What coins are collectors looking for today?
Bullion. Bullion coins, like the silver and gold American Eagles and Buffalos, are in current production and make beautiful additions to any collection. Bullion strikes have proven popular over the years, and since they’re offered in a set weight of precious metal, there is a floor to their price of that metal’s spot.
How do you get 50p coins from the post office?
To be in with the chance of receiving the new 50p, a Post Office customer will need to purchase a product or service at the branch. It is not possible to swap a 50p coin for this special 50p coin at the Post Office counter.
How do I sell my old UK coins?
If you’ve got a coin that you would like to sell at auction then you can contact a member of the British Numismatic Trade Association. They usually deal in very old coins but they may be able to help you assess whether it’s worth selling your coin at auction or whether it would be valuable to collector.
What is the rarest coin in UK?
The famous 2009 Kew Gardens 50p remains the most coveted coin in circulation, with a mintage of just 210,000. Other rare designs include the 2011 Olympic 50p’s and the highly collectable Peter Rabbit 2018 coins.
Are 50p worth collecting?
The 50p coins currently worth the most money Currently, one is worth top dollar: the 2009 Kew Gardens coin. Only 210,000 50p coins with this design were released, meaning the value can skyrocket to around £700. The Royal Mint’s Director of UK Currency, Mark Loveridge, said: ‘Coin collecting remains as popular as ever…
Do banks take coins UK?
Take it to your bank Some banks now have coin machines that let you pay in your spare change without needing to sort it first. Not all banks offer these machines, and even those that do might not have one in your local branch. However, they should be able to take your coins if you sort them yourself.
What do I do if I find a rare coin?
When you discover a rare coin, consider doing the following:
- Preserve the coin in a coin storage unit. This will separate the rare coin from other coins you are collecting.
- Value the rare coin you have. Have your rare coins evaluated by a numismatist or professional coin grader.
Do ATMs give coins?
ATMs give out cash rather than coins – so if you need to withdraw odd or a small amount of money, it’s best to visit the Money Services counter in your local Kroger Family of Stores. Pay bills. You can’t use ATMs to pay bills.
Where can I buy coins in the UK?
eBay UK is a great online resource for buying coins but do your research before you start spending money, watch a few auctions for coins that interest you so that you get to see the current market rates. Always check the full description details of the sales listings and review the Seller feedback score.
Are We the most reputable coin dealers in London?
We are one of the most reputable Coin Dealers in the UK, as well as one of the largest dealers in London and in the UK. As such, we are constantly buying coins. Please visit our shop if you wish to sell coins. Would you like to receive updates from your favourite British Coin Dealers?
How do I find the value of my British coin collection?
Coin values are quite difficult to establish so you will have to do some research to get current values of your British coin collection. It is a good idea to catalogue your coin collection which you can do with a Coin Collector’s PC Software Application or using Microsoft Excel.
How do I start collecting coins?
Another easy way to start collecting is by choosing a specific coin or denomination – anything from a humble penny to a Gold Sovereign – and building a complete collection of year dates. Gold Sovereigns are especially popular, not only with British collectors but all over the world.