coin buyer Pasadena Texas

/Tag:coin buyer Pasadena Texas

Why Buy from Our eBay Store?

You might wonder why we have an eBay store when we have one of the largest jewelry stores in Houston already in place. However, there are many advantages that we have found to having both a brick-and-mortar store and an online store on eBay. New Customers First, it helps reach those jewelry shoppers who are not even from the Houston area but may be searching for a perfect piece of jewelry or even a set of coins. This provides us with a way to access a larger audience and grow our customer base beyond just where we operate our Houston jewelry store. Appeal to Online Shoppers It also helps reach out to those in the Houston area that may not feel comfortable always walking into a jewelry store, thinking they can’t afford anything. The online store through eBay provides them with an idea of what the jewelry costs prior to coming in so they can see there is something for every budget. Matching Unsold Jewelry with the Right Buyer In reaching other potential customers, we also put up jewelry on the eBay store that we have not been able to sell. The result is that we’ve found customers that were [...]

By | June 27th, 2016|Categories: Pasadena Jeweler|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Why Buy from Our eBay Store?

Pasadena Coin Expert on Supplies You Need for Your Coin Collection

Are you a budding coin collector, then look over these tips from your local Pasadena, TX coin store. If you’ve started collecting valuable coins lately out of hobby, it’s quite possible that you’re now seeing the potential of these coins as an investment. And you are right! Apart from the very interesting attributes of the coins you collect, giving you a glimpse of history, you are also holding on to a valuable treasure that in the future can be worth a fortune. The key in coin collection is keeping them in pristine condition. When you have collected enough and now want to cash in on them, they will be graded individually. This means your coins will undergo physical and subjective test based on how well they were handled or the extent of their damage if there are any. The result of this grading will determine the trade value or resale value of your coin. In order to keep your coins in topmost condition, you need the basic supplies to display and store them properly. Here’s your list of supplies. Small, foldable work table, soft cloth or pad When working with your coins, it’s best to have a working table that [...]

By | April 22nd, 2015|Categories: Buy Coins, Gold Coins, Sell Coins, Silver Coins|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Pasadena Coin Expert on Supplies You Need for Your Coin Collection

A Brief History About Collecting Coins from Pasadena Coin

Here's more information on coins from your Pasadena coin store. To the non-collectors, coin collecting can be seen as just a lame hobby to pass time; a way to feed on curiosity or wonder. The reality is that coin collecting is so much more than that. A Brief History of the Use of Metal Coins Back in the ancient times, the way to acquire something that is necessary for daily living was through bartering of other important goods or items. People would exchange their cattle, sheep skin or agricultural produce for land, other food or clothing. Later, with the growing knowledge and interest of people with metals like silver or gold, demand for these items led them to become the “currency” for acquiring goods. This new medium of trade became successful because of the convenience of exchange process that soon after, monetary values were assigned to these metals. During the time of Abraham, “shekal” was the unit of value of both silver and gold. Although one cannot really say who, when and how the first coin was minted, it was still agreed in history that the first minted coin was released in the islands of Greece. Later, Persians and Romans [...]

Platinum Eagles – at Your Pasadena TX Coin Store

The American Platinum Eagles are platinum bullion (solid) coins officially minted and released by United States Mint in the year 1997 are available at your Pasadena TX Coin Store. This coin is authorized by the United States Congress, being the first and only investment grade platinum coin ever issued by the United States Government. With this platinum coin, collectors can take advantage of it as investment in precious metals, since platinum is said to be rarer than gold. This is the only bullion coin whose weight, content and .9995 purity are backed by the United States Government. These coins are legal tender with the face value engraved in US Dollars but the United States Mint also produces proof and uncirculated versions of this coin for collection purposes. The proof version is distinctive in a sense that each year they have alternating reverse design from different artists giving it more appeal to collectors. Likewise, the proof and uncirculated version also contain the same amount of platinum. Designs and Sizes The term “eagle” in the coin’s name refers to the “soaring eagle” design at the tail side or back of the coin (reverse). The head side or front of coin (obverse) displays [...]