Tuesday, January 19, 2021


FTC’s Gold Consumer Alert Revisions Praised by Leaders of PNG, ICTA and ANA

GoldLeaders of three coin and precious metals hobby and professional groups are praising the Federal Trade Commission for acting on their suggested changes to the FTC's 2010 online consumer advisory entitled "Investing in Gold? What's the Rush?"

Some hobby and trade leaders were concerned that the original advisory contained some language that might be detrimental to reputable gold dealers and discourage collectors from acquiring gold coinage [...]

Gold Coin Buying Advice and Scam Victim Resources

Gold Ingots and Coins

What do you do when a gold seller fails to deliver or the merchandise you received was not as described when you ordered it? Who can you contact for help when you don't receive payment for gold you've submitted to sell?

In two recent cases, "Howard" in Mississippi wired $20,000 several months ago to a California coin and bullion dealer to purchase gold coins, and [...]

Millions Lost From Counterfeit Coins, Hobby Leaders Warn

(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...

Hobby Leaders Discuss Anti-Counterfeiting Actions

(Long Beach, California) – Leaders of five of the hobby and profession's most influential organizations are launching a multi-pronged consumer awareness and protection campaign...

ICTA Helps Thwart Proposal for CFTC Regulation of Coin Dealers

Last Minute Amendment Could Have Shut Down Precious Metals Coin Dealers ICTA recently helped defeat an 11th hour proposal that would have put precious metals...

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