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1965 quarter value – how to identify silver and rare varieties

1965 washington quarterThe 1965 quarter is an important coin because it was issued just after the US mint stopped using silver to issue it.

In this article, I show you how you can identify rare varieties of this coin and how you can estimate their value.

How much is a 1965 quarter worth?

More than 1.8 billion of the 1965 Washington quarters were struck by the US mint. That is a huge number. Rarity is what creates value. read more

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1964 half-dollar value + tricks to identify rare ones

1964 half-dollarThe 1964 half-half dollar is one of the most popular coins issued by the US mint. In this article, I will tell you how you can identify rare ones that can be sold for a lot of money.

After digesting the tips I shared with you, you’ll be surprised how much money this coin is worth.

Value of a 1964 half-dollar that has errors

Errors make coins more valuable. Simply because they are rare and everybody wants to collect them. read more

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1982 penny value and everything you need to know about this coin

1982 pennyYou found a 1982 penny and you want to know how much is it worth?

Awesome… you’ve landed on the right spot.

I’ll tell you everything you need to know about this coin and how you can estimate its value to get a very good deal.

What is the value of your 1982 pennies?

Every penny should be assessed individually by a coin expert. He will tell you how much money you can get for it. read more

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Colorado gold rush

NuggetThe Colorado gold rush A.K.A the Pikes Peak gold rush was one of the largest ones in US history. Tens of thousands of miners flooded the area looking for quick money. This massive immigration led to the creation of many cities and the state of Colorado, which was a part of Kansas and Nebraska.

Many of the founded cities during the gold rush became ghost towns but some of them remained like Denver. This is due to many reasons. The quantity of the easy-to-reach gold decreased drastically. Moreover, gold was discovered in California. read more

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Best metal detector for archery – how to find lost arrows

One of the common issues that archers face is losing their arrows. You aim at a target, you shoot an arrow, you miss (I’m sure it’s not your fault, just a bow malfunction…) then the arrow is lost inside the grass.

You go where it fell trying to recover it. But it is lost inside the grass. Loosing many arrows is expensive. So you need an easy and quick solution to find them, which is a metal detector. read more

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Best metal detector for pipes

You want to start a project in your yard, you’re afraid that you may damage a pipe or an utility line while digging. This is why you’re looking for a detector to find where they are. Congrats, you’ve landed on the right website.

Best metal detector for pipes

To make the long story short, the best metal detectors for pipes are too expensive and they’re for pros (like the RIDGID 19238 NaviTrack Scout Locator). read more

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Best metal detector for archaeology

archeologyThe use of metal detectors in archeology is becoming more and more popular. It is a simple inexpensive tool that makes evaluating and excavating archeological sites way easier.

There are many machines that you can choose from. In this article, I’ll help you to pick the best one for you.

Best metal detector for archeology

There is an overwhelming number of detectors on the market. To make things easier, I’ll divide them into three categories. Each one of them is the best for a certain type of sites and a  certain level of accuracy. read more