Current and accurate modern coin mintage information.
On November 6 the U.S. Mint began selling the 25th coin in the popular America the Beautiful five-ounce silver coin series that began in 2010. This coin honors the Everglades National Park in Florida, which is largest subtropical wilderness in the U.S. and is also a world heritage site, international biosphere reserve, and major wetlands first established as a national site in 1934.
Foreign coin collectors have always been far-sighted in terms of seeking out the most interesting and unique examples of coinage from around the world. In recent years, collectors have helped propel to popularity the exciting world of exclusive, or custom, world coins.
Precious Metals Bullion, while an object of shiny obsession for some can be an enjoyable collectible for others. Market trends indicate that the line between the two is blurring.
The soon to be released four coin Kennedy half dollar set is expected to be one of the most sought after releases of the year. More details inside!
Changes may be on the horizon for how the Mint sells coins at major shows - and for how the grading services react to such sales.
A perspective by John Maben on the problems faced by the dealers, the ANA, and the U.S. Mint regarding the sales of Kennedy gold coins.
Louis Golino interviews Chuck Daughtrey, designer of the 2014 Tuvalu $1 Silver one ounce Augustus Saint-Gaudens proof coin. Learn more about the designer and why he chose this subject!
Concluding our discussion, John gives a dealer perspective on price gouging claims, counterfeit coins and bullion, and what the future holds for Modern Coin Mart.
In the first of a two part series, silverenthusiast.com talks with John Maben from ModernCoinMart (MCM) on the metals market, eBay, and the success of the hall of fame baseball commemoratives.
Treasures of Oz from Perth, Australia, created the Tokelau Lunar Family series of coins, and ModernCoinMart (MCM) recently had a chance to interview the principles of the company about the series. Read the transcript of this interview here!