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Coin Collecting Misconceptions

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This video from the American Numismatic Association covers many misconceptions that coin collectors may have and have asked the ANA questions about. Discussed misconception are - #1) Cleaning coins and how it can destroy the coins value for collectors, #2) Encountering a coin you think is rare, but is not, #3) Collecting will make the average collector a lot of money, #4) Coin collecting is for people that are not social and are nerdy, and #5) Counterfeit coins misconceptions. Overall, solid advice on these topics is covered, and as stated, education is really the key to enjoying the coin collecting hobby.
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  •  May 1, 2020
  •  YouTube / ANA

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