Silver Coins

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Poet
By Poet on Mon, Sep 15, 2014 - 11:24pm

If You Buy Coins, You Should See These Photos From A Counterfeit Coins Factory

As if you didn't already have to watch for trillions of dollars or yen or pounds printed from thin air or created at the touch of a button by a Federal Reserve or Bank of Japan, Bank of England... Or just plain fractional reserve lending bringing money to life...

Here are eye-opening, jaw-dropping photos from a factory where hard work and artistry is employed to produce very convincing fakes...

Photos From A Coin Counterfeiting Factory

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thebrewer
By thebrewer on Thu, Feb 14, 2013 - 6:51pm

How to spot fake American Silver Eagles

There has always been a problem with fake gold coins because they're worth so much but silver coins have always been less of an issue because of the same reason. But with an American Siver Eagle (ASE) approaching $40 with premium it is becoming more of a problem. I have been buying ASE's and Canadian Silver Maple Leafs for a few years now and have learned a few things along the way and thought I might share with you in hopes you can avoid a few mistakes I have made.