Face Value: Investing in Metals and Money

“Face Value: Investing in Metals and Money” features Scott Travers—president of Scott Travers Rare Coin Galleries, LLC and one of the most knowledgeable and influential coin dealers and advisers in the world. In this video series, Scott, who has assembled some of the most valuable coin collections of all time, sits down with Bottom Line President Sarah Hiner to discuss everything you need to know about coins, including the biggest changes in the coin-collecting market over the past four decades as well as his predictions regarding the future of this hobby.


What Determines a Coin’s Value?

What determines the value of a collectible coin? Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author, lists the 3 factors that determine value.


Coin Collecting Today: Hobby or Investment?

Coin collecting was a hugely popular hobby in the 1970s, but since then its popularity has waned—so is coin collecting now a hobby or a form of investing?