Paul Montgomery

The headline-making authentication of the long-missing Walton specimen 1913 Liberty Head nickel by a team from Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) in 2003 is the subject of an episode in a new program, Accidental Fortune, to be shown on The Learning Channel (TLC) on Sunday, May 2, 2010. The George O. Walton specimen 1913 Liberty […]

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(Fallbrook, California) — Nominations now are being accepted for the 2010 Professional Numismatists Guild awards (www.PNGdealers.com), according to PNG Executive Director Robert Brueggeman and President Paul Montgomery. "Once again we are asking collectors and dealers to nominate candidates in a half dozen award categories to formally recognize achievements in various areas of the hobby and […]

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(Katy, Texas) – Paul Montgomery, the numismatic expert hired by the court-appointed receiver for the Stanford Financial Group companies, cautions that claimants should remain patient after a federal judge in Dallas, Texas approved dispersals of more than $20 million in rare coins, bullion coins and cash to former customers of Stanford Coins and Bullion, Inc. […]

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The American Numismatic Association and the Professional Numismatists Guild have agreed to jointly sponsor the Official Pre-Show prior to the ANA World’s Fair of Money for three years beginning with the ANA Chicago convention in August 2011, ANA Executive Director Larry Shepherd and PNG Executive Director Bob Brueggeman have announced. The Official Pre-Show will be […]

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(Fallbrook, California) — For the sixth consecutive year, the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) will provide a scholarship to send a deserving young numismatist to the 2010 annual American Numismatic Association (ANA) Summer Seminar in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  The scholarship will cover airfare, tuition for one of the two, week-long Summer Seminar sessions in June or […]

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(Fallbrook, California) – The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) has announced the next three dates in 2009 and 2010 for PNG Days, invitation-only events held in conjunction with major coin shows around the country.  Collectors can obtain complimentary invitations to attend from participating PNG member-dealers. The future dates include the first-ever PNG Day and PNG Share […]

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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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(Katy, Texas) — Veteran rare coin dealer Paul Montgomery has created what he describes as "a new business model for professional numismatics" and has launched a new Web site (www.PaulMontgomeryonline.com) for his company, Paul Montgomery & Associates, LLC (PMA) of Katy, Texas.   "I call it ‘event-driven’ numismatic services. PMA will offer comprehensive, professional assistance […]

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(Los Angeles, California) – Paul Montgomery is the new President of the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) for the 2009 – 2011term. His selection was made by the newly-elected PNG Board of Directors at a meeting in Los Angeles on August 3, 2009. Under PNG Bylaws, members of the nonprofit organization elect nine board members at […]

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