Coin Collecting @ BellaOnline BellaOnline's coin collecting site will help you to learn how to grade, store, and learn about coin histories. en-us Copyright 2018 All Rights Reserved. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 18:24:49 EST 240 Coin Collecting @ BellaOnline Beginnings of U.S. Coinage Throughout the Colonial years, Americans had become accustomed use of the Spanish dollar and its fractional parts, the real, the medio (half-real), etc. It was only natural, therefore, that when a national coinage was under consideration the dollar was mentioned most frequently. Tue, 25 Sep 2018 21:29:42 EST Storing Your Coins Safely Major problems with holding coins are the risks of fire, theft, and impairment of condition through environmental conditions. Accordingly, before you invest a lot of money in coins, resign yourself to the fact that you must invest additional money for the purpose of safe storage. Tue, 4 Sep 2018 21:03:21 EST Getting Started Before we go into any detail on collecting coins and sundry other details, I feel that I should introduce you to one, or rather two, simple facts which will help you in your coin dealings. Wed, 15 Aug 2018 09:15:08 EST