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What Coins Should I Collect?

January 7, 2019 0 Comments
What Coins Should I Collect?

In recent weeks we have been talking about coin collecting itself, rather than particular coins, and since there is so much to say on this topic, we are continuing the theme this week, with some answers to the basic question of new collectors, “So I want to collect coins, where do I start?” The simplest […]

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Start Collecting Coins (Part 2)

December 31, 2018 0 Comments
Start Collecting Coins (Part 2)

Last week, at a time when we all think about new starts for the New Year, we started talking about taking up coin collecting. We look at the two basic reasons to do so – which are often combined in a single collection – doing it for pleasure and interest and collecting for an investment. […]

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Start Collecting Coins (Part 1)

December 24, 2018 0 Comments
Start Collecting Coins (Part 1)

As one year turns into the next, and we all start thinking about doing something new for the New Year (such a better way to think about it than making resolutions), how about starting a coin collection? Over the next couple of weeks we’ll look at this thought, and cover the basics of why and […]

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Buying Silver and Gold Online With Paypal

July 23, 2014 2 Comments
Buying Silver and Gold Online With Paypal

With the advent of online shopping, the manner in which consumers traditionally shop has fundamentally shifted – if not changed completely. Instead of getting in their car and driving down to the mall or even the grocery store, consumers are overwhelmingly choosing to shop from the comfort of their own homes. In years past this […]

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Why Do Silver Coins Tarnish?

April 8, 2014 7 Comments
Why Do Silver Coins Tarnish?

All silver will tarnish. It’s an unfortunate fact of life. But you would think that the way people talk about it that they had just contracted some terminal illness. So to combat this negative stigma around silver coins becoming tarnished, the coin industry created the term “toning.” And many times, toned coins will cost more […]

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IRS 1099 Reporting – Are Bullion Sales Private?

March 26, 2014 4 Comments
IRS 1099 Reporting – Are Bullion Sales Private?

That is one of the more frequent questions here at Golden Eagle. Customers will call and ask if their bullion sales are “private.” Privacy is of the utmost importance to us as well as our customers and the answer to their question is “Yes. To a degree.” When selling precious metals back to us or […]

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