Spot Prices
Gold: $1735.67
Silver: $17.86
Platinum: $839.95
Palladium: $1990.40
Call: 952-830-1400 or 800-927-7273

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American Rare Coin Business Update

While American Rare Coin has temporarily closed its physical retail showroom in accordance with Minnesota Governor Walz’ COVID-19 Safe-At-Home and Stay Safe directives and for the safety of our customers and employees. American Rare Coin will however continue to service our customers via telephone and our website. We are accepting order confirmations for the sale […]

Do you perform appraisals? We have some coins and we want to know what they are worth.

Yes.  We have two appraisal options to choose from; a verbal appraisal and a written appraisal.  Regardless of the option you choose both include a professional evaluation by one of our qualified staff numismatists. Our most frequent and popular appraisal option is our free 15-20 minute verbal appraisal.  Your coin or (limited) collection is evaluated […]

If I mail items to you, when do we lock-in a price?

Upon receipt of your shipment we open your package(s) and lock in the spot price(s) at that time. We’ll contact you via telephone confirming our receipt; we’ll confirm the spot price(s) and we’ll discuss with you the details of your pending transaction.  If at that time you decide to sell, we’ll issue a Confirmation/Purchase Order […]

Do you pay more than the guys who rent hotel rooms and advertise to buy everything?

Most always, yes!  These types of outfits are often referred to as “road buyers” within the industry.  Here today, gone tomorrow…  Typically, a road buyer will pay only a fraction of the prices we pay.  The full page color ads they run in the newspapers can cost upwards of $10,000, even $100,000!  They travel with […]