Collectors Poll Archives

Should the U.S. Mint Continue to Strike Morgan and Peace Dollars

Yes, I love them. (71%, 77 Votes)
NO! (insert your reason here) (13%, 14 Votes)
Ok, but I probably won't buy them (9%, 10 Votes)
I don't know... maybe. I mean if people really want to buy them... (7%, 8 Votes)

Total Voters: 109

This poll started on November 10, 2021 @ 12:00 AM and closed at December 31, 2021 @ 11:59 PM

Are you collecting the new releases from the U.S. Mint?

I am collecting the 2021 Peace Dollar (20%, 34 Votes)
I am collecting the new Morgan Dollars (19%, 32 Votes)
I am an American Eagle Collector (19%, 31 Votes)
I always check my pockets for what comes in my pocket change (15%, 25 Votes)
I cannot wait for the proof or mint sets to get here (10%, 16 Votes)
Yes, I am collecting everything! (6%, 10 Votes)
Those commemoratives are a great addition to my collection (5%, 8 Votes)
No, modern stuff doesn't interest me! (3%, 5 Votes)
Those new silver medals look cool as part of my collection (3%, 5 Votes)

Total Voters: 65

This poll started on August 16, 2021 @ 12:01 AM and closed at November 30, 2021 @ 11:59 PM

Are you attending the World's Fair of Money in August?

No. Either I cannot go or I am worried in the current environment. (42%, 10 Votes)
Yes! I am or will be making reservations. (29%, 7 Votes)
Maybe, depending on my situation (17%, 4 Votes)
Maybe if I can understand the ANA's safety precautions. (13%, 3 Votes)
Yes, but I reserve the right to change my mind. (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 24

This poll started on May 25, 2021 @ 12:00 AM and closed at August 10, 2021 @ 11:59 PM

What guide would you be interested in reading next?

A Field Guide to Detecting Counterfeits and Scams (32%, 31 Votes)
Something else (tell me in the comments) (29%, 28 Votes)
Guide to Defining Your Own Collection (22%, 22 Votes)
Guide to Modern Dollar Coins (11%, 11 Votes)
Guide to Modern U.S. Circulating Commemorative Coins (6%, 6 Votes)

Total Voters: 98

This poll started on September 29, 2020 @ 12:00 AM and closed at No Expiry

Have you found a W mint quarter?

No, but I am still looking! (60%, 47 Votes)
Yes, I found one in pocket change (28%, 22 Votes)
I'm not hunting for one. I don't care! (6%, 5 Votes)
Yes, I bought one from someone else (dealer, collector, etc.) (6%, 4 Votes)

Total Voters: 78

This poll started on May 19, 2019 @ 8:54 PM and closed at No Expiry

Are you joining the Great American Coin Hunt?

Yes, I am! I am even going to bank to buy rolls of coins. (26%, 5 Votes)
I am, but it is a casual pursuit. (16%, 3 Votes)
Yes, I am! I may not be searching rolls, but I am spending more cash to look for coins. (16%, 3 Votes)
I am not searching but I did add some coins into circulation. (11%, 2 Votes)
No, I cannot be bothered. (11%, 2 Votes)
What is the Great American Coin Hunt? (11%, 2 Votes)
Not only am I searching for coins but I have added some for other people to find. (5%, 1 Votes)
No, I use credit or debit cards for all of my purchases. (4%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 19

This poll started on April 21, 2019 @ 6:24 PM and closed at April 27, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

What do you use as a price guide when buying your coins or currency?

Online Guides (40%, 24 Votes)
Annual books for United States coins (15%, 9 Votes)
Periodical Guides (printed monthly or quarterly) (15%, 9 Votes)
Annual books for foreign coins (13%, 8 Votes)
I do not use a guide. I pay the price the dealer wants (5%, 3 Votes)
Annual books for Foreign Currency (5%, 3 Votes)
Annual books for United States currency (5%, 3 Votes)
I do not use a guide. I trust the expertise of a dealer (2%, 1 Votes)

Total Voters: 38

This poll started on June 23, 2018 @ 1:35 AM and closed at No Expiry

Are you interested in a Presidential Silver Medal Program

Yes, I will buy every one of them (33%, 26 Votes)
Yes, but I will buy only certain presidents (23%, 18 Votes)
I am just not interested in medals (21%, 17 Votes)
No, it is a bad idea (15%, 12 Votes)
It is an OK idea, but I won't be a buyer (8%, 7 Votes)

Total Voters: 80

This poll started on February 10, 2018 @ 10:45 PM and closed at No Expiry

What are your gift giving plans for 2017?

I have coins on my wish list. (40%, 6 Votes)
I am not planning on giving a numismatic gift. (20%, 3 Votes)
I plan to give someone a numismatic gift. (13%, 2 Votes)
I have exonumia or other numismatics on my wish list. (13%, 2 Votes)
I do not have any numismatics on my wish list. (7%, 1 Votes)
Bah Humbug! (7%, 1 Votes)
I have currency on my wish list. (0%, 0 Votes)

Total Voters: 9

This poll started on November 26, 2017 @ 4:00 PM and closed at December 25, 2017 @ 12:00 AM

What do you use to determine the price of coins and currency?

I check what is selling on eBay and how much (25%, 11 Votes)
I use free guides available online (18%, 8 Votes)
I buy a guide like the Red Book but not every year (18%, 8 Votes)
I buy a world coin guide (7%, 3 Votes)
I subscribe to a printed service like the Greysheet (7%, 3 Votes)
I check the price realized from the auction houses (7%, 3 Votes)
I buy a guide like the Red Book every year (5%, 2 Votes)
I occasionally buy a printed list like the Greysheet (5%, 2 Votes)
I subscribe to an online price guide (5%, 2 Votes)
I do not buy a price guide (5%, 2 Votes)

Total Voters: 23

This poll started on October 23, 2017 @ 12:00 AM and closed at No Expiry

“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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