I Collect Coins

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    Collect Mostly Quarters

    I mostly collect quarters now. Some nickels. Always collect silver coins. I used to collect all coins.
    breastexp101 breastexp101
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Apr 27, 2012


    I have had some money problems and recently I had to sell my Dad's old 1920s and earlier coins and silver dollars.  It was sad.  I have V nickels, which I thought were rare.  I have the most sought after coin of all, but cannot get more than a hundred dollars for the entire...
    Callalilly Callalilly
    66-70, F
    2 Responses Apr 26, 2012

    I Stared To Collect Coins

    I can always remeber how cool coins were. Everyone i know hates having coins on them and I try to do the state quarters but we needed to take them for others reasons. Also one day at a coin star i was putting coins in there this dime was rejected and after I looked at in it was...
    joseph289 joseph289
    26-30, M
    Jan 5, 2011

    I Love Coins

    I collect mostly silver and gold Coins, bars but for collecting Morgons and freedom dollars where my first but now I collect a Lil but of ever pre 65 silver coins wheat penny's war coins but my fav is a walking Liberty my granddad carried with him as a medic the 3 and 1/2 yrs...
    Jcarden1980 Jcarden1980
    36-40, M
    Aug 27, 2013

    "i Collect Coins"

    "I Collect Coins" yes i use to collect coins many years ago you best site is spinks London or private on the internet or gumtree enjoy
    wessel wessel
    51-55, M
    Apr 21, 2011

    I Collect Coins

    Mostly pennies I look at the dates and collect them. I have yet to put them in a proper book instead of keeping my old coins in a jar.
    aquarius3 aquarius3
    Nov 27, 2011

    I Collect Randomly.

    I can hardly be called an avid collector. My coin collection consists mostly of 46 of the 50 state quarters, every Bicentennial quarter I've ever seen, all the coins I've found from before 1960 (the oldest I've received as change was a 1902 penny, although I have some older...
    KaBe22 KaBe22
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 24, 2010


    I have collected coins all my life. I have alot of mint and proof set from the 40s-the 60.I also have rolls and rolls of each state quarter.
    mailmanshadow mailmanshadow
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 21, 2011

    From All Over The World

    i like to collect coins. Euros for example... whatever the political situation in the EU, it's a reminder that i've been there. Texas state quarters have always brought me good luck, as well.
    astounded1088 astounded1088
    31-35, M
    Apr 27, 2012

    i always was fascinated by coins ever

    since i was a kid. i have a thing for history. love history. ive collected mostly coins from the 1880's but i do have wheat pennies, mexican and canandian and even bahamas, equader, and even ruble dollars some one gave me. as well as roman coins. all the history surronding it...
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    1 Response Aug 13, 2015

    Gold And Silver

    I started collecting gold coins from the Royal Canadian Mint about 8 years ago.  my interest started when they came out with one called "Leduc #1".  It showed an Oil Derrek with black gold flowing from it.  I wanted one sooo bad, as at the time I was working in...
    Firegod74 Firegod74
    31-35, M
    1 Response Apr 22, 2010

    I collect all sorts of coins,

    like half dollars, gold, wheat pennies, v nickels, and even 2 dollar bills and lots more.
    Jason2001 Jason2001
    16-17, M
    1 Response Sep 29, 2015

    Would You Ever Consider Putting Your Children In A Public School?

      What made you decide to home school? I actually never considered sending my kids to school. I attended seven different schools myself growing up and know from experience that the academic and moral levels don't differ much from school to school. I wanted a whole...
    vohra vohra
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 24, 2010

    i have older coins from the 1800;s.

    coins always fascinated me. i want to get some older coins. so eventually will. love history and the history coins represent especially in culture. trying to find old european coins now. since i have old american coins. the design on the coins i think are very interesting. its a...
    grunklestan2 grunklestan2
    22-25, M
    Dec 28, 2015


    This is another hobby prompted by a family member.  My paternal Grandfather started me on this because he showed me the steel pennies that they produced in WWII.  I'm hooked. And he left me his collection in his will.  Nothing fancy, mind, mostly just pennies and...
    pilotjess pilotjess
    36-40, F
    May 12, 2008

    I Have Been Collecting Coins For 30 Years

    I started when I was just a kid. Six or Seven years old. My mom got me into it, and I inherited alot when she passed away. I don't have a huge collection. With currency and coin, at face value, probably about 1000. Mostly they are contemporary from the past 30-40 years, but have...
    baka baka
    31-35, M
    1 Response May 17, 2008

    I Know Which Coins Will Disappear From Us Circulation Next And Why

    Look, the US dollar is over, the Federal Reserve has announced QE2, look it up yourself and get up to speed on that ASAP if you don't know what QE2 is. From now until June 2011 the Federal Reserve will be stepping in to US Treasury Auctions to buy US debt with money created out...
    looking4bustygirl looking4bustygirl
    31-35, M
    3 Responses Nov 5, 2010

    Carson City Morgan Dollars

    I have always had a fascination with morgan dollars with the double c mintmark on the back. Imagine the stories that these coins would tell. Doesn't matter if they come in a GSA box, PCGS, NGC or other slab, rainbow toned or heavily worn. I always have room for one more in my...
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    1 Response Apr 29, 2012
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