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Who Decides What is Normal?

Gold | May 19, 2020
Approximately half of the states in the US are starting to relax social distancing measures. This fractious approach to returning to “normalcy” has become the defining characteristic of the country’s response to COVID-19. Some states are extending aggressive stay-at-home measures. Others never fully embraced them in the first place. Despite this asymmetry, there appears to…

Monday Morning Wrap Up: May 18, 2020

Ask an Expert | May 18, 2020
The days are getting longer. The sun is shining brighter. Flowers are blooming. Garden centers are reopening in many part of the country so people can begin their spring planting: seeds, tomato plants, annuals and more. Spring is a time of new beginnings. We as a country are still mired in a great deal of…

This Coin Is Hard To Find

Investor Resources | May 12, 2020
If you collect rare coins, you are probably familiar with the Winged Liberty Head Dime, popularly known as the “Mercury” Dime. The U.S. mint struck this beloved coin from 1916 until 1945. This is one of the most popular and iconic coins that numismatists acquire for sets. Easy availability of most of the years is…

Monday Morning Wrap Up: May 11, 2020

Ask an Expert | May 11, 2020
America is Resilient As we move into the second month of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s worth pausing to remember how our country overcame past crises. Remember the historical events that shook our country like the Spanish flu, the Great Depression, Pearl Harbor, 1970’s oil embargo, 9/11, the 2008 financial crisis and more. America is resilient….

The Role of Rare Coins in Your Portfolio

Investor Resources | May 6, 2020
Many numismatists acquire rare coins for their rich history, exquisite beauty and absolute uniqueness. Owning early U.S. American gold and silver coins opens a window to a bygone era in history and invites exploration of the exciting years as our nation developed. Once you begin learning about rare coins, the interest, love and appreciation for…