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This Answer covers mule notes and explains what they are, how they are produced, and how to identify a mule note in your currency collection.
This Answer explains what mule error coins are, how they were created, and how much some have sold for at auction.

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What was the Dahlonega Mint? 

Have you heard of the Dahlonega Mint? This Answer provides a brief history of the U.S. Mint in Dahlonega, Georgia.

Who is Adolph A. Weinman? 

If you have ever admired the graceful strides of Liberty walking on the half dollar or the Silver American Eagle you are familiar with of

What are the Top 100 VAM Varieties? 

If you collect Morgan Silver Dollars or Peace Dollars, you have probably seen VAM Numbers listed but do you know what the Top 100 VAM

What is the Origin of the Word Coin? 

Do you know where the word coin comes from? This Answer provides a brief history of the etymology of the word coin.

What is XF in Coin Grading? 

This Answer explains the adjectival coin grading term, XF or Extremely Fine.

How Much does the Morgan Silver Dollar Weigh? 

Do you know how much a Morgan Silver Dollar weighs, or how much silver content your Morgan Dollars have? This Answer is for you!

What is a Trade Dollar? 

Discover the Trade Dollar minted from 1873 to 1878 to facilitate trade with Eastern Asian nations.

What are Some of the Most Common Errors on the 1984 Jefferson Nickel?  

Do you collect error coins? This Answer covers some of the most common 1984 Jefferson Nickel error coins.

Why is Platinum Less Expensive Than Gold? 

Do you know what factors contribute to the spot prices of platinum and gold? This Answer explains why gold is priced higher than platinum.

What is MS-70 in Coin Grading? 

Have you ever wondered what MS-70 means in coin grading and numismatics? This Answer explains the MS-70 grade.

How Can I Tell if My 1913 Liberty V Nickel is Real?

If you have seen a 1913 Liberty V nickel for sale, how can you be sure it is real?

What Makes the 1982 Small Date Cent Special? 

The 1982 small date Lincoln cent is a highly unique penny. This Answer describes some of the 1982 Lincoln cent varieties and explains why one

What are the Reverse Die Varieties of Eisenhower Dollars? 

If you’ve seen Eisenhower Reverse Die Varieties or RDV mentioned and wondered what that means, this Answer is for you.

Why do Smaller Rounds and Bars Cost More Per Ounce Than Larger Rounds and Bars? 

Have you noticed that 10 ounce bars have a lower price per ounce than 1 ounce bars? This Answer is for you!

What is a Heraldic Eagle? 

This Answer covers what a heraldic eagle is and how it is related to U.S. coins.

What Size Bezel Fits a Gold Buffalo Coin? 

Have you considered investing in a bezel to wear your Gold Buffalo $50 coin? This Answer highlights the bezel size you will need!

What is the Difference Between the Perth Mint and the Royal Australian Mint? 

This Answer covers key differences between the Royal Australian Mint and the Perth Mint. Do you know the primary distinction between these two mints?

I Would Like to Learn More About AutoInvest 

Is AutoInvest right for you? Dollar-cost averaging can be a fit for every budget and investor.

Is My $5 Indian Head a Copy? 

If you are concerned about buying counterfeit coins, this Answer is for you.

How Do I Verify a PAMP Suisse Bar? 

Have you ever purchased a PAMP Suisse product and been curious how to verify its authenticity? This Answer will help you verify PAMP Suisse products

Are Proof Coins Better Than Mint State Coins? 

Have you seen the variations between mint state and proof coins? In this Answer, we will explain the differences between proof and mint state coins.
Have you heard of the Dahlonega Mint? This Answer provides a brief history of the U.S. Mint in Dahlonega, Georgia.
If you have ever admired the graceful strides of Liberty walking on the half dollar or the Silver American Eagle you are familiar with of
If you collect Morgan Silver Dollars or Peace Dollars, you have probably seen VAM Numbers listed but do you know what the Top 100 VAM
Do you know where the word coin comes from? This Answer provides a brief history of the etymology of the word coin.
This Answer explains the adjectival coin grading term, XF or Extremely Fine.
Do you know how much a Morgan Silver Dollar weighs, or how much silver content your Morgan Dollars have? This Answer is for you!
Discover the Trade Dollar minted from 1873 to 1878 to facilitate trade with Eastern Asian nations.
Do you collect error coins? This Answer covers some of the most common 1984 Jefferson Nickel error coins.
Do you know what factors contribute to the spot prices of platinum and gold? This Answer explains why gold is priced higher than platinum.
Have you ever wondered what MS-70 means in coin grading and numismatics? This Answer explains the MS-70 grade.
If you have seen a 1913 Liberty V nickel for sale, how can you be sure it is real?
The 1982 small date Lincoln cent is a highly unique penny. This Answer describes some of the 1982 Lincoln cent varieties and explains why one
If you’ve seen Eisenhower Reverse Die Varieties or RDV mentioned and wondered what that means, this Answer is for you.
Have you noticed that 10 ounce bars have a lower price per ounce than 1 ounce bars? This Answer is for you!
This Answer covers what a heraldic eagle is and how it is related to U.S. coins.
Have you considered investing in a bezel to wear your Gold Buffalo $50 coin? This Answer highlights the bezel size you will need!
This Answer covers key differences between the Royal Australian Mint and the Perth Mint. Do you know the primary distinction between these two mints?
Is AutoInvest right for you? Dollar-cost averaging can be a fit for every budget and investor.
If you are concerned about buying counterfeit coins, this Answer is for you.
Have you ever purchased a PAMP Suisse product and been curious how to verify its authenticity? This Answer will help you verify PAMP Suisse products
Have you seen the variations between mint state and proof coins? In this Answer, we will explain the differences between proof and mint state coins.

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