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1973 Canadian 25 Cent Mountie Quarter - Small Bust vs Large Bust
The 1973 25 cent RCMP Mountie quarter is one of the most commonly collected coins in Canada. Unfortunately it is also one of the most misunderstood. Of the 135.9 million quarters struck by the RCM
Are Rare Coins a Good Investment?
Written by Steven Bromberg Professional Numismatist, CEO Canadian Coin & Currency Most of us who collect coins are inspired by history and beautiful artwork, and are intrigued by the
Brock & Salaberry Tokens
Canadian Coin - 1966 One Dollar - Large Beads (Common) vs Small Beads
Coin ID - 5 Cents - George V - Canada
Coin ID - Canadian 1967 Denominations and Information
Dollars of Canada
Error Coins
Coins with significant errors are seldom encountered in Canada or in the United States. The rare coins which occasionally escape the comprehensive screening by the Mint are highly prized and widely c
How to protect against counterfeits
In this age of on-line access to everything from distant sellers, counterfeiting of rare coins has become a major problem for inexperienced collectors. Rare and high grade coins being offered through
How to store, protect and display coins and bank notes
With modern professional coin and bank note supplies, it has become easy to store and display a collection in a way that will be both attractive and effective protection. In the past, the biggest prob
Infographic - Ancient Roman Coins
Infographic - Canada's Circulating Commemorative Dollars
Infographic - Lucky Loonie
Infographic - Special Serial Numbers
Investment Bullion
Why invest in precious metals? By Steven Bromberg President & CEO of Canadian PMX There are many reasons why people invest in precious metals. The most obvious is the speculative opportunity to e
Values of Coins and Bank Notes
Whether you have just inherited a collection of coins or bank notes, or rediscovered a collection you built years ago, everyone wants to know what their old money is worth.   There are several
What are the best coins or bank notes to collect?
The easy answer to this question is “whatever you like”, but there are many reasons to choose a particular area of collecting or way to collect. The best coins or bank notes to collect will ultima
Why Collect Coins and Bank Notes?
Coin and bank note collecting is one of the most popular hobbies in the world, with over one million collectors in Canada today, and over 20 million collectors in the United States. The fascination wi

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