With the current gold and silver prices being as high as they are there are many places looking to buy coins. You may be wondering though what a coin buyer is. A coin buyer is a person who has a interest in coins or and bullion for that matter. A coin buyer can be found by doing a web search for a local coin buyer in your area. Make sure to do research on any coin buyer you have in mind cause there are many and far in between.
A coin buyer is in part like a gold buyer. A coin buyer has tools that he must use. A coin buyer has to stay up to date with all coin values to make sure he is providing his customers with the most current and precise value for coins. A Coin buyer knows that many people are under the disillusion if a coin is old or what might seem old to them is valuable when in fact nothing can be further from the truth. A coin buyer will tell you first hand that the age is a small factor taken in to place when evaluating your coins. Rarity and condition are the biggest deciding factors when evaluating coins.
Coin buyer will use books for reference and or internet which in the right hands can help the coin buyer find the information needed for getting you a price for your coin collection. Once the coin buyer has determined a value on any coin or coins in question he will explain how and why he has come up with a price for your coin or coins. You may ask more questions if you feel unsure or proceed to do more of your own research on your own and return at a later date. Coin buyer donít work on a set clock like bullion buyers who base there price solely on spot price of gold which rises and falls like sunsets.
Coin buyer is often confused with a numismatist but in fact not all coin buyer are numismatist. A numismatist is scholar of coins and has studied them long enough to have retained a wealth of knowledge. There are plenty of coin buyer who have never attended a class or let alone a lecture on coins to even be remotely associated with numismatists who are truly great at there craft.
With any profession there are some that are less than professional, Coin buyer is not immune to that either. This is why its so important to use the tools at your fingertips such as internet or smart phone to research any coin buyer you want to show your collection to. A few extra minutes may make all the difference in the world.
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