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Gold Coin Was Minted in 1928 Feb. 21, 2020

Antique or Junque

Q: This is a photo of an antique gold coin that I have. It is mounted in an 18-karat gold bezel and ... Read More

Gold Coin Affordable but Elusive This Holiday Nov. 19, 2015

Treasure Hunt

Ready or not, the holiday season is here. It includes Christmas, Hanukkah and Festivus, the creation... Read More

One Aluminum Penny Can Be Worth a Fortune Sep. 25, 2014

Treasure Hunt

I have no clue what grade school kids talk about at recess today. I remember our topics often revolv... Read More

Vacation Treasures -- The Things of Which Dreams Are Made Jul. 24, 2014

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Are there still family vacations? I don't mean five people climbing on a plane and flying to Disney ... Read More

American Indians Grace the Newest US Buck Jun. 26, 2014

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There's something comforting about things being constant. Take summertime. For many, that means camp... Read More

Vacation Treasures Await Out West Jun. 12, 2014

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"Hey, easy kids. Everybody in the car. Boat leaves in two minutes. Or, perhaps you don't want to se... Read More

200 Million-Year-Old Arches Are Not Two-Bit Jun. 05, 2014

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A few months ago, a disturbing video circulated. It showed an individual — a Boy Scout leader ... Read More

For Coolidge Golden Dollar, Mum's the Word May. 29, 2014

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There's something magical about being able to touch the past. If it weren't special, we'd have no ne... Read More

Mickey Mouse

May. 27, 2014

Collectibles Suggest Spring Is for Birds and Baseball May. 08, 2014

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I'm happy to announce spring is officially here. I'm confident of that for multiple reasons. My wife... Read More

Money (and Weather) That Changed the World May. 01, 2014

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Stamps are generally designed to be a positive and uplifting way to convey information. Most commemo... Read More

Quarter Shows Hikers Now Walk in the Footsteps of Hawkeye Apr. 17, 2014

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It's often believed the lands west of the Mississippi were the "frontier" in the United States. Even... Read More

A Few Valuable Collector Updates Apr. 10, 2014

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In the past few weeks, there have been loads of things going on with key collectibles — some o... Read More

A Home Run for New Silver and Gold Coins Apr. 03, 2014

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This is a sports-centric time of year. As March Madness continues, hockey is still scoring, and the ... Read More

Dreams Of Treasure Gold Can and Do Come True Mar. 13, 2014

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It's been said, "Money can't buy happiness." It's also been said, "Happiness is good health and a ba... Read More

What's Old Is New (and Priceless) Again Mar. 06, 2014

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Last week, CNBC reported on something I've noted for several years: Many affluent individuals have q... Read More

New Harding Gold Glitters Despite Dull Presidency Feb. 20, 2014

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You can hate a president or love him; root for him or campaign against him. But no matter your polit... Read More

A 1974 Penny for Your $250,000 Thoughts Feb. 13, 2014

Treasure Hunt

One of the great things about this column is the appropriateness of the name, "Treasure Hunt." Few t... Read More

A Great Smokey With Healthy Air -- for Now Feb. 06, 2014

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A report in The New York Times chronicled the air pollution problems of India. It contended that as ... Read More

Girl Scouts Know Cookies But Not Coins Jan. 30, 2014

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It's taken four years, but the Winter Olympics have finally rolled around again. They're interesting... Read More