What kind of items do you buy?
We buy all Gold, Silver and Copper United States and World coins, all other types of Gold, Silver, Platinum, and Palladium, including Jewelry, Flatware and Holloware, Stamps, Guitars and more! WE DO NOT BUY, diamonds other stones but can refer you to a reputable jeweler if you need this information.
Are my coins silver?
All United States Dimes, Quarters and Halves 1964 and earlier are 90% silver. Half dollars from 1965 to 1970 are 40% silver and Nickels from 1942 to 1945 are also made from silver.
How do you buy Silver coins?
After sorting and looking at them to make sure you don't have any rare or valuable coins, we buy United States silver coins by the dollar amount. We pay X amount per dollar for silver Nickels, Dimes, Quarters and Half Dollars, that amount is determined by the silver market. Silver Dollars are gennerally worth more than silver value. Common World silver coins are purchased by their weight. You can call for a price quote anytime.
What type of silver do you buy?
Literally, any kind. We buy Silver Coins, Jewelry, Flatware and Hollowware. We don't buy siverplated items.
*This answer is also valid for Gold, Platinum, and Palladium
How Much will you pay for my gold bullion?
That varies with the TYPE of Gold bullion you have. Every gold item has a different premium associated with it but for coins such as Maple Leafs, American Eagles, Kruggerands and gold bars it is generally very close to the spot price and sometimes actually over spot depending on the item.
Is there sales tax in Pennsylvania If I buy gold and silver?
NO! Currently there is no sales tax on gold or silver in the state of Pennsylvania. There is no sales tax on collector or bullion coins at this time either. Stamp, supplies and Currency are the only taxable items we sell.
DO I need an appointment to come to the store?
Absolutely not. You can schedule an appointment but we encourage our customer to come in at their convience not ours. We are in the store to buy and sell 10AM till 6 PM Monday thru Friday and 10AM till 3 PM on Staurdays we will always work around your schedule.
Can you grade my coins?
Yes we can, grading is a fundamental part of the coin business. We also Pre-grade items you might want to send out to the grading services but we don't put them in the grading service holders. You still need to send them to the grading service for that to be done.
Should I clean my coins?
Never clean your old coins. Cleaning coins will always lower there value.
Are old coins worth more than newer coins?
Age does not make a coin valuable, condition, the number minted and popularity are the key factors to value. For example, some coins from the 1970's are worth more than coins from the 1830's, other coins that are thousands of years old can be worth less the ten dollars.
Do you accept credit cards?
We do accept ALL credit cards and debit cards for everything in our store. Except for Bullion items.