articles

A coin buyer is a business operator or consumer who purchases rare or collectible coins. Coin buyers include wholesale dealers and retail operators, as well as individuals who purchase for their personal collections. More »

A good starting point when seeking buyers for old coins is heading to a local coin dealer. Coin World is a highly respected resource for the coin collecting community that features a user-friendly directory, which can he... More »

People can find a local silver buyer by checking out pawnshops, recycling businesses, jewelers and coin dealers, as noted on Mint.com. These businesses are all likely to purchase precious metals in some form. More »

similar articles

There are several different methods available for evaluating rare coins, such as using value charts and albums or professional coin dealers. Use a cross-section of these methods when selling rare coins if you are relativ... More »

The three most valuable foreign coins, according to ValuableWorldCoins.com, are the rare Edward III 6 shilling coin, sold for $6.8 million in 2006; the Islamic Umayyad dinar, sold for $6 million in 2011; and the Canadian... More »

The Official Red Book of coins is a commonly used price guide for coin collectors. The full name of the book is "The Official Red Book: A Guide Book of United States Coins." More »

Current prices of rare coins can be found through the websites for coin collecting and selling organizations, such as the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation or the Professional Coin Grading Service. Actual selling prices ca... More »