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Innovators on US Coins: A centuries-old American tradition

Since 1783, US coins have featured great American innovators – and assembling a set of these coins for your collection can be a fascinating and rewarding experience. The US Innovations dollars series has proven...

Move over, error coins…Star notes are highly collectible, too!

Every coin collector knows discovering a double-punch, a missing mint mark, or even an extra tail feather is the thrill of finding an error coin. But did you know paper money collectors experience a...

Happy New Year! Reflecting on the year’s best – and what to watch for in 2021

It goes without saying that 2020 was a year for history’s record books. But beyond COVID, murder hornets, the election and everything in between, there were several U.S. coins and collectibles that were busy...

Coin collecting is a great family activity during the holidays (and any other occasion)

If you were to ask me what I love most about coin collecting, I’d be hard pressed to narrow it down to one thing. But the nostalgia it brings me would definitely be right...