Track Your Coin Shipments With Parcel


If you are like me, at any given time, you have coins being shipped to you or you’ve shipped some yourself. Whether it is a coin that you’ve sent to be graded or your latest purchase from the United States Mint, keep track of the shipping company and when a package is going to arrive can be challenging at times. That’s where Parcel comes in and help you keep those shipments all in one place …

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Mail Bag – Which Mobile Apps do You Use?

US Mail Bag

Today’s Mail Bag question comes from Aaron who asks about the mobile apps that I use related to coin collecting. I actually use just a handful and most of them I’ve written about here on the site at some level. Unfortunately, one of my favorites isn’t available any longer. Here is the question Aaron sent in using the contact form on the About page… Hi, You wrote in another mail bag article that you use …

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NGC App Update Brings NGC Registry Access

NGC App for iPhone

NGC has rolled out a big update to both their Android and iPhone apps today. The update brings access to the NGC Registry so you can update your personal registry of graded apps. The update to the apps for both platforms are live now in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. I’ve written about the NGC app in the past as a way to verify that a coin you are interested in buying …

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Quick Tip – PCGS Photograde is a Handy Grading Tool

PCGS Photograde

While it is great having grading books, there are times that having a grading app on your Android or iPhone device just makes life easier. This is particularly true when you are at your local coin show and are doing a stare-and-compare with a coin you are thinking of buying. One of the best out there is PCGS Photograde. It is an app available on the web, for Android, and for iPhone and best of …

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