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2010-02-04 18:58:00

BEAUMONT, Texas, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Universal Coin & Bullion, Ltd., an internationally-known leader in gold, rare coins, and coin grading, today announced that its President, Mike Fuljenz, will be appearing on Brian Sussman's "Right Thinking from the Left Coast" on KSFO, 560-AM in San Francisco, Feb. 5, 2010 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Pacific. Said Vice President of Marketing, Paul Stein; "The national spotlight continues to be on California. Brian and Mike will be discussing topics...

2010-01-20 08:59:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The economic crisis has lead many investors, business people and consumers to invest their money in gold and precious metals. Many smart and savvy entrepreneurs are currently buying and selling jewelry for a living or to make extra income. Gold prices are trading at an "all-time" high meaning the gold buying and gold selling business is extremely lucrative at the moment. www.USGoldBuyersAcademy.com was developed by US Gold Buyers - the leading precious...

2010-01-04 18:28:00

FORT LEE, N.J., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inflation Association today announced the ten most important new NIAnswers recently added to its database. Sign-up today for the free NIA newsletter at http://inflation.us. What do you think about Elliot Wave theorists like Robert Prechter and Harry Dent who say we're in the 3rd wave down in a Grand Super Cycle? They claim that the government will not be able to "print" their way out of the deflation. What are deflationists missing? The...

2009-12-21 04:30:00

BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Thar's gold in them thar credit cards and TransMedia Group will mine the media landscape for publicity. Gold Solutions Marketing Inc. (www.thegoldbullioncard.com) has retained TransMedia to introduce to the general public the first credit cards backed by gold bullion or gold bullion coins, called the Gold Bullion Credit Card. According to TransMedia, subject to the card-issuing bank's choice and required approvals, either a Visa or MasterCard...

2009-12-10 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Superior Gold Group is providing notice that the United States Mint has suspended the sale of Gold or Silver American Eagles and Gold or Silver Buffalos for 2009. In our interactions with clients this year, we have seen an unprecedented rise in demand for the 2009 Gold American Eagle (Proof and Bullion) and the 2009 Silver American Eagle (Proof and Bullion), as investors clamor to secure their assets and protect their wealth against an anticipated rising...

2009-11-27 11:01:00

SWANSEA, Wales, Nov. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- David Gill, archaeologist, reflects on the outcome of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) related case brought against the US Department of State by two numismatic trade bodies and a collector advocacy group. Two numismatic trade bodies, the International Association of Professional Numismatists (IAPN) and the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG), and a collector advocacy group, the Ancient Coin Collectors Guild (ACCG), had made a series of eight...

2009-11-18 12:05:00

GAINESVILLE, Mo., Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) representative Sebastian Heath indicated during a State Department (DOS) hearing in Washington last Friday, (November 13, 2009) stated that the AIA supports expanding the current import restrictions on cultural property from Italy to include coins. With Roman and Greek coins struck in Italy being the most popular of all ancient coins in the U.S., Heath's statement is a wakeup call for thousands of private...

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2009-11-17 10:43:01

The sensor of some optical mice can be used to easily and cheaply detect counterfeit euros, according to a study published by researchers of the University of Lleida (UdL) in the scientific journal Sensors. Almost 80% of counterfeit coins discovered in Europe in 2008 were two-euro coins. The sensor, incorporated in optical computer mice, is usually used to guide cursor movement, but can also be used as a counterfeit coin detector. This has been demonstrated by a prototype developed by...

2009-10-14 13:08:00

GAINESVILLE, Mo., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the current gloomy economic situation, the 2nd Annual Ancient Coin Collectors Guild (ACCG) (www.accg.us) Benefit Auction managed to raise more than $32,000 this year. The entire proceeds of this sale will support ACCG operations, primarily the guild's legal fund. The ACCG is presently engaged in a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit against the U.S. State Department in an effort to penetrate that department's widely recognized and...

2009-09-21 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Bravado, the world's leading global music merchandising company, has partnered with The First Commemorative Mint, Inc. to be the exclusive worldwide manufacturer of the ONLY official coins and coin collections available featuring the images of entertainment icon Michael Jackson. The commemorative coins and collections are being produced and approved under a license from the Estate of Michael Jackson. The announcement was made today by Tom Bennett, Chief...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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