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Questions on buying Gold

I have following questions about buying gold. Please clarify my doubts.

1. Is 10 oz Pamp Susse gold bar reliable? In other words, how good Pamp Susse gold bar is?

2. Is 24 karat gold coin good or 22 karat gold coin? For example, US eagle gold coin seems to 22 karat where as Canadian maple leaf and chinese panda coins seem to be 24 karat.

3… Continue reading

3 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - September 3, 2010 at 7:49 pm

Categories: Canadian Coins   Tags: Canadian Maple Leaf, doubts, eagle gold, gold bar, Gold Coin, gold dealers, karat gold, oz, panda, panda coins, web pages

easy riddle,,…?

You have 12 coins. Eleven are made of gold; one is counterfeit. You don’t know which one because they all look alike. Also, you don’t know if the fake coin is heavier or lighter than a real gold coin. All eleven gold coins weigh the same.
You have a classic balance scale: two pans suspended from a pole with the center point balanced on a post. The scale can compare… Continue reading

5 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - August 5, 2010 at 3:27 am

Categories: Trivia   Tags: balance scale, fake coin, Gold Coin, Gold Coins, three times, weight measurements

Is a "Collector Coin" allowed into Canada?

I recently returned a Collectible Pure Gold Coin to a eBay seller in Canada by FedEx International Ground because of flaws in the coin. I declared it as a "Collector Coin" to the Customs. However, Canadian Customs did not allow it and returned it back. So, how do I send my coin? How do Canadians buy collector coins from International Mints like US Mint, etc. if Candian Customs does not… Continue reading

2 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - July 27, 2010 at 12:33 am

Categories: Canadian Coins   Tags: Canada, canadian customs, canadians, candian customs, collector coin, Collector Coins, Ebay, ebay seller, fedex, Gold Coin, how to transport gold coins internationally, international priority, mints, second time, toys, tramsporting gold into the us, transporting gold coins, transporting gold to canada, transporting gold to canada from india, Us Mint

Solve the challenging riddle?

You have 12 coins. Eleven are made of gold; one is counterfeit. You don’t know which one because they all look alike. Also, you don’t know if the fake coin is heavier or lighter than a real gold coin. All eleven gold coins weigh the same.

You have a classic balance scale: two pans suspended from a pole with the center point balanced on a post. The scale can… Continue reading

13 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - July 14, 2010 at 10:41 pm

Categories: Trivia   Tags: balance scale, fake coin, Gold Coin, Gold Coins, three times, weight measurements

Seventh grade math problems? Easy ten points!!?

If you dont know all of them but one or a couple just rite it down, Thanx.And whats counterfeit?

1. Two U.S coins total 55 cents. One is not a nickel. What are they?

2. Julius Caesar was given a gold coin dated 48 B.C. He immediately knew it had to be counterfeit. Why?

3. A rabbit, chased by a dog, ran from a carrot path into… Continue reading

5 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - July 13, 2010 at 3:27 am

Categories: Trivia   Tags: 4th of july, Canada, carrot, Coins, Gold Coin, julius caesar, julius caesar was given a gold coin, nearby woods, Nickel, Rabbit

how much is a gold coin worth?

I’m just wondering how much it would cost me (in Canadian$) to buy one gold coin these days… thanks a lot for any help.… Continue reading

2 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - July 10, 2010 at 8:56 am

Categories: Canadian Coins   Tags: days thanks, Gold Coin

Title of a Movie I can't remember.?

I am having a hard time remembering the name of a movie. A high school student has to become a spy to save his french class that has been taken hostage by a man that is running a gold coin counterfeiting operation in his mansion. All this happens i think when the class was on a trip in France.… Continue reading

2 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - May 31, 2010 at 8:15 am

Categories: Trivia   Tags: french class, Gold Coin, hard time, hostage, spy

Please help me estimating worth of Coins…?

* (6) wheat pennies. Years are 1944, 1946, 1953, 1955, 1956 , and 1956.
* (1) 1974 canadian penny
* (2) Indian head pennies. Years are 1898 and 1905.
* (1) William Henry Harrison Presidential Dollar
* (1) "20 Centavos" 1955 mexican Coin.
* (1) "0" 1984 Mexican Gold Coin
* (1) 1999 Euro
* (1) "Mob of Roo’s" 1994 Australian Gold Coin (NOT THE PROOF)
* (1) 1991 "5… Continue reading

2 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - April 13, 2010 at 5:53 am

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midas touch riddle?

THE MIDAS TOUCH
King Midas was a very wealthy and powerful king who ruled over 10 states. Each
year each of the states would have to send him, as taxes, a bag fi lled with 100 gold coins. Each
gold coin would have to weigh exactly 4 ounces.
One year after the King received all the bags of gold, with each clearly labeled with the
name of the state it… Continue reading

3 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - March 19, 2010 at 1:03 pm

Categories: Trivia   Tags: 3 lbs, arrow, bathroom scale, counterfeit coins, ew, fi, Gold Coin, Gold Coins, governors, gure, king midas, lled, majesty, midas touch

Gold coin problem. It’s tricky and confusing.?

Suppose You have 5 stacks with 20 supposedly gold coins in each stack. Each authentic gold coin weighs 10 grams, but two of the stacks are composed of only counterfeit coins weighing 11 grams each. You are given a scale the weighs grams. Figure out a way to determine the counterfeit stacks in one weighing using the scale.… Continue reading

5 comments - What do you think?  Posted by admin - February 6, 2010 at 8:16 am

Categories: Trivia   Tags: 10 stacks of 10 coins one weighs less how to tell which one, 8 coin stacks problem, 8 coins problem, counterfeit coins, five stacks of coins 1 stack is fake, Gold Coin, gold coin problem, Gold Coins, gold coins problem, how much is the s5 gold coin worth?, stack, stacks

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