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The Money Connoisseur

How You Can Get $300,000 for an Old Penny

The US Mint made a little mistake in 1943—creating pennies that today are worth big money.

The Money Connoisseur

What Is My Coin Worth? (It Could Be a Lot!)

Just because a coin is old doesn’t mean it's valuable, while some newer coins sell at high prices. Here, three key factors that determine a coin’s value.

Hobbies

Old Guitars, Violins, Electric Pianos and Ukuleles May Be Worth Big Bucks

Whether you stumble upon an old musical instrument in the attic that you played in a rock band when you…

Hobbies

How To Find Buried Treasure Almost Anywhere

Two years ago, a California couple found a stash of rare gold coins hidden in a rusty can under a…

Collectibles

Don’t Let a Water Disaster Ruin Your Antiques and Collectibles

How to protect your antiques and collectibles from damage from floods, burst pipes or sewer-line backup.

Collectibles

Meet the Expert: Scott Travers

In this video, Bottom Line Inc. President Sarah Hiner introduces noted coin collector and precious metals expert Scott Travers. Mr.…

Hobbies

Beachcombing with a Metal Detector for Fun and Profit

In this video, Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, says that this can be a worthwhile hobby, with a few caveats...

Collectibles

Is Old Jewelry Valuable?

In this video, Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, offers his expert opinion on what to do with your heirloom jewelry.

Collectibles

The Best Organizations for Coin and Money Collectors

Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, lists some of the best organizations for coin and paper-money collectors to join.

Collectibles

The Best Place for New Collectors to Purchase Coins

Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, discusses some of the best places for new collectors to purchase coins.

Collectibles

What to Do with a New Coin Collection

In this video, Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, talks about what you should do if you acquire/inherit a coin collection.

Collectibles

How to Determine the Value of a Coin

Let’s say you’re going through your coins and you find one that looks old and rare. Is it worth anything? Watch and find out!

Collectibles

Valuable Coins in Your Pockets?

What kind of valuable coins can you reasonably expect to find around the house? Scott Travers gives examples of collectible coins that you might find.

Collectibles

Become a Coin Collector Now

What’s the best way to become a coin collector? Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, discusses what makes a successful coin collector.

Collectibles

Collecting vs. Investing in Coins

In this video, Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, explains the difference between a bullion coin and a collectible (or numismatic) coin.