Collectors Poll Archives

Do you plan to buy any of the 2013 commemorative coins?

I don't plan to buy any of these commemorative coins (38%, 13 Votes)
2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Proof Silver Dollar (12%, 4 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative $5 Proof Gold Coin (9%, 3 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Proof Silver Dollar (9%, 3 Votes)
2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Centennial Commemorative Silver Dollar (6%, 2 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative $5 Commemorative Gold Coin (6%, 2 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Uncirculated Silver Dollar (6%, 2 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Proof Clad Half-Dollar (6%, 2 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Uncirculated Clad Half-Dollar (6%, 2 Votes)
2013 5-Star Generals Commemorative Three-Coin Proof Set (3%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 22

This poll started on March 11, 2013 @ 8:00 AM and closed at March 16, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


What kind of collector are you?

I buy raw coins and put them in albums. (41%, 9 Votes)
I am a change picker. (18%, 4 Votes)
I am a currency collector (graded and ungraded) (14%, 3 Votes)
I only buy graded coins or coins to be graded. (14%, 3 Votes)
I go to shows and search dealers' junk boxes. (9%, 2 Votes)
I am a roll hunter. (5%, 1 Votes)
I am a hoarder, saving every old coin I find. (0%, 0 Votes)
I hunt for old coins using a metal detector. (0%, 0 Votes)
I collect other items like Hobo Nickels, Love Tokens, etc. (0%, 0 Votes)
I collect tokens and medals. (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 22

This poll started on March 4, 2013 @ 8:00 AM and closed at March 11, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


Should the U.S. Mint be allowed to make colored coins?

No, the coins are just fine the way they are. (41%, 11 Votes)
No, but maybe they can do something cool with different metals. (30%, 8 Votes)
Yes, colored coins are cool. (15%, 4 Votes)
Yes, and while we are at it, how about special shapes. (14%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 27

This poll started on February 25, 2013 @ 9:00 PM and closed at March 4, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


What top 3 online services would you like to see the ANA offer?

Online courses including Summer Seminar (19%, 7 Votes)
Weekly podcast with live call-in (14%, 5 Votes)
Money Talks seminars from ANA conventions (14%, 5 Votes)
Weekly news from around the ANA (11%, 4 Votes)
Videos from the ANA library (11%, 4 Votes)
Special museum video tours (8%, 3 Votes)
Online reports from ANA shows (8%, 3 Votes)
Broadcast of Board of Governors meetings (8%, 3 Votes)
Virtual bourse from the ANA conventions (5%, 2 Votes)
Something else (3%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 14

This poll started on February 18, 2013 @ 10:00 AM and closed at February 25, 2013 @ 8:00 AM


Should the United State stop producing the one-cent coin?

Yes, it costs too much to produce and is not worth a penny. (63%, 57 Votes)
No, we should keep it but change the composition (19%, 17 Votes)
No, we should just keep it. (18%, 17 Votes)

Total Voters: 91

This poll started on February 11, 2013 @ 8:00 AM and closed at February 18, 2013 @ 8:00 AM


Where would you like to see the ANA World's Fair of Money held? (select 3)

Washington, D.C. (22%, 8 Votes)
Some place else (17%, 6 Votes)
Las Vegas (14%, 5 Votes)
New York (11%, 4 Votes)
Detroit (11%, 4 Votes)
Memphis (8%, 3 Votes)
Atlanta (8%, 3 Votes)
St. Louis (3%, 1 Votes)
Seattle (3%, 1 Votes)
Boise (3%, 1 Votes)
Denver (0%, 0 Votes)
San Francisco (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 21

This poll started on February 4, 2013 @ 6:00 AM and closed at February 11, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


Should congress use commemorative coins to pay for federal projects?

Yes, that sounds like a good idea (54%, 14 Votes)
Not sure it will help (35%, 9 Votes)
No, it is a bad idea or a waste of resources (11%, 3 Votes)

Total Voters: 26

This poll started on January 21, 2013 @ 7:00 AM and closed at January 28, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


If money was not an object and the coin existed, which of the PCGS Top 5 Modern Coins would you buy?

2000-W proof Sacagawea dollar struck in 22 carat gold (33%, 9 Votes)
1974 aluminum Lincoln cent (30%, 8 Votes)
1964-D Peace Dollar (if it exists) (30%, 8 Votes)
1975 proof no “S” mintmark Roosevelt dime (4%, 1 Votes)
None, I just will not buy modern coins. (4%, 1 Votes)
1976 proof no “S” mintmark Bicentennial Type 2 Eisenhower dollar (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 27

This poll started on January 14, 2013 @ 6:00 AM and closed at January 21, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


Do you belong to a local coin club?

No, but I am interested in joining (58%, 11 Votes)
Yes and I attend meetings regularly (26%, 5 Votes)
There is no coin club in my area (11%, 2 Votes)
Yes, but I do not attend meetings regularly (5%, 1 Votes)
No, I am not interested (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 19

This poll started on January 7, 2013 @ 6:00 AM and closed at January 14, 2013 @ 6:00 AM


Did you receive a numismatic-related gift this holiday season?

Yes I did and it was something I really wanted. (42%, 11 Votes)
I did not but I bought myself my own numismatic gift. (38%, 10 Votes)
I did not but I did not have a numismatic gift on my list. (8%, 2 Votes)
Yes I did but it wasn't something on my want list. (8%, 2 Votes)
I did not... maybe next year or for my birthday. (4%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 26

This poll started on December 25, 2012 @ 12:00 PM and closed at January 1, 2013 @ 10:00 AM


“Our opinions do not really blossom into fruition until we have expressed them to someone else.”
— Mark Twain

“It were not best that we should all think alike; it is difference of opinion that makes horse races.”
— Mark Twain, The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson

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