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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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.

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Rare 20p error coin sells for £57 on eBay – how to spot one in your change
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Rare & Historical US Gold Coin Sells For Whopping Rs 138 Crore, Sets New World Record | Here’s Why
It has smashed the record for the most expensive coin in the world, set by a 1794 Flowing Hair silver dollar that sold for $10 million in 2013. more info

Hill Top Coins owner Lee Roe in Marion says coin collecting can be hobby or investment
Lee Roe is photographed at Hill Top Coins in Marion on Thursday, April 29, 2021. Business owner Roe has decades ... more info