There are several reasons why people collect coins. As investments, they may serve two purposes. Along with providing durability, the metal used to produce coins possesses intrinsic value. Alternatively, people can redeem rare coins for money through auctions or dealers. Due to governments’ connection to coinage, coins also provide insight into the histories of their countries. Moreover, some enjoy these collectables for their artistic value due to the multitudes of different types available.
Individuals interested in finding unique coins should log onto Western Asset Reserve's website at www.westernassetreserve.com. From its headquarters in Kapaa, HI, the company and its staff of experts conduct auctions of investment grade property, including rare coins.