http://americanfederal.com Your Trusted Partner in Rare Coin and Bullion Fri, 24 Apr 2015 23:00:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Testimonial from our Seminar in Phoenix http://americanfederal.com/testimonial-from-our-seminar-in-phoenix/ http://americanfederal.com/testimonial-from-our-seminar-in-phoenix/#comments Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:11:13 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5344 We have hosted seminars all over the United States – From Pennsylvania to California, Florida to Hawaii (one of my favorites). On Tuesday, April 21st we hosted one locally in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area. Here is what one of our attendees posted on our Facebook page: My wife Karla and I attended this seminar today and sat right in the front row so we wouldn’t miss a word. We found Nick and his whole staff to be very friendly, “down to earth”, knowledgeable and very professional. We liked the fact that when talking to Nick or any of his team, it was just like talking to an old friend! No high pressure sales tactics, they just told us where they thought would be the best two places to benefit in today’s market and, depending on your own financial situations and risk tolerance, you can choose which one, when You decide that you are ready, to park some of your hard earned money in! Thanks again Nick and all of your staff at American Federal Rare Coin and Bullion for clarifying so much to us and for making our investment decisions easy in a market that to the unknowledgeable collector or investor, can be very confusing and very unforgiving! This is a great testimonial for what we at American Federal want to accomplish. We take pride in educating our clients and showing them exactly what their coins are worth.

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We have hosted seminars all over the United States – From Pennsylvania to California, Florida to Hawaii (one of my favorites). On Tuesday, April 21st we hosted one locally in the Phoenix/Scottsdale area. Here is what one of our attendees posted on our Facebook page:

My wife Karla and I attended this seminar today and sat right in the front row so we wouldn’t miss a word. We found Nick and his whole staff to be very friendly, “down to earth”, knowledgeable and very professional. We liked the fact that when talking to Nick or any of his team, it was just like talking to an old friend! No high pressure sales tactics, they just told us where they thought would be the best two places to benefit in today’s market and, depending on your own financial situations and risk tolerance, you can choose which one, when You decide that you are ready, to park some of your hard earned money in! Thanks again Nick and all of your staff at American Federal Rare Coin and Bullion for clarifying so much to us and for making our investment decisions easy in a market that to the unknowledgeable collector or investor, can be very confusing and very unforgiving!

This is a great testimonial for what we at American Federal want to accomplish. We take pride in educating our clients and showing them exactly what their coins are worth.

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With My Recommendations – You Can Profit Two Ways http://americanfederal.com/with-my-recommendations-you-can-profit-two-ways/ http://americanfederal.com/with-my-recommendations-you-can-profit-two-ways/#comments Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:10:50 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5320 While experts will never agree exactly where the price of gold and silver is going, most do agree that gold at $1200 spot price is a pretty good deal. Today’s prices are nearly 37% lower than the peak price of over $1900 an ounce back in 2011. Even though gold is substantially lower, there doesn’t seem to be any major change in long term fundamentals. The U.S. debt keeps growing, the politicians keep spending, and the dollar buys less year after year. The fact that the Fed is raising interest rates has helped push the dollar to recent highs. The strength of the dollar is further helped by the loss of faith in the Euro. There is a huge move away from the Euro as it and the Dollar move closer and closer to par, which is currently 1 Euro = $1.06. This is down substantially from $1.47 back in 2007 when the U.S. was headed into recession as Europe is now. As investors look for safe havens for their money, the dollar has looked very good in comparison to other even weaker currencies. However, last week gold suddenly started to move up with the dollar. Normally, if the dollar goes up, then gold goes down. This tells us that gold is again being seen as a safe haven for investor’s money. Let’s face it, no one really believes the dollar can continue to gain value for the long term. Gold will start appreciating as people understand that the dollar is only strong because other currencies are weak. If you don’t believe gold is moving upward, take a look at gold in almost any other currency. The price of gold in Euros has gone from a low of 917€ to nearly 1150€ over the last 6 months! Double Your Profits Over the past four years, American Federal has recommended buying older date Gold Eagles, especially the fractional coins – 1/10 through 1/2 ounce coins. Many clients have profited handsomely as these early dates are needed by dealers who sell sets of Eagles. Clients have made 50% to over 110% profit even as gold has dropped in price. The trick is to buy older dates at reasonable premiums, when they are available. Then when the dealers run prices up and are selling these coins as “rare dates” to their clients, American Federal will alert you to sell, as we did in February 2014. This service is rarely offered by other dealers. Coins such as the 1986 $25 Gold Eagles were sold to clients in December 2014, when they were out of favor, for around $750, are now wholesaling for nearly $900 as demand has picked up. That’s a pretty nice appreciation considering gold has been more or less stagnate in dollar terms. Others, like the 1995 $25 Gold Eagles, have moved from $850 back in 2012 to as much as $1675, even as gold has fallen. I am constantly looking for older date Gold Eagles with the same type of potential. Special Purchase I recently bought 40 Rolls of 1999 $5 Gold Eagles. While these coins are not super low mintage, they are not readily available in the marketplace. Dealers have already resumed buying many dates of the various sizes of Gold Eagles. These coins are one of the few older dates available today without paying exorbitant premiums. This group of 1999 $5 Gold Eagles are from an original U.S. Mint Box of coins. They represent a great way to lock in some gold at today’s lower prices, as well as have potential to profit as the market for “early” dates continues to grow. Buy these coins based on today’s gold prices and you have a chance to profit TWO ways: 1. As gold goes up the 1999 $5 Gold Eagles appreciate with the spot price 2. As dealers concentrate on promoting Gold Eagle Sets, these coins could easily command premium prices as dealers need coins to fill sets. Call 1-800-221-7694 to find out the low low price of these 1999 $5 Gold Eagles – Before they are gone!!

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While experts will never agree exactly where the price of gold and silver is going, most do agree that gold at $1200 spot price is a pretty good deal.

Today’s prices are nearly 37% lower than the peak price of over $1900 an ounce back in 2011. Even though gold is substantially lower, there doesn’t seem to be any major change in long term fundamentals. The U.S. debt keeps growing, the politicians keep spending, and the dollar buys less year after year. The fact that the Fed is raising interest rates has helped push the dollar to recent highs.

The strength of the dollar is further helped by the loss of faith in the Euro. There is a huge move away from the Euro as it and the Dollar move closer and closer to par, which is currently 1 Euro = $1.06. This is down substantially from $1.47 back in 2007 when the U.S. was headed into recession as Europe is now.

As investors look for safe havens for their money, the dollar has looked very good in comparison to other even weaker currencies.

