Tag Archives: Coins

Deep Search Metal Detecting Club – 25th Anniversary Open Hunt

I enjoy metal detecting.  I’m not very successful at it – especially when compared to the retirees at Deep Search that bring in tons of old coins and artifacts to the meetings every month – but I enjoy it when … Continue reading

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Win a Free 1 Oz. Silver Coin from CoinWeek (CoinWeek Connections Giveaway #134)

Numismatic publication CoinWeek is at it again with another free weekly contest.  Last time I posted up about the awesome Terminator Silver Reverse Proof coin.  This time they are giving away another 1 oz. beauty in the form of a … Continue reading

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Win a Free 1 Oz. Silver Coin from CoinWeek (CoinWeek Connections Giveaway #131)

One of my favorite online numismatic publications, CoinWeek, is holding another free contest.  This time it’s for a Terminator Silver Reverse Proof coin.  Made from 1 oz. of .999 silver with a limited mintage of only 5000 pieces. To enter, just … Continue reading

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TD Bank tells customers to ‘keep the change’

I just got some bad news… TD Bank is permanently shuttering their Penny Arcades.  For years it’s been a convenient (and fun) way to deposit large amounts of pocket change.  You’d pour the coins into the sorter and it calculates the … Continue reading

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1918-D Buffalo Nickel

One of my many hobbies is metal detecting.  That’s where you use a handheld electrical instrument to detect metal objects in the ground (coins, military buttons, colonial artifacts, gold nuggets, etc.). Unfortunately, thanks to my day job, racing, other hobbies, … Continue reading

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