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How Does a Coin Dealer Price Your Coins?

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This video discusses the thought process of a coin dealer on the price to offer for a customer's coin. The dealer discusses the sources he uses (and sources not recommended) for determining the coins true resale value. General guidelines (as percentages) for the price he can offer and the price he will later sell the coin for are very important to know, as a little haggling on the buy or sell price is mentioned as smart and common. Overall, this appears to be straight forward and honest video about this dealer's process in determining a fair price.
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  •  May 1, 2020
  •  YouTube / CoinHelpU

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Love your tutatorials, hard to find people who know what they are talking about, Thanks.


Do you collect or just figure out the best way to make money? I have a small collection and I would sell a few pieces but I'm not a dealer. I guess what I'm asking is what is your main motivation in dealing and does dealing take the pleasure out of coins?


This is an interesting video from a rare, honest coin dealer. Its either the dealer or learn how to sell on EBay. The amount of time and money in the later option makes selling to dealers for 50% of the FMV is a good deal. Dealers have overheads. Lets hope they recruit the younger generation who are rich on bitcoins into buying REALCOIN. Selling low is the last resort with coin collections. Pass them down to your heirs! - especially grandchildren, even if they arent your own!


Daniel, from Portsmouth Coins, is a very good source for truthful information about this hobby!


Sorry, I tried to post something here and it didn't go. Is it because I include the initials CT?


I was just wondering if anyone had the bad experiences I had with them, that's all. Thanks Daniel.

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