However, last week gold suddenly started to move up with the dollar. Normally, if the dollar goes up, then gold goes down. This tells us that gold is again being seen as a safe haven for investor’s money. Let’s face it, no one really believes the dollar can continue to gain value for the long term.

Gold will start appreciating as people understand that the dollar is only strong because other currencies are weak.

If you don’t believe gold is moving upward, take a look at gold in almost any other currency. The price of gold in Euros has gone from a low of 917€ to nearly 1150€ over the last 6 months!

Euro and Gold 6 months

Double Your Profits

Over the past four years, American Federal has recommended buying older date Gold Eagles, especially the fractional coins – 1/10 through 1/2 ounce coins.

Many clients have profited handsomely as these early dates are needed by dealers who sell sets of Eagles. Clients have made 50% to over 110% profit even as gold has dropped in price.

The trick is to buy older dates at reasonable premiums, when they are available. Then when the dealers run prices up and are selling these coins as “rare dates” to their clients, American Federal will alert you to sell, as we did in February 2014. This service is rarely offered by other dealers.

Coins such as the 1986 $25 Gold Eagles were sold to clients in December 2014, when they were out of favor, for around $750, are now wholesaling for nearly $900 as demand has picked up. That’s a pretty nice appreciation considering gold has been more or less stagnate in dollar terms. Others, like the 1995 $25 Gold Eagles, have moved from $850 back in 2012 to as much as $1675, even as gold has fallen. I am constantly looking for older date Gold Eagles with the same type of potential.

Special Purchase

I recently bought 40 Rolls of 1999 $5 Gold Eagles. While these coins are not super low mintage, they are not readily available in the marketplace.
1999 $5 gold eagle
Dealers have already resumed buying many dates of the various sizes of Gold Eagles. These coins are one of the few older dates available today without paying exorbitant premiums.

This group of 1999 $5 Gold Eagles are from an original U.S. Mint Box of coins. They represent a great way to lock in some gold at today’s lower prices, as well as have potential to profit as the market for “early” dates continues to grow.

Buy these coins based on today’s gold prices and you have a chance to profit TWO ways:

1. As gold goes up the 1999 $5 Gold Eagles appreciate with the spot price

2. As dealers concentrate on promoting Gold Eagle Sets, these coins could easily command premium prices as dealers need coins to fill sets.

Call 1-800-221-7694 to find out the low low price of these 1999 $5 Gold Eagles – Before they are gone!!

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How can I make money in coins? http://americanfederal.com/how-can-i-make-money-in-coins/ http://americanfederal.com/how-can-i-make-money-in-coins/#comments Fri, 10 Apr 2015 20:12:49 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5311 If you have my book you may have already read this. There are three ways, which I discuss in my book: 1. Learn the market. Invest the time. Invest the effort and pick a lot of minds. 2. Find one of those relatively few dealers who have a proven program of following their client’s coins and profiting. I’m not sure anyone has really made much the last 14 years. 3. Stay out of them! This won’t make you money, but it could keep you from losing, which is good. My company trades tens of millions of dollars worth of coins every year. But even with that, we have clients who have lost money. So there’s never a guarantee. You’ve got to go in with that in mind, and if you can’t or won’t, you shouldn’t be in this market – pure and simple. Bullion has far out-performed most rare coins by a huge margin. If you don’t have a copy of my book, The Big Lies & Absolute Truth! Call my office at 1-800-221-7694 and ask for your free copy or click here and fill out the form and we will get your copy in the mail today!

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If you have my book you may have already read this. There are three ways, which I discuss in my book:

1. Learn the market. Invest the time. Invest the effort and pick a lot of minds.

2. Find one of those relatively few dealers who have a proven program of following their client’s coins and profiting. I’m not sure anyone has really made much the last 14 years.

3. Stay out of them! This won’t make you money, but it could keep you from losing, which is good. My company trades tens of millions of dollars worth of coins every year. But even with that, we have clients who have lost money. So there’s never a guarantee. You’ve got to go in with that in mind, and if you can’t or won’t, you shouldn’t be in this market – pure and simple.

Bullion has far out-performed most rare coins by a huge margin.

If you don’t have a copy of my book, The Big Lies & Absolute Truth! Call my office at 1-800-221-7694 and ask for your free copy or click here and fill out the form and we will get your copy in the mail today!

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Don’t Fall for High Pressure or Scare Tatics http://americanfederal.com/dont-fall-for-high-pressure-or-scare-tatics/ http://americanfederal.com/dont-fall-for-high-pressure-or-scare-tatics/#comments Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:00:14 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5169 We talk to hundreds of people every month and a lot of people have stories I think they’re embarrassed to tell us. Stories about they fall for a scare tactics or they let somebody pressure them on the phone. Sometimes the salesman’s voice is just soothing and very nice and they have something in common with the person. Sometimes the dealer or broker will talk about politics and have that in common with you. Sometimes they talk about religion, and I know some dealers will actually quote scripture passages from the Bible in an effort to sell coins. It’s all salesmanship 101. The first thing they tell you in sales is to try and find something you have in common with the prospective buyer. That’s what they do. They make you feel comfortable. They will talk about their kids, they may call you on your birthday, it’s the little things like that that make you feel like they really care about you and I’m sure some of them really do. But that’s how you end up buying coins that you don’t really need or want. It’s how a lot of people end up basically in the wrong position, spending more money than they wanted to spend. Then, after-the-fact, I hear so many people say “how could I have done that” or “that’s not me I wouldn’t normally do something like that or spend that much money or buy those kind of coins”. I can’t tell you how often somebody says “I knew it was the wrong thing to buy and I did it just because this person called me so often I just figured if I bought something I get rid of them”. Little do you know, the minute you buy something you’re going to get called twice as often. Other things that brokers do is they will scare you. I had a client in Phoenix, an elderly gentleman, who was talked out of $300,000 initially and then talked out of cashing in his annuities and retirement which another $800,000 and giving it to a company to buy coins that were marked up probably 40%. This means he’s losing almost $400,000 right off the bat. This broker he talked to, scared him so much that they convinced him in to not keeping his money in a bank or an annuity. They told him it was going to be a risky thing to do, that the government was going to close down the banks and the banks were going to take his money. They were comparing it to what happened over in Europe when they confiscated a certain percentage of people’s money in the bank over a certain dollar amount. So, in the heat of the moment people do things they wouldn’t normally do. It’s easy after-the-fact to sit there and say “geez how could I have been so dumb?” or “how could I have done that, that’s not what I normally do” but the fact of the matter is, some of the salesman are pretty darn good talking you into buying what they have to sell. The reason I’m saying this as I know there’s a lot of people I meet and first thing they say is “I’m embarrassed even show you what I did”. You have to get past that, because regardless of what you did you’ve got to make sure you are position correctly and if you’re positioned incorrectly and have the wrong kind of coins – no amount of time are wishing or praying or hoping is going to fix it. The only thing that’s going to fix it is for you to admit that maybe somebody sold you the wrong material or you had a weak moment. You don’t know unless you get a review of your portfolio. Give us a call and let us do a review for you. At the very least you walk out knowing exactly what your coins are worth and you’ll know exactly how they did during the last run up. Hopefully we can give you some idea what to expect in the future and then you make the informed decision. You won’t have to do it spur of the moment, take the information we give you and sit-down, look it over and see if it makes sense to you. If you have questions we will give you answers and show you exactly where the prices came from. We will show you where the charts came from, basically, show you whatever you need so that you really truly understand what you own and what it is likely to do for you or not do for you. Click here and find out how we at American Federal can help you review your portfolio or just call 800-221-7694 and start the process right now!

