A Companion to Rare Coin Collecting - Concluding Thoughts

Before you run off and start your coin collection, there are a few last words you should read.
Most truly successful collectors are involved in the field to such a degree that they devote much of their free time improving their knowledge of numismatics.

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Happy Rare Coin Collecting

Transversely, collecting solely for investing is a tedious and difficult enterprise with no guarantee for reward (as with nearly all forms of investing).People who collect just to study price trends for financial gain never appreciate the beauty and history of rare coins, thus, deprive themselves of a rewarding experience. Because so little is sown, little shall be reaped. While interviewing for this article, one common thread was evident in nearly every collector that showed a profit from their collections; they loved collecting, they enjoyed coins, and they never seemed to get enough. That they enjoy their art so well, makes their rewards all the more richer. Happy hunting.

Rare Coins Collecting News
12/09/2018
RARE COINS - including 2p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 which are selling now for hundreds
And do you know who are? Collectors, that's who. And they are looking to add rare releases, one-off defects and coins of historic importance to their collections all the time. So take a look at this l... more info

12/05/2018
eBay: ‘Very rare’ 50p Peter Rabbit coin listed for £500 - but how much is it REALLY worth?
Coin collectors often head to the site too, with many choosing to put items up for sale. Recently, one eBay user decided they wanted to part ways with a 2017 50p coin. But, insisting it is “ultra, ver... more info

12/09/2018
Rare coins exhibition in Jamshedpur
Also present were president of Coin Collectors Club, Jusco MD Tarun Daga and a host of Jamshedpur schoolchildren displaying their own coin collections. Parekh, who is here in Jamshedpur after a gap of ... more info

12/08/2018
These rare 2p, 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2 coins could be worth a fortune
Poppy collectors were given a 2p coin that they assumed was fake because it was silver. However, it turned out to be an incredibly rare and valuable ‘minting error’, where a blank 10p was accidentally ... more info

12/07/2018
Coin exhibition from Dec 9, rare collection to be displayed
As part of Jamshedpur Fest, coin exhibition Jamcoin will be organised at the Red Cross Bhawan in Sakchi. Jamcoin will be organised between Dec 9 and Dec 11 with 29 teams from 13 city schools already r... more info