Category Archives: Ask Beth

Availability of Commemoratives

A website visitor and blog reader contacted me recently with the following question: Dear Beth Deisher, I am a reader of your memory bank columns in Coin World. Perhaps you can solve a situation that puzzles me. I am a collector of early commemoratives. Why, when there is a limited mintage of some issues such […]

Is This Real? – Ask Beth

Ask Beth A Facebook visitor contacted me this week with photos of what he thought might be a United States 1804 Draped Bust, Heraldic Eagle silver dollar and asked the following question: DG asks: Is this real?     Here is my response to DG: Although the images you supplied are not very clear, it is […]

Interested in Coin Collecting – Ask Beth

A website visitor and blog reader contacted me this week with the following question: Dear Beth, I recently retired and decided to get out of the stock market. I have become very interested in starting a coin collection with the intent of leaving it to my grandchildren. Hopefully they will be able to see a sizable  profit […]