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We talk to hundreds of people every month and a lot of people have stories I think they’re embarrassed to tell us. Stories about they fall for a scare tactics or they let somebody pressure them on the phone. Sometimes the salesman’s voice is just soothing and very nice and they have something in common with the person. Sometimes the dealer or broker will talk about politics and have that in common with you. Sometimes they talk about religion, and I know some dealers will actually quote scripture passages from the Bible in an effort to sell coins. It’s all salesmanship 101.

sleazy salesmenThe first thing they tell you in sales is to try and find something you have in common with the prospective buyer. That’s what they do. They make you feel comfortable. They will talk about their kids, they may call you on your birthday, it’s the little things like that that make you feel like they really care about you and I’m sure some of them really do. But that’s how you end up buying coins that you don’t really need or want. It’s how a lot of people end up basically in the wrong position, spending more money than they wanted to spend. Then, after-the-fact, I hear so many people say “how could I have done that” or “that’s not me I wouldn’t normally do something like that or spend that much money or buy those kind of coins”. I can’t tell you how often somebody says “I knew it was the wrong thing to buy and I did it just because this person called me so often I just figured if I bought something I get rid of them”. Little do you know, the minute you buy something you’re going to get called twice as often.

high pressure salesOther things that brokers do is they will scare you. I had a client in Phoenix, an elderly gentleman, who was talked out of $300,000 initially and then talked out of cashing in his annuities and retirement which another $800,000 and giving it to a company to buy coins that were marked up probably 40%. This means he’s losing almost $400,000 right off the bat. This broker he talked to, scared him so much that they convinced him in to not keeping his money in a bank or an annuity. They told him it was going to be a risky thing to do, that the government was going to close down the banks and the banks were going to take his money. They were comparing it to what happened over in Europe when they confiscated a certain percentage of people’s money in the bank over a certain dollar amount. So, in the heat of the moment people do things they wouldn’t normally do. It’s easy after-the-fact to sit there and say “geez how could I have been so dumb?” or “how could I have done that, that’s not what I normally do” but the fact of the matter is, some of the salesman are pretty darn good talking you into buying what they have to sell.

The reason I’m saying this as I know there’s a lot of people I meet and first thing they say is “I’m embarrassed even show you what I did”. You have to get past that, because regardless of what you did you’ve got to make sure you are position correctly and if you’re positioned incorrectly and have the wrong kind of coins – no amount of time are wishing or praying or hoping is going to fix it.

The only thing that’s going to fix it is for you to admit that maybe somebody sold you the wrong material or you had a weak moment. You don’t know unless you get a review of your portfolio. steve and carl at desk resizedGive us a call and let us do a review for you. At the very least you walk out knowing exactly what your coins are worth and you’ll know exactly how they did during the last run up. Hopefully we can give you some idea what to expect in the future and then you make the informed decision. You won’t have to do it spur of the moment, take the information we give you and sit-down, look it over and see if it makes sense to you. If you have questions we will give you answers and show you exactly where the prices came from. We will show you where the charts came from, basically, show you whatever you need so that you really truly understand what you own and what it is likely to do for you or not do for you.

Click here and find out how we at American Federal can help you review your portfolio or just call 800-221-7694 and start the process right now!

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Best New Buys for 2015 http://americanfederal.com/best-new-buys-2015/ http://americanfederal.com/best-new-buys-2015/#comments Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:16:29 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5131 Usually the New Year’s coins are available well before the end of the previous year. I haven’t noticed as many “2015” promotions this year ushering in the New Year. Retail sales have been terrible industry wide. The declining prices of gold and silver certainly have not helped either. I offered 2015 Silver Eagles several months ago to an unenthusiastic clientele. I have only recently been offered other 2015 dated coins. Some seem very reasonably priced while some of the “certified” coins seem rather high to me. I am a big fan of buying the Silver Monster Boxes that I get right from the US Mint as well as the $25 Gold Eagles. This is where you get the best prices as well as the best liquidity. You don’t need to see a big move in metals to be in a profit position. One other factor to take into account is that because sales in general are down in the industry, it could end up being a lower mintage year for many coins. Last year was the first time in seven years that the Platinum Eagle Bullion coin was made. It doesn’t appear the U.S. Mint will issue a 2015 coin at this point. If you still have not purchased any Platinum Eagles I would urge you to add a few to your holdings. Though I am not offering them in this email you can call the office at 1-800-221-7694 for pricing. They are very difficult to find in any quantity. If you like buying the first coins of the year, whether ungraded or MS 70 coins, here’s the year’s best selection. The past few years have seen a big movement towards graded coins especially Eagles and Pandas. This year’s prices seem a bit higher than last year when the premium is compared as a percentage over metals value. However, with the recent fall in metals this year’s coins are relatively cheap. I think the $25 Gold Eagle is the best buy of the bunch if purchased by the Roll. Each Roll contains 40 coins straight from the U.S. Mint. These are nice Original Rolls of Premium coins. One last comment. Many catalogs offer the exact coins but at much higher prices. That’s really one reason I offer the pricier MS70 coins. I can probably save you money compared to buying from the big retailers or on TV. For example I can offer: 1 Ounce Silver Panda Uncirculated $25 a coin (min 20 coins) MS69 for $35 each MS70 for $57 each SILVER EAGLES BEST BUYS MONSTER BOX 500 new coins in U.S. Mint sealed Box ** Call for Current Low Prices ** BY THE ROLL 20 Coin U.S. Mint roll ** Call for Current Low Prices ** 20 Coin Roll NGC certified First Day Of Issue $600 PCGS MS70 $64 NGC MS70 $58 $25 GOLD EAGLES NGC or PCGS MS70 $789 Choice coins direct from the U.S. Mint ** Call for Current Low Prices ** BEST BUY MINT ROLL of 40 coins ** Call for Current Low Prices ** Call for prices on ANY other gold or silver coins.

