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Learn more about the Sheldon Grading Scale

Why graded coins are so prized and valued by collectors

Here’s a collector’s horror story that never has to happen to you.

You fall in love with a coin that appears to be in absolutely perfect condition. 472 more words


Assigning Rarity to Barber Dime Varieties

It doesn’t matter whether you love them or hate them, the Barber dime is a long 74 coin set (excluding the 1894-S) that takes an intermediate or advanced collector quite a while to complete if building a set that isn’t comprised of slick AG/G coins.  709 more words


Type I Twenty Dollar Gold Elusive

The Long Beach Coin Expo saw a steady stream of public throughout most of the convention. Buyers were generally interested in bullion; however, many dealers reported strong sales in collector coins with some exceptionally high value coins changing hands. 389 more words


Modern Rarities Holding Value

The values for the majority of the modern bullion coins follow the market for their respective metals, especially the lower graded coins. That is, the prices fluctuate with the ups and downs of Gold, Silver, and Platinum. 450 more words


11 Precious Metals Investing Terms You Should be Familiar With

If you’ve ever spent time on APMEX’s website you may have come across a few terms that were deserving of a curious eyebrow raise.  Don’t worry; you don’t have to be a skilled numismatist to find out the meaning of all the hieroglyphic-like terms that your eyes are trying to decode. 406 more words

APMEX Commentaries

Find the Perfect Gold Eagle You’ve Been Wanting

Perfection Is In Your Reach: A Large Variety of Perfect 70 1 oz Gold Eagles Very Limited Quantities of Each Selection

Here’s your chance to find perfect Gold American Eagles for your collection. 142 more words

American Precious Metals Exchange Inc. (APMEX)

First Time Special Price On Perfect Proof Buffalos

Proof Perfect – Perfectly Priced! 2012-W 1 oz Gold Buffalo PF-70 NGC. Now $50 Off Each Coin

For the first time in APMEX history, you can order the… 226 more words

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