Did you know that the Indian Head penny does not actually have an Indian on it? It's Lady Liberty wearing an Indian headdress! Here are some fun facts about Indian Head pennies and the ones that are the most valuable today.
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You don't need to be wealthy to buy silver coins. Here are 4 ways to buy cheap silver coins when you're on a budget. Plus, tips for collecting silver coins when you're on a budget. Before you buy silver coins, read this!
Want something fun to do with coins... and your kids? How about playing a fun coin game?! These 14 free coin games teach children about U.S. coins and thd value of money.
How Does Money Get Into Circulation? See How American Currency Is Made + Fun Facts About Money In Circulation
Wondering how money is made and how American currency goes from being printed by the government to winding up at your local bank, in stores, and in your pocket? Here's a fun, easy-to-understand article showing how money gets distributed into commerce, how you can track where your dollar bills have been, and how long money in circulation lasts.
Roosevelt Dime Value Guide: See How Much Roosevelt Dimes (1946-Present) Are Worth, Including Rare Dimes
New Roosevelt dimes have been added to circulation every year since 1946. Some of these dimes are worth tens -- even hundreds -- of dollars. See which ones in this list, which includes rare Roosevelt dime values. Also, if you have any 2009 dimes, you might want to hold onto them -- because there's a good chance the 2009 Roosevelt dime will eventually become scarce (what is known as a key date coin).
Facts About Seated Liberty Coins (Half Dimes Through Dollars From 1836 To 1891) – See How Much They’re Worth
The Liberty Seated design was first seen in 1836 on a limited number of silver dollars. By 1840, the Liberty Seated coin design had been placed on the obverse of all U.S. coins -- ranging from the half dime through the dollar coin. It also appeared on the briefly struck 20-cent piece. Here's what you need to know about the value of Liberty Seated coins.
Facts About Barber Coins (Nickels Thru Half Dollars From 1892 To 1916) & Liberty Head Nickels – See How Much They’re Worth
Charles E. Barber was a noted coin designer who gained widespread recognition for his depictions of Liberty on many of the coins. His Liberty Head designs for the dime, quarter and half dollar were so popular that they were usually called Barber coins rather than Liberty Head coins! However, the Barber nickel was usually called a Liberty Head nickel instead. Barber coins were struck from 1892 to 1916. See the value of Barber coins and Liberty Head nickels in this helpful Barber Coins Guide.
Have a 1946 penny? Looking for the value of a 1946 wheat penny? You've come to the right place! See what 1946 pennies are worth today and how many were made. Plus, info about the scarce and valuable 1946-S S Over D error penny.
1945 Penny Value: See What 1945 Wheat Pennies Are Worth & What Makes These Wheat Cents Unique WWII Collectibles
What is a 1945 penny worth today? You might be shocked at the value of 1945 pennies, and even more surprised to find out what makes these old wheat pennies some of the hottest World War II collectibles around! Here's why you should save every 1945 wheat penny you find...
Should You Buy Silver Bars & Silver Rounds? The Pros & Cons Of Buying These Popular Silver Bullion Products
Silver rounds and silver bars are popular items with many investors -- but are these silver bullion products really the best buy out there? Are they better than buying silver coins? Before you buy silver bars and rounds, you should know about these pros and cons of buying silver rounds and bars. I'll help you determine the best choice when you buy silver products.