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Learning the ropes of Numismatics

Numismatics is the study of money, medallions, banknotes, token coins, and stock certificates. It is believed to have been established in the time of Julius Caesar who wrote the first book on the subject. It is a very interesting topic because every medal or coin signifies a different era, culture, economy and/or politics.

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What Are Factors That Affect The Value Of Coins?

When one is just starting in coin collecting, often the first question is: “What is the value of the coin?: and the answer is that the coin will cost as much as you are willing to pay for it and the amount can vary considerably. For instance, a coin dealer’s offer can be much less than a coin collector that certainly wants your coin badly to add in his collection.

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Coin Collecting 101: What Type of Coin Should You Collect?

Coin collecting is a fun hobby to start and the thrill of hunting for old coins is enough for many people to continue doing it. Other people consider coin collecting an investment, something they can receive a profit from. If you are one of those people, then you can find several types of coins in this article that will help you determine what others are looking for.

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5 Reasons to Buy and Collect Certified and Graded Coins

Coin Collecting is Improved by Buying and Selling coins that are “slabbed”. The Benefits: Protection, Authenticity, Identity, Coin Grade or Value, and Trust and Credibility; the Only Way of Knowing what Your Coin is Worth! ThePerfect-Coin.com features such coins.

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The Grade of a Coin Is Everything!

Assigning a Grade to Collectible Coins is a Must. Whether, Buying, Selling or just Valuing (Pricing) a particular coin, or an entire Coin Collection, the Coin Grade is critical, and absolutely necessary. Professionally Graded Coins are the most Reliable and are Accepted by the Majority of all Coin Collectors.

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What Can The Gold Coin Dealers Do For You?

As recently as the early twentieth century, the primary form of currency in circulation around the world were gold coins.

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Why is a Coin Grading Service Important?

Coin collecting has been a very popular hobby to many people of all ages. The marketing of coins has expanded widely and because of this wide the market prices of coins has varied immensely.

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What Coins Should I Collect?

It is easy to try to Collect Everything, but this will only get You into Trouble. Narrowing down Your Choices to 1 or 2 of Your Passionate Choices of Coins to Collect, is one of the Secrets to Effective Coin Collecting. It enables You to Concentrate Your Focus, Saves Time and Saves Money. It Makes this Hobby More Fun and Enjoyable, even if You are a Collector-Investor.

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Why Coin Cufflinks A Must For Any Coin Collector

Coin collecting has a long and varied history.

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Basic Coin Collecting Strategy

Basic coin collecting strategy involves building a set of coins in gradual steps with certified and graded coins because it creates the market for coins we need to upgrade and sell. There are many benefits to the certified and graded coin, including a better market when its time to sell or upgrade.

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How to Grade Your Coins

A "grade" is described as a shorthand designed by coin experts (numismatists) to reveal a coin’s appearance. Simply put, if a certain coin collector tells another collector that he owns an uncirculated Charlotte 50 half eagle, both should already have a concept of the coins appearance without even seeing it, because of the claim of its grade.

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Understanding Coin Price Guides

Price Guides are great tools which provide us with much needed information. The Price or Value of any coin being traded, or in a prized collection is critically important. Knowing the True and Accurate Grade of Your Coin, and understanding that the ANA Price Guidelines are the Foundation of All Price Guides will help you to collect better coins.

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How to Take Care of Collectible Coins

There are collectors that specifically find classic editions of coins that existed during the period from 1892 to 1954. These coins have marked events or may signify the work of royalty during that period. There are those collectors that prefer the modern series that are very distinct as well. One modern collection is that of the quarter dollars that represent the 50 states of the US. Minting and circulation started in 1999 and will continue until 2008. These are specially made editions available for collectors.

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Challenge Coin Rules - Learn How The Challenge Works

Challenge Coin collecting has been increasing in popularity in recent times. Both men and women alike are eager to take the challenge and earn the chance of receiving a free soda or beer. If you want to learn how to take the challenge, these Challenge Coin Rules will teach you how it's done . . .

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