It’s all about those mintage and population numbers

When I was a kid, I learned that rarity and condition were the two factors that determined value. Very old coins could be common because they are numerous. Modern coins can be rare because few were made, or the mintage was melted. It is all about the numbers. Consider an email in my inbox this […]

Sen. Hatch: Those Opposing More US Debt ‘Don’t Deserve to Be Here’

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UK Thin Blue Police Line – Those Were the May Days

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The Jobs Market Has Divided Into People Who Are Tech Savvy And Those Who Aren’t

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Those 2009 cents still hard to find

I was surprised to receive a 2009-D Professional Life Lincoln cent in my change yesterday. Even eight years after the four special designs of that year began to be struck at the Philadelphia and Denver Mints, I am startled when I see one. The simple fact is I hardly ever encounter one. Most collectors have had similar […]

Those ‘P’ cents now turning up

Philadelphia Mint cents with the new “P” mintmark on them are beginning to spread their wings and fly to all corners of the country. I have wondered in a prior blog how long it would take for regular collector reports of sightings to commence. February seems to be the magic month for the 2017-P coins. […]