What Are Numismatic Coins? – Part One

When answering this question, the first answer that comes to mind is “misunderstood”, and while this answer may be correct in some cases, I’m sure it is not the answer you are looking for, so I will delve a little deeper into the meaning of the term “numismatic coin” in hopes that I can sufficiently answer your question about numismatic coins in just a few paragraphs. Please read on. A Numismatic Gold Coin Specifically, And Numismatic Coins In General The … Read More »

I Have A Rare Gold Coin For Sale, Where Do I Sell It?

To answer this question, first I must temper the answer to “I have a rare gold coin for sale, where do I sell it?” with the following information: gold bullion is currently around $1300 an ounce, the stock market is overbought and over-valued, and the economy is weak, therefore gold is poised to retrace it’s way to $1900 an ounce for gold bullion, and your rare gold coin will trace upwards as well. So, if you have another option rather … Read More »

Where Should I Buy Rare Gold Coins Online? – Part Five

To continue this blog-article we will pick up the topic of rare gold coin population, and how knowing the populations of a rare gold coins can be quite beneficial in the decision to purchase a particular rare gold coin. For instance, at one point I was heavily considering purchasing a Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle that had a population of only two hundred and thirty three. This means that between PCGS (Professional Coin Grading Service) and NGC (Numismatic Guarantee Corporation), which are … Read More »

Where Should I Buy Rare Gold Coins Online? – Part Four

There are several questions you should ask before you buy rare gold coins online, and the answers you receive, or don’t receive, will determine which dealer of rare gold coins earns your business. Here are some more questions you should have answers to before you buy rare gold coins online. Which Rare Gold Coins Should I Purchase? This is a great question for a few reasons. First, if the person at the company you are talking to doesn’t have any … Read More »

Where Should I Buy Rare Gold Coins Online? – Part Three

Pauly worked out. The car was quite reliable, fun to drive, easy to work on, and cheap to insure. All in all, the old Police Interceptor was one of the most economic and fun to drive cars I have owned. The only reoccurring problem I had was waking up to find that my Wife had taken the old Ford to work, leaving me her now mundane seeming Honda for my commute. But, enough about Pauly the retired Police Interceptor, now … Read More »

Where Should I Buy Rare Gold Coins Online? – Part Two

If you have not read part one of this blog-article, then you will be a little lost as I compare my online purchase of Pauly, the retired 1990 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor to what it is like to buy rare gold coins online, since you are joining a little late, but the lesson will still be easy to understand. So, I had researched the car and quizzed the owner, and everything seemed above board, just as it should before … Read More »

Where Should I Buy Rare Gold Coins Online? Part One

These days you can buy just about anything online. We both pretty much know this. I once bought a 1990 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor online. Truth be told, I didn’t need another car, my Wife and I already had three in our driveway, and we were the only drivers in the household! What sucked me in was the ad. The owner wrote the best advertisement for the car I had ever seen attached to a used vehicle. He wrote … Read More »

The Best Way To Invest In Gold – Part Four

Personally, I have a little affection in my heart for the 1907 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle With Motto rare gold coin. I like it in MS 64. It is a beautiful rare gold coin. I like that the citizenry of the United States mobilized, lobbied, and demanded that “In God We Trust” be placed into the coins artwork. I like the story and the history and the nostalgia. Perhaps that is also why I like 1958 Corvette convertibles, but that is … Read More »

The Best Way To Invest In Gold – Part Three

As promised, in part three of this article blog we will look at a way to go back and visit the past, rare gold coin auction style. The little disclaimer that always rolls across the bottom of TV ads regarding investment opportunities applies here; “Past performance is no guarantee of future profits” but we will address this as well in part four of this article-blog. How To Invest In Rare Gold Coins And Have An Idea About Where You Are … Read More »

The Best Way To Invest In Gold – Part Two

So, now that you have studied the best way to invest in gold and have looked into how to invest in rare gold coins, and have also found a rare gold coin dealer you are comfortable with and feel confident about, you are three steps closer to purchasing a rare gold coin. In part one of this article-blog, I suggested that the 1907 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle With Motto or the 1907 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle No Motto coins are a good … Read More »