You could get the 2017-S Proof ASE in two ways. The first one was issued with the congratulation's set. It had a 75,000 mintage limit and sold out...
I can respect that; I like the ASE design and have others who hate it.
It is actually cheaper this year with a subscription. It use to cost $2 more including shipping, which is free this year. I'm happy.
I'm going with the V-nickel.
I got this too. Finally some benefit for having subscriptions. I have several.
I was notified by the mint yesterday that all my subscriptions will have free shipping. The mint is starting out the year