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Usually the New Year’s coins are available well before the end of the previous year. I haven’t noticed as many “2015” promotions this year ushering in the New Year. Retail sales have been terrible industry wide. The declining prices of gold and silver certainly have not helped either.

I offered 2015 Silver Eagles several months ago to an unenthusiastic clientele. I have only recently been offered other 2015 dated coins. Some seem very reasonably priced while some of the “certified” coins seem rather high to me.

I am a big fan of buying the Silver Monster Boxes that I get right from the US Mint as well as the $25 Gold Eagles. This is where you get the best prices as well as the best liquidity. You don’t need to see a big move in metals to be in a profit position. One other factor to take into account is that because sales in general are down in the industry, it could end up being a lower mintage year for many coins.

Last year was the first time in seven years that the Platinum Eagle Bullion coin was made. It doesn’t appear the U.S. Mint will issue a 2015 coin at this point. If you still have not purchased any Platinum Eagles I would urge you to add a few to your holdings. Though I am not offering them in this email you can call the office at 1-800-221-7694 for pricing. They are very difficult to find in any quantity.

If you like buying the first coins of the year, whether ungraded or MS 70 coins, here’s the year’s best selection.

The past few years have seen a big movement towards graded coins especially Eagles and Pandas. This year’s prices seem a bit higher than last year when the premium is compared as a percentage over metals value. However, with the recent fall in metals this year’s coins are relatively cheap.

I think the $25 Gold Eagle is the best buy of the bunch if purchased by the Roll. Each Roll contains 40 coins straight from the U.S. Mint. These are nice Original Rolls of Premium coins.

One last comment.

Many catalogs offer the exact coins but at much higher prices. That’s really one reason I offer the pricier MS70 coins. I can probably save you money compared to buying from the big retailers or on TV. For example I can offer:

1 Ounce Silver Panda
2015 silver panda

Uncirculated $25 a coin (min 20 coins)
MS69 for $35 each
MS70 for $57 each

SILVER EAGLES
2015 silver eagle
BEST BUYS
MONSTER BOX
500 new coins in U.S. Mint sealed Box ** Call for Current Low Prices **

BY THE ROLL
20 Coin U.S. Mint roll ** Call for Current Low Prices **
20 Coin Roll NGC certified First Day Of Issue $600

PCGS MS70 $64
NGC MS70 $58

$25 GOLD EAGLES
2015 Gold Eagles
Sold OUT
NGC or PCGS MS70 $789
Choice coins direct from the U.S. Mint ** Call for Current Low Prices **

BEST BUY
MINT ROLL of 40 coins ** Call for Current Low Prices **

Call for prices on ANY other gold or silver coins.

1-800-221-7694

*Free shipping on orders over $3800

Payment by Bank wire or e-check
Bank Wire required for $50,000 or more
All prices subject to change. Call for pricing on larger quantities. No email orders will be honored without confirmation number from American Federal.

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]]> http://americanfederal.com/best-new-buys-2015/feed/ 0 A Testimonial on Nick’s Information Saving Thousands http://americanfederal.com/testimonial-nicks-information-saving-thousands/ http://americanfederal.com/testimonial-nicks-information-saving-thousands/#comments Mon, 02 Mar 2015 23:30:26 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5086 Here is another great example of the information that Nick, Don and Carl advise and how it has helped yet another investor: Dear Mr. Grovich: I want to thank you very much for helping me with the purchase prices of the American Eagle gold coins that I recently purchased. I was able to return the coins that I paid nearly $50,000 for, to the coin & bullion company that I purchased them from for a full refund. The contract that I signed provided a 30 day period in which you could return the coins for a full refund if not 100% satisfied. You conference in Tampa could not have been more timely for me. I haven’t received any check yet nor any phone calls, even though I know that they received the coins back, but I don’t really expect any trouble since i talked with my lawyer about the matter beforehand. I was taking nearly a $20,000 loss on the purchase in accordance with the prices you quoted to me. That is a little steep for an investment. I had been buying coins amounting to about $15,000 over the past couple of years and never thought anything of it, or went out and checked the market place. I am sitting on a loss of about $8,000 on coins that I have bought from these people. It has been a cruel lesson. I enjoyed the seminar and frankness about he gold coin market. I am reading your book and find it very interesting and informative. Thanks again, Sincerely, RG If you would like a copy of Nick’s book or if you would like an evaluation of your coins to see if your investment has been paying off. Give us a call at 1-800-221-7694.

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Here is another great example of the information that Nick, Don and Carl advise and how it has helped yet another investor:

Dear Mr. Grovich:

I want to thank you very much for helping me with the purchase prices of the American Eagle gold coins that I recently purchased. I was able to return the coins that I paid nearly $50,000 for, to the coin & bullion company that I purchased them from for a full refund. The contract that I signed provided a 30 day period in which you could return the coins for a full refund if not 100% satisfied. You conference in Tampa could not have been more timely for me. I haven’t received any check yet nor any phone calls, even though I know that they received the coins back, but I don’t really expect any trouble since i talked with my lawyer about the matter beforehand.

I was taking nearly a $20,000 loss on the purchase in accordance with the prices you quoted to me. That is a little steep for an investment. I had been buying coins amounting to about $15,000 over the past couple of years and never thought anything of it, or went out and checked the market place. I am sitting on a loss of about $8,000 on coins that I have bought from these people. It has been a cruel lesson.

I enjoyed the seminar and frankness about he gold coin market. I am reading your book and find it very interesting and informative.

Thanks again,

Sincerely,

RG

If you would like a copy of Nick’s book or if you would like an evaluation of your coins to see if your investment has been paying off. Give us a call at 1-800-221-7694.

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A Response to our Seminar in Tampa Florida http://americanfederal.com/response-seminar-tampa-florida/ http://americanfederal.com/response-seminar-tampa-florida/#comments Tue, 24 Feb 2015 17:36:07 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5082 I (Jen) just have to say, it is always exciting traveling to different towns and meeting new people and even being able to put faces to the voices behind the phone. Florida was no exception. We met a lot of great people. I love, after the seminar is finished, when people come up and tell us that they really enjoyed learning from Carl, Don and Nick. I think it is great to hear how it is no pressure and that they appreciate that. These seminars that we – American Federal- host are just that – Informational and Non – Pressure. If you have read Nick’s books, emails or even heard him on the radio, you know he is all about informing his audience. Here is one of the responses we received from an attendee of our Florida Seminar: Nick, I would like to thank you for the most informative seminar by you, and your team. It’s always a pleasure to to learn what the experts have to say. I came away from the seminar knowing that I have chosen a competent, and honest team, and trust that this is the beginning of a long lasting relationship. As an investor, I feel that the move from Saints to platinum is a good move that will give me the opportunity to recoup some of my loses. Thanks for your frank approach to educate un knowledgable people as me. I also want to thank you for the food you provided, it shows your generosity. I look forward to doing business with you in the future. Best Regards, R. L. If you need advice on your coin portfolio, please give us a call at 800-221-7694 or email your portfolio to info@americanfederal.com and we would be happy to help you!

