5 New Year's Resolutions for Coin Collectors
Many people are probably thinking about a handful of New Year’s resolutions they’re hoping to check off this new year. But what about some numismatic resolutions?
Below are a couple suggestions from Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez, be sure to check out the link at the end for the full list:
1 – Collect a New Series
Many, if not most, collectors have one or two series they specialize in – forever. And that’s totally normal. I’ve always had a special place in my heart for Lincoln Cents and probably always will. I know a few collectors who are die-hard Morgan Dollar aficionados and at least one or two folks who I peg as error-coin lifers. But it can be refreshing to embark on a new series, too. That may be just exactly what jump starts your coin collecting adventures in the new year and may even take you down an exciting path you’ll wonder why you hadn’t explored sooner.
2 – Sell Your Unwanted Material
How many coins are you holding on to right now that you don’t want, don’t need, never look at, and are consuming valuable space in the vault or safety deposit box? Chances are you have at least a few coins that you could sell and not regret it. This isn’t just about making more space, but it’s also an approach that can help you build funds to buy more of the coins you really want. Imagine what you could buy with a few hundred – or even a few thousand – extra bucks…
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