6 Worst Mistakes First-Time Coin Collectors Need To Avoid

Frequently, individuals clean ancient coins incorrectly and cause damage to them.

Negligence and naivete

A notation reading "low mintage" or "extremely low mintage" is a feature that many valuable coins have.

Making dead-end investments

It's crucial to research the coins you're buying before making a purchase, just as with the stock market.

Listening to baseless tips

Learning the intricacies and inner workings of any new pastime takes a lot of time, energy, and attention.

Impulsive coin purchases

The two most well-known certification and authentication services are NGC and PCGS.

Buying fake coins

Everybody has seen an ad on TV guide that boasts of having the rarest coins in the world at the lowest costs.

Ordering coins from TV dealers

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