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I (Jen) just have to say, it is always exciting traveling to different towns and meeting new people and even being able to put faces to the voices behind the phone. Florida was no exception. We met a lot of great people. I love, after the seminar is finished, when people come up and tell us that they really enjoyed learning from Carl, Don and Nick. I think it is great to hear how it is no pressure and that they appreciate that.

These seminars that we – American Federal- host are just that – Informational and Non – Pressure. If you have read Nick’s books, emails or even heard him on the radio, you know he is all about informing his audience.

Here is one of the responses we received from an attendee of our Florida Seminar:

Nick,

I would like to thank you for the most informative seminar by you, and your team. It’s always a pleasure to to learn what the experts have to say.

I came away from the seminar knowing that I have chosen a competent, and honest team, and trust that this is the beginning of a long lasting relationship. As an investor, I feel that the move from Saints to platinum is a good move that will give me the opportunity to recoup some of my loses.

Thanks for your frank approach to educate un knowledgable people as me.

I also want to thank you for the food you provided, it shows your generosity.

I look forward to doing business with you in the future.

Best Regards,
R. L.

If you need advice on your coin portfolio, please give us a call at 800-221-7694 or email your portfolio to info@americanfederal.com and we would be happy to help you!

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The Wrong Coins for the Right Reasons http://americanfederal.com/wrong-coins-right-reasons/ http://americanfederal.com/wrong-coins-right-reasons/#comments Tue, 10 Feb 2015 20:10:38 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=5011 There’s one thing I find incredible. Most people I talk to have bought for the right reasons. They want to protect their hard earned cash and hopefully make a little money too. Most investors lose money even when gold and silver go up. The reason is simple. They are sold the wrong coins. You see, many dealers care more about their bottom line than your investment. They sell overpriced numismatic coins – many of them are very common coins. OR, they sell you Modern coins that are high grade and/or low mintage BUT at such high prices that you never have a chance. The coin market is always changing. There is money to be made IF you own the right coins at the right price. In the 80’s high grade 19th and early 20th century coins were the best performing. Clients made as much as 300%, 400% or more in a short 4 year period. But if you owned rolls of Silver Dollars, MS60 $20 ST. Gaudens or other coins that were “Hot” in the 70’s you watched the hottest coin market in history pass you by. In the 2000’s, coins like $2.5 Indians went from $1500 to nearly $7000 a coin before crashing in 2007. Today, many of these coins are worth less than they were worth in 1999! Few people made money for 2 reasons – They paid twice what the coins were worth and they were never told to sell by their dealers. Now they are sitting on big losses in a market that is all but guaranteed to be stagnate. The rarest of the $2.5 Indians continue to sell for new low prices, many are available for HALF of the so-called listed value. NEW TREND Luckily the latest trend in coins is actually the lowest risk, assuming you don’t pay the outrageous retail prices being charge in mass mailed brochures or from over eager salesmen pretending to be coin dealers. If you are buying or own bullion coins you can easily take advantage of it with no additional risk than owning gold, silver or platinum. Let me give you a few examples Clients who bought $25 Gold Eagles (a bullion coin) over the past 20 years could be sitting on a literal hidden treasure. Many of my clients have been able to cash in already on the Modern Coin Trend. One lady purchased 30 1995 $25 Gold Eagles just 3 years ago. By the way she paid just a small premium over the value of the gold when she bought as is typical when you buy any bullion coin. At American Federal we constantly monitor the market for our clients and when we saw collectors getting into this market we alerted our clients. The lady with the 30 $25 Gold Eagles (1/2 ounce coins) was able to trade for 30 $50 Gold Eagles (1 ounce coin). She doubled the amount of gold she owned simply because American Federal found a buyer for her dated coins who was willing to buy them based on their rarity. If you were lucky enough to buy a roll of 1991 $25 Gold Eagles when you purchased your gold position, you would have coins worth more than $122,000! That’s $95,000 MORE than what the gold alone is worth. Another lucky buyer bought a variety of 2007 Proof Platinum $25 Eagles, (worth less than $1000 each when he purchased) that one was sold for $69,300 to a collector just this year. HERE’S THE BEST PART You can buy tomorrows collectibles or trade your non-performing coins at just a small premium over the actual value of the gold or platinum in the coin. YOU MAY ALREADY OWN THESE BULLION TURNED COLLECTIBLE COINS If you bought gold, silver or platinum coins over the past 26 years, there’s a good chance you already own coins that could be worth 50%, 100% or even 500% MORE than their bullion value. At American Federal we constantly update the list of coins that dealers and collectors are willing to pay big money for. You might have $5 Gold Eagles (1/10 ounce) worth as much as $2200 each. OR Maybe you have $10 or $25 Gold Eagles (1/4 or ½ ounce coins) that are worth $800 to as much as $7000 each. If you are really lucky you may own Platinum Eagles worth over $69,000! You see, when many of these coins were first sold they were nothing but bullion coins. Dealers didn’t even know they were rare or they would turn into collectibles. CALL TODAY FOR A LIST Call us today and we will be glad to send you a list of coins you may already own that could greatly increase the amount of gold, silver or platinum you own without pending a cent more OR just cash some in and take your profits. We will also give your portfolio CPR. That’s our exclusive Coin Performance Review. We evaluate your coins and tell you how they have performed in the past and if you have any of the “sleepers” today’s market needs. We tell you if there is anything you can do to increase your chances of profit and if you are in the “wrong’ coins we can help you there too. WE can trade you into coins with the lowest risk and highest probability of moving with precious metals as well as becoming valuable as collectible down the road. If you already are position in the right coins we’ll tell you that too. Then we will simply watch the market for you and keep you updated as the market changes. You have nothing to lose and could be sitting on coins that are already very valuable in today’s market. Call today for you free review or email, mail or fax a list of your coins. Look, American Federal isn’t like other dealers. We keep our clients informed and let them know when market changes affect their portfolios. Send your email address and we will add you to our Preferred Members list.

