Friday, November 12, 2010

Is It Time to Buy an S.S. Central America Double Eagle?

(Doug Winter: DWN) For many years, it’s been no secret that I haven’t been a big fan of the 1857-S double eagles that trace their origin from the famous S.S. Central America shipwreck. I’ve written that price levels of these coins haven’t made sense to me and I’ve have had problems with their appearance. More than a decade after they were first released onto the market, has my opinion changed? . . .

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Gold Scams Soar:4 Things to Do Before You Buy

This is the first part of a two-part series on gold scams. This part tells you how to protect yourself before you buy. Part two tells you where to go for help if you’ve already been taken. . . .

Full story at: CBS MoneyWatch

Troops to get new Poppy coin first

Soldiers serving in Afghanistan were the first to receive the newly designed poppy coins on Remembrance Day.

More than 3,000 troops stationed throughout Afghanistan were the first to receive the special 25-cent memento from the . . .

Full story at: Toronto Sun