Old Coins

Old coins colelcting can be very rewarding if you do it right. Coin collecting is becoming more than just a hobby, as more and more people realize the potential of coins as an investment.

Old coins, especially the once made from precious metal, such as Gold Coins, Silver Coins and Platinum Coins increase in value as the price of the commodity and demand increase. You can buy online Old Gold American Coins, Old Silver Canadian and Old Russian Coins at My Coin Dealer.

The ROI (Return On Investment) of more than 100% in just one year is possible if you buy your coins wisely. Please refer to Coin Investment for more information about investing in coins.

Old Coins

The value of old coins depends mostly on condition (grade) of the coin, scarcity or rarity and demand (how many collectors want it). Old coins are different from modern coins, because they also have a historical value, with some of the collectors collecting coins of specific period of time and willing to pay high premiums for rare old coins.

Silver Old Coins and Gold Old Coins - There is an increasing demand in old coins made from precious metals, such as silver coins and gold coins. The value of these old coins grown dramatically in last years affected by increase in commodity prices and high demand.

Refer to Silver Old Coins page and Gold Old Coins page for more information about silver old coins and gold old coins.

Please refer to the Old Coin Values page for more information about old coins value.

Numismatists and all of the third-party grading services use a 70 point numerical scale that was adapted from an old method of grading Large Cents. It's called the Sheldon Scale after its originator, William Sheldon. This scale uses the first 59 numbers to deal with circulated coins and the last 11 numbers with uncirculated coins.

Please refer to the Coin Grading page for more information about Old Coins Grading.


Old coins are becoming more rare with the increasing demand and decreasing supply. Rare old coins bringing the highest return compare to more common or modern coins.

Please refer to our Coin Investment page to read more on investment in old coins.

Old Coins News
Seabrook's 250th features grand ball, Old Home Day events
The town is selling sterling silver coins for $75 and gold-plated coins for $25 that feature Walton on one side. The flip side features the Old Man of Seabrook. Town Manager Bill Manzi will serve as t... more info

169 million old £1 coins not returned – Report
There may be one in an old coat pocket or hidden down the back of the sofa. About 169 million round £1 coins have not been returned to the Royal Mint, nine months after they stopped being legal tender ... more info

Historic First U.S. Coin Returns to Philadelphia
It is the historical ancestor of the dollar as well as every coin in the Western world using a decimal monetary system, according to McCarthy, senior numismatist at Kagin's, Inc., an old-line Californ... more info

Thai Bitcoin Scam Fleeces Finish Investor of $35 Million, Used Dragon Coin as Bait & Involved Famous Thai Actor
Aarni Otava Saarimaa, a 22 year old crypto investor based in Finland ... offers of investment of crypto that included the high profile gaming currency Dragon Coin. The gang went so far as taking their ... more info