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There’s one thing I find incredible. Most people I talk to have bought for the right reasons. They want to protect their hard earned cash and hopefully make a little money too.
Most investors lose money even when gold and silver go up. The reason is simple. They are sold the wrong coins.
You see, many dealers care more about their bottom line than your investment. They sell overpriced numismatic coins – many of them are very common coins. OR, they sell you Modern coins that are high grade and/or low mintage BUT at such high prices that you never have a chance.
The coin market is always changing. There is money to be made IF you own the right coins at the right price.
In the 80’s high grade 19th and early 20th century coins were the best performing. Clients made as much as 300%, 400% or more in a short 4 year period. But if you owned rolls of Silver Dollars, MS60 $20 ST. Gaudens or other coins that were “Hot” in the 70’s you watched the hottest coin market in history pass you by.

In the 2000’s, coins like $2.5 Indians went from $1500 to nearly $7000 a coin before crashing in 2007. Today, many of these coins are worth less than they were worth in 1999!

Few people made money for 2 reasons – They paid twice what the coins were worth and they were never told to sell by their dealers. Now they are sitting on big losses in a market that is all but guaranteed to be stagnate. The rarest of the $2.5 Indians continue to sell for new low prices, many are available for HALF of the so-called listed value.

NEW TREND

Luckily the latest trend in coins is actually the lowest risk, assuming you don’t pay the outrageous retail prices being charge in mass mailed brochures or from over eager salesmen pretending to be coin dealers.
If you are buying or own bullion coins you can easily take advantage of it with no additional risk than owning gold, silver or platinum.
Let me give you a few examples

Clients who bought $25 Gold Eagles (a bullion coin) over the past 20 years could be sitting on a literal hidden treasure.
Many of my clients have been able to cash in already on the Modern Coin Trend. One lady purchased 30 1995 $25 Gold Eagles just 3 years ago. By the way she paid just a small premium over the value of the gold when she bought as is typical when you buy any bullion coin.
At American Federal we constantly monitor the market for our clients and when we saw collectors getting into this market we alerted our clients.
The lady with the 30 $25 Gold Eagles (1/2 ounce coins) was able to trade for 30 $50 Gold Eagles (1 ounce coin). She doubled the amount of gold she owned simply because American Federal found a buyer for her dated coins who was willing to buy them based on their rarity.
If you were lucky enough to buy a roll of 1991 $25 Gold Eagles when you purchased your gold position, you would have coins worth more than $122,000! That’s $95,000 MORE than what the gold alone is worth.

Another lucky buyer bought a variety of 2007 Proof Platinum $25 Eagles, (worth less than $1000 each when he purchased) that one was sold for $69,300 to a collector just this year.

HERE’S THE BEST PART

You can buy tomorrows collectibles or trade your non-performing coins at just a small premium over the actual value of the gold or platinum in the coin.

YOU MAY ALREADY OWN THESE BULLION TURNED COLLECTIBLE COINS
If you bought gold, silver or platinum coins over the past 26 years, there’s a good chance you already own coins that could be worth 50%, 100% or even 500% MORE than their bullion value.

At American Federal we constantly update the list of coins that dealers and collectors are willing to pay big money for.
You might have $5 Gold Eagles (1/10 ounce) worth as much as $2200 each.
OR
Maybe you have $10 or $25 Gold Eagles (1/4 or ½ ounce coins) that are worth $800 to as much as $7000 each.
If you are really lucky you may own Platinum Eagles worth over $69,000!
You see, when many of these coins were first sold they were nothing but bullion coins. Dealers didn’t even know they were rare or they would turn into collectibles.

CALL TODAY FOR A LIST

Call us today and we will be glad to send you a list of coins you may already own that could greatly increase the amount of gold, silver or platinum you own without pending a cent more OR just cash some in and take your profits.
We will also give your portfolio CPR. That’s our exclusive Coin Performance Review. We evaluate your coins and tell you how they have performed in the past and if you have any of the “sleepers” today’s market needs. We tell you if there is anything you can do to increase your chances of profit and if you are in the “wrong’ coins we can help you there too. WE can trade you into coins with the lowest risk and highest probability of moving with precious metals as well as becoming valuable as collectible down the road.

If you already are position in the right coins we’ll tell you that too. Then we will simply watch the market for you and keep you updated as the market changes.

You have nothing to lose and could be sitting on coins that are already very valuable in today’s market.
Call today for you free review or email, mail or fax a list of your coins.

Look, American Federal isn’t like other dealers. We keep our clients informed and let them know when market changes affect their portfolios.
Send your email address and we will add you to our Preferred Members list.

