a free, new video available online courtesy of Professional Coin Grading Service. There are just a few of the historic coins in the Smithsonian’s traveling exhibit, "Good as […]

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(Fallbrook, California) – Chinese-made counterfeit coins pose a significant financial threat to unsuspecting consumers, according to leaders of five of the country’s most influential rare coin organizations. They warn the public is spending millions of dollars on fake U.S. coins offered in online auctions and elsewhere, such as flea markets and swap meets. This counterfeit […]

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(Long Beach, California) – Professional Coin Grading Service (www.PCGS.com) will have special discounts for certification services during the Long Beach, California Coin, Stamp & Collectibles Expo, September 10 – 12, 2009.  You’ll also have the opportunity to have your coins informally, personally examined by PCGS Co-Founder, David Hall, during Meet the Expert sessions, and hear […]

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(Newport Beach, California) – Examples from the Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) Counterfeits Reference Collection will be displayed during the Central States Numismatic Society convention, April 30 – May 2, 2009, in Cincinnati Ohio. PCGS will also offer on-site authentication and grading services for collectors and dealers submitting coins for certification at the show. PCGS […]

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