Before buying gold coins, consider the question “Are they worth the price?” A gold coin has two aspects that affect its value. One thing that impacts the value of a gold coin is its value due to its metallic content. The other part of the value of a coin is its numismatic value. Before buying a gold coin, decide what the reason for making the purchase is, and how important is the secondary impact on the coin’s value by the other influencing factor.
Note: The introduction image is from the United States Mint.