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Confiscation http://americanfederal.com/confiscation/ http://americanfederal.com/confiscation/#comments Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:20:20 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=4949 More and more clients tell me they purchased semi numismatic or rare coins because either they were afraid of gold confiscation, or they were TOLD they should be concerned. Gold confiscation is a huge motivator and dealers are using it as a scare tactic to sell coins with much higher profit margins to their clients. I’m not saying that some concern about the possibility isn’t warranted. Dealers have misused the reality of gold confiscation. It’s incredible to hear some of the misinformation and outright lies that dealers and brokers use when talking about this subject. Some very well respected dealers have shocked me with false statements. One went so far as to say that $20 St Gaudens have never been confiscated by the government! It’s a fact that these were one of the most common coin taken by the government. Even more incredible is that a well known conservative talk show hosts look right at the camera while holding US gold coins in hand and claim that they are the best place to put your money since the government never called in these types of coins. Ironically, the odds are great that the actual coins being shown were in fact confiscated. I don’t believe the talk show host intentionally lie to anyone. I believe that at least some of the problem is just misinformation. People have a vague idea of what happened in 1933 but simply have no reason to follow the history, regulations and repeal of regulations to today’s world. Dealers of course don’t want to tell you the whole truth because they are making a fortune selling numismatic coins. Most people will say they don’t care about paying a little more to protect their money. I don’t think they realize that they are giving away as much as half their money just by purchasing numismatic coins. I don’t consider that “protecting” your money. If you give up half of your investment in fees and markups you might be better off not protecting it – Or at least doing it in a different way. I know the typical story A person wanted to buy gold, they want to protect their dollars from the government’s relentless devaluing of their hard earned cash. They want to protect them-selves from inflation that seems inevitable. They want to retain their purchasing power. Gold and silver historically does all those things. A silver half dollar bought 2 gallons of gas back in the 50′s and early 60′s. Today that same half dollar buys 3 gallons. Putting your money into precious metals is the best way to protect your purchasing power. But when you called your dealer he changed your mind.” Don’t you know the government is going to confiscate gold? “he said. That’s where it all goes wrong. I’m not going to argue whether or not gold will be confiscated just now. Dr. Gary North does a great job of that. Look him up on the web at www.garynorth.com. But did you know that the coins dealers are selling you are most likely the actual coins that were confiscated? Seems crazy that they want you to believe that to protect yourself from gold confiscation you should buy coins that were actually confiscated. Then they tell you how devious the government is about changing the rules and that though trickery and usurpation of power the President will take away your gold. BUT they claim you are safe following their advice because of regulations taken off the books long ago. The antiquated, repealed often nonexistent regulations are supposed to protect you? The crazy thing is that US Mint has provided the absolute safest solution. Ironically it’s the coins that your dealer makes the least amount of commission or markup on. Because of that almost no dealer will sell you this relatively inexpensive coin (when compared to premiums on semi numismatic coins). In fact, the dealers will do everything they can to convince you that you should not buy these coins even though they are the only coins the US government considers Numismatic by Acts of Congress! Plus, these coins are simple for you to value and sell anywhere in the world. Try to sell a $20 St Gaudens in South America, Mexico, Panama or any foreign country. But your dealer really doesn’t want you to know there is a safer cheaper way because then he’d have to give up his Ferrari. In fact some of these large companies have hundreds of complaints with the SEC for bait and switch practices in which they actually advertise these coins but then talk you into supposed numismatic coins at outrageous mark ups. Don’t worry I will tell you all about these coins and how to buy them, with hardly any dealer mark up. I’ll also show you how to get out of you supposed non-confiscateable coins. First a quick story. In 2005 the heirs to a well-known Philadelphia scrap gold and coin dealer opened a safe deposit box and found 10 previously unknown $20 St Gaudens. Because the heirs knew little about coins but they did know that these coins were extremely rare. They contacted the Philadelphia Mint to authenticate the coins. Just a few years earlier the only known privately owned coin of this particular year sold for $7.59 million. After the Philadelphia Mint received the ten coins they were confiscated by the government without compensation. A court battle raged. After all, gold is legal. The family argued that their heir obtained the coins legally from the Philadelphia Mint during a time in between the time the Mint struck 445,000 coins and Roosevelt implemented the Executive Order calling in gold coins. The Mint was ordered to melt the entire mintage. However one branch of the government continued operating and selling gold as well as trading currency and bullion for gold coins as the feds were busy calling gold in. That’s how it used to be. You could trade your gold or gold certificates for actual gold coins. However, the US government has been after these coins since 1933. The coin is the 1933 US Double Eagle or St Gaudens. While Roosevelt was making gold illegal to own, the Mint was making new $20 and $10 gold coins. They were supposedly all melted but rumors were, several had been given out prior to the Executive Order of gold confiscation and the Mint realized they were at odds. The Secret Service harassed this particular coin dealer for decades believing he had hoarded a handful of these coins. In fact they forcibly confiscated gold coins from him. Some of which were quite rare even by 1930′ standards. (So much the government not confiscating collectibles) Finally in 2011 the courts upheld the government claim to the coins and the family is out their $75 million coins. That poses an interesting question. If these truly rare coins could be confiscated why would you believe that obsolete regulations and laws that have actually been repealed- taken off the books – are going to protect you? Is your dealer going to be by your side then? I doubt it. It’s become such a problem that one major dealer has been not only fined but closed down for fraudulently using the fear of confiscation to sell coins. This has two effects. The obvious is that dealers will need to be more careful about how they use this argument. The second will hurt investors already in semi numismatic coins. If dealers are not able to use this argument, they will sell fewer and fewer numismatic coins. This will further hurt prices. Look, many of the more commonly sold US gold coins in MS64 have tumbled as gold has fallen. Typically MS64 coins sold for two to three times the price of the next lower grade. Many are now only 10-20% higher than MS63 coins today. Some dealers will say that makes the coins a great deal, a buying opportunity! But, I think it just proves what I have been saying for the past 17 years. There are simply too many coins out there compared to the number of buyers. The only reason these coins were worth so much was because of dealer promotions. The last 14 years have proved that dealers simply can’t sell enough coins to make prices rise. If you own collectible US Gold coins it’s something you need to face and hopefully do something about. Trade the coins for bullion or bullion coins while they have a premium. I believe most of these coins will likely lose even more premium as time goes by. European coins, which are even older than most US coins, sold as collectibles, are routinely bought and sold for no more than just the value of the gold content. Marketing is the only real reason US coins have commanded such high premiums. So, if you are holding pre-1933 gold coins give us a call for an update and see if there are better alternatives for your goals.

