Brandon Coin Show Update

Nice turnout in the heat/humidity of a Florida summer. While not turning cartwheels, dealers were satisfied with the number of collectors and sales volumes in the Club Traditional venue at the Elks Club in Brandon. Read More …

How to use this site..

Originally, when I sent this site up it was to be a blog to host regular articles and postings, which it did, combined with a store to make coins, currency and tokens available, with a Read More …

Our next coin show…tomorrow 6/25

PALM BEACH COIN CLUB’S MONTHLY COIN SHOW American Polish Club 4725 Lake Worth Rd Greenacres FL 33463 Carmen and I hope to see friends and fellow dealers/numismatists and collectors at tomorrow’s show. We have heard Read More …

Getting Started in Coin Collecting -Burton Hobson 1961, 1970

Written in the heart of a major coin collecting boom, this 123 page book provides an excellent outline of collecting methods, processes and topics of interest. Nicely illustrated , with brief descriptions of different aspects, Read More …

Rare Wisconsin Scrip from the Mover Capital of the World

An extraordinarily rare piece from a Medford merchant scrip issued in 1862. Unlisted in Chester Krause’s Wisconsin Obsoletes Book, with no Google search responses, the note is possibly unique. Price on Request. Medford, a small town Read More …

Colonials-Fragments 12 pieces

Incredibly interesting grouping of colonial currency fragments from the 1750s-1780s. Delaware,  Maryland, Rhode Island, elephant, horse, lion  and egret vignettes, shillings,ten shillings, 2/3 thirds of a dollar, a dollar, 4 dollars, all represented in this fascinating assortment. Read More …

Game ON

It is interesting to watch people watch a world-wide financial crisis unfold and take no action whatsoever to protect themselves from what they know is coming and the outcome which is so crystal clear. I Read More …

Gold Price Range Predictions: $1100 to $10,000-Pretty Helpful?

    I am always amazed at the extreme ranges predicted for precious metals and the prevalence of articles and interviews supporting positions in the direction of the most recent market action. As gold soared Read More …

Draw Your Own Conclusions

The ETF for the S&P 50 index, SPY, closed the year 2001 at 113.70. This core index closed 2011 at 125.50 essentially flat with the 2010 ending price 125.75 and just about even with the Read More …

Political Risk

Years of research consolidated for you Friday, April 15th Here’s an example of Political Risk Coeur D’alene Silver (CDE) above and PanAmerican (PAAS) below on the news of the nationalization of silver mines in Bolivia Read More …

Meaningful Support?

Years of research consolidated for you Meaningful Support? Monday, May 16, 2011 The Silver ETF SLV-daily chart-50,100,200 DMAs Silver has had a historic downdraft after rising from 18 in August and the high 20s in Read More …

Not For the Faint of Heart

Years of research consolidated for you Not for the Faint of Heart Tuesday May 3rd, 2011 The Gold Volatility Index/GLD the gold etf: The yellow line shows gold on a steady, systematic progression as the Read More …