Revised and Updated for the Gold Rush From one of the worldas most knowledgeable coin dealersaa former consultant to the Federal Trade Commission who is often quoted by the Wall Street Journalacomes a thorough update of the most-trusted consumer protection handbook to buying and selling rare and valuable coins. Illustrated with black-and-white photographs and a full-color insert, The Coin Collectoras Survival Manual, Seventh Edition is indispensable for seasoned collectors and novices alike. This substantially revised edition of the Coin Collectoras Survival Manual includes revised chapters that focus on legal and financial advice for buying and selling coins, and a new chapter on the most secure way to detect coins that have been qdoctored.q You will learn how to: ac Avoid scams when buying and selling gold ac Understand the new coin grading system ac Detect altered, counterfeit, and doctored coins ac Know how high gold and silver coins will climb in value ac Buy coins through Internet auctionsaand avoid the pitfalls ac Safeguard and protect your coins from disaster ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Scott Travers, former vice president of the American Numismatic Association, was called the apreeminent consumer advocate in the numismatic fielda by The New York Times. He is a contributor to all the leading coin publications and served as a coin valuation consultant to the Federal Trade Commission. He has been featured as a coin expert in Barronas, Business Week, The WSJ, MSNBC and TODAY.Yes, some of them make a very good living at it. They are extremely talented rare- coin graders. It is, in my opinion, a total and complete waste of time for a novice to try to make a hit cracking coins out or sending them in for regrades. TRAVERS:anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Coin Collector's Survival Manual, Revised Seventh Edition|
|Author||:||Scott A. Travers|
|Publisher||:||House of Collectibles - 2015-09-01|