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More and more clients tell me they purchased semi numismatic or rare coins because either they were afraid of gold confiscation, or they were TOLD they should be concerned. Gold confiscation is a huge motivator and dealers are using it as a scare tactic to sell coins with much higher profit margins to their clients. I’m not saying that some concern about the possibility isn’t warranted. Dealers have misused the reality of gold confiscation. It’s incredible to hear some of the misinformation and outright lies that dealers and brokers use when talking about this subject. Some very well respected dealers have shocked me with false statements. One went so far as to say that $20 St Gaudens have never been confiscated by the government! It’s a fact that these were one of the most common coin taken by the government.
Even more incredible is that a well known conservative talk show hosts look right at the camera while holding US gold coins in hand and claim that they are the best place to put your money since the government never called in these types of coins. Ironically, the odds are great that the actual coins being shown were in fact confiscated.
I don’t believe the talk show host intentionally lie to anyone. I believe that at least some of the problem is just misinformation. People have a vague idea of what happened in 1933 but simply have no reason to follow the history, regulations and repeal of regulations to today’s world.
Dealers of course don’t want to tell you the whole truth because they are making a fortune selling numismatic coins.
Most people will say they don’t care about paying a little more to protect their money. I don’t think they realize that they are giving away as much as half their money just by purchasing numismatic coins. I don’t consider that “protecting” your money. If you give up half of your investment in fees and markups you might be better off not protecting it – Or at least doing it in a different way.
I know the typical story
A person wanted to buy gold, they want to protect their dollars from the government’s relentless devaluing of their hard earned cash. They want to protect them-selves from inflation that seems inevitable. They want to retain their purchasing power.
Gold and silver historically does all those things. A silver half dollar bought 2 gallons of gas back in the 50′s and early 60′s. Today that same half dollar buys 3 gallons. Putting your money into precious metals is the best way to protect your purchasing power. But when you called your dealer he changed your mind.” Don’t you know the government is going to confiscate gold? “he said.
That’s where it all goes wrong.
I’m not going to argue whether or not gold will be confiscated just now. Dr. Gary North does a great job of that. Look him up on the web at www.garynorth.com. But did you know that the coins dealers are selling you are most likely the actual coins that were confiscated? Seems crazy that they want you to believe that to protect yourself from gold confiscation you should buy coins that were actually confiscated. Then they tell you how devious the government is about changing the rules and that though trickery and usurpation of power the President will take away your gold. BUT they claim you are safe following their advice because of regulations taken off the books long ago. The antiquated, repealed often nonexistent regulations are supposed to protect you?
The crazy thing is that US Mint has provided the absolute safest solution.
Ironically it’s the coins that your dealer makes the least amount of commission or markup on. Because of that almost no dealer will sell you this relatively inexpensive coin (when compared to premiums on semi numismatic coins). In fact, the dealers will do everything they can to convince you that you should not buy these coins even though they are the only coins the US government considers Numismatic by Acts of Congress! Plus, these coins are simple for you to value and sell anywhere in the world. Try to sell a $20 St Gaudens in South America, Mexico, Panama or any foreign country. But your dealer really doesn’t want you to know there is a safer cheaper way because then he’d have to give up his Ferrari.
In fact some of these large companies have hundreds of complaints with the SEC for bait and switch practices in which they actually advertise these coins but then talk you into supposed numismatic coins at outrageous mark ups.
Don’t worry I will tell you all about these coins and how to buy them, with hardly any dealer mark up. I’ll also show you how to get out of you supposed non-confiscateable coins.
First a quick story. In 2005 the heirs to a well-known Philadelphia scrap gold and coin dealer opened a safe deposit box and found 10 previously unknown $20 St Gaudens. Because the heirs knew little about coins but they did know that these coins were extremely rare. They contacted the Philadelphia Mint to authenticate the coins. Just a few years earlier the only known privately owned coin of this particular year sold for $7.59 million.
After the Philadelphia Mint received the ten coins they were confiscated by the government without compensation. A court battle raged. After all, gold is legal. The family argued that their heir obtained the coins legally from the Philadelphia Mint during a time in between the time the Mint struck 445,000 coins and Roosevelt implemented the Executive Order calling in gold coins. The Mint was ordered to melt the entire mintage. However one branch of the government continued operating and selling gold as well as trading currency and bullion for gold coins as the feds were busy calling gold in. That’s how it used to be. You could trade your gold or gold certificates for actual gold coins.
However, the US government has been after these coins since 1933. The coin is the 1933 US Double Eagle or St Gaudens.
While Roosevelt was making gold illegal to own, the Mint was making new $20 and $10 gold coins. They were supposedly all melted but rumors were, several had been given out prior to the Executive Order of gold confiscation and the Mint realized they were at odds.
The Secret Service harassed this particular coin dealer for decades believing he had hoarded a handful of these coins. In fact they forcibly confiscated gold coins from him. Some of which were quite rare even by 1930′ standards. (So much the government not confiscating collectibles) Finally in 2011 the courts upheld the government claim to the coins and the family is out their $75 million coins.
That poses an interesting question.
If these truly rare coins could be confiscated why would you believe that obsolete regulations and laws that have actually been repealed- taken off the books – are going to protect you? Is your dealer going to be by your side then? I doubt it.
It’s become such a problem that one major dealer has been not only fined but closed down for fraudulently using the fear of confiscation to sell coins.
This has two effects.
The obvious is that dealers will need to be more careful about how they use this argument.
The second will hurt investors already in semi numismatic coins. If dealers are not able to use this argument, they will sell fewer and fewer numismatic coins. This will further hurt prices.
Look, many of the more commonly sold US gold coins in MS64 have tumbled as gold has fallen. Typically MS64 coins sold for two to three times the price of the next lower grade. Many are now only 10-20% higher than MS63 coins today.
Some dealers will say that makes the coins a great deal, a buying opportunity! But, I think it just proves what I have been saying for the past 17 years. There are simply too many coins out there compared to the number of buyers. The only reason these coins were worth so much was because of dealer promotions. The last 14 years have proved that dealers simply can’t sell enough coins to make prices rise.
If you own collectible US Gold coins it’s something you need to face and hopefully do something about. Trade the coins for bullion or bullion coins while they have a premium. I believe most of these coins will likely lose even more premium as time goes by. European coins, which are even older than most US coins, sold as collectibles, are routinely bought and sold for no more than just the value of the gold content. Marketing is the only real reason US coins have commanded such high premiums.
So, if you are holding pre-1933 gold coins give us a call for an update and see if there are better alternatives for your goals.

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A Great Testimonial http://americanfederal.com/great-testimonial/ http://americanfederal.com/great-testimonial/#comments Thu, 08 Jan 2015 19:13:08 +0000 http://americanfederal.com/?p=4907 Good morning Don: It was quite refreshing to speak with you yesterday. I expected a boiler room pressure-cooker attack but what I feel I got was a sincere assessment of my needs and a true picture of the values in the industry at present. Thank you. I like good sales reps and I like to buy only from good sales reps. Your presentation let me know that you are one of those people and well accomplished in your field. I happen to have served for a short time at XXXX, as Sales and Customer Satisfaction Manager. I retired twelve years ago. However, that “short time” worked out to be a mere thirty-eight years. I hired and managed a staff of forty-eight sales reps with associated admins and I interviewed probably more than 25,000 candidates during those thirty-eight years. So when I say that I like you and I liked your presentation, I know exactly what I am talking about. I certainly got the boiler-room bum’s rush from the prior call I made to your competitor. A 400-pound tackle from the NY Giants would have hit me in a kinder and gentler way! But bad salesmanship is rampant. I see right through all that and I am not in the least offended. To the contrary, I consider such behavior as just another lead for my consulting business! Best wishes, J We love to hear how our clients feel. If you would like to talk to Don or have any questions give us a call at 800-221-7694! ** Some personal information of our client has been removed for their privacy**

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Good morning Don:

It was quite refreshing to speak with you yesterday. I expected a boiler room pressure-cooker attack but what I feel I got was a sincere assessment of my needs and a true picture of the values in the industry at present. Thank you.

I like good sales reps and I like to buy only from good sales reps. Your presentation let me know that you are one of those people and well accomplished in your field.

I happen to have served for a short time at XXXX, as Sales and Customer Satisfaction Manager. I retired twelve years ago.

However, that “short time” worked out to be a mere thirty-eight years. I hired and managed a staff of forty-eight sales reps with associated admins and I interviewed probably more than 25,000 candidates during those thirty-eight years. So when I say that I like you and I liked your presentation, I know exactly what I am talking about.

I certainly got the boiler-room bum’s rush from the prior call I made to your competitor. A 400-pound tackle from the NY Giants would have hit me in a kinder and gentler way! But bad salesmanship is rampant. I see right through all that and I am not in the least offended. To the contrary, I consider such behavior as just another lead for my consulting business!

Best wishes,

J

We love to hear how our clients feel. If you would like to talk to Don or have any questions give us a call at 800-221-7694!

** Some personal information of our client has been removed for their privacy**

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