Tag Archives: Gold Coins

The Value of Money

Posted on  Aug 07,2017  by 

Money is funny, no? I mean, I’m sure we all have those doubts sometimes. ‘Why does this piece of paper have value? Why can I use it to buy things?’ After all, we look at how it’s built and suspect there isn’t actually anything underneath it that holds any kind of value. That makes a… Continue reading →

Types of US Gold Coins and Their Value

Posted on  Oct 30,2014  by 

In its short history, the United States has gone through dozens of kinds of coins, including classics such as the Buffalo nickel, the Wheatpenny, and the JFK half-dollar.  These coins and others have been made with different metals during different periods in history.  Various alloys and metals, both pure and diluted, that have been used… Continue reading →