Gold Products Not Available

Around mid-day, the US Mint suspended sales of all Gold Numismatic products once again. Presumably the suspension is coming ahead of the second re-pricing of the year. Based on their guidance the new prices should become effective tomorrow at 10:00 AM ET. The London Gold AM Fix prices from the prior Thursday to this Wednesday […]

Reactions to US Mint’s New Pricing Policy

It has now been one week since the US Mint unveiled their new pricing policy for Gold and Platinum Numismatic products. Yesterday, collectors got a first taste of the new policy as prices for nearly all gold coins increased, ironically coinciding with a sharp decrease in the market price of gold. So far, reactions to […]

First 2009 US Mint Re-Pricing

Yesterday the US Mint switched the status of all remaining gold products to “Product is not available.” This was in advance of their first product re-pricing under their new pricing policy. The coins reappeared this morning with new prices. The price changes are indicated in the table below: Old Price New Price Change 2008-W Unc […]

Tour of the Philadelphia Mint

On Monday, I had the opportunity to visit the Philadelphia Mint. It’s something that I have wanted to do for some time. Since my wife had to travel to Pennsylvania this week, we decided to make the drive a day early to visit the Mint. We went with her parents and our 9 month old […]

US Mint 2009 Product Release Schedule

Archived version of the US Mint’s 2009 Product Release Schedule. Availability Date Product Description 1/5/2009 United States Mint 2009 District of Columbia & U.S. Territories Quarters Proof Set™ 1/15/2009 Native American $1 Coin Rolls 1/22/2009 2009 Ultra High Relief Double Eagle Gold Coin 1/22/2009 Kennedy Half-Dollar Bag and Two-Roll Set 1/26/2009 District of Columbia Bags […]

Price Performance for US Mint Sold Out 2008 Products

It’s been a wild year for US Mint customers. Volatile precious metals prices combined with the strong worldwide demand for bullion related products has resulted in long suspension periods, numerous product re-pricings, and unexpected sell outs. To date, more than thirty 2008 dated products have sold out. This is a huge number of sell outs […]

Join Coin Network and Don’t Miss a Thing

Have you joined Coin Network yet? The new social networking site for coin collectors launched earlier this month and has already reached 350 members with more signing up daily. The site has been growing on all fronts. Over 500 coin photos have been uploaded, including some incredible albums of early and modern US Commemorative coins. […]

US Mint 2009 Product Schedule

The US Mint has now posted the first part of their 2009 Product Release Schedule. A few notables: – The first product available will be the 2009 DC & US Territories Quarters Proof Set on January 5, 2009. – The 2009 Ultra High Relief Double Eagle Gold Coin will be available on January 22, 2009. […]

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