Collecting Coins for Fun and Profit


Collecting coins can be a hobby, a way of making money or a little of both. It’s an easy hobby to start and when you want to move on from it, selling your collection isn’t very difficult thanks to specialized websites where coins can be traded and collections sold off. Collectable coins have a monetary value, but they also represent a special era of American history as they symbolize the growth of the economy through the 19th and early 20th centuries. During that period some coins were made from precious metals like gold, which means your investment is attached to the price of the material used to make the coin as well as the coin’s value on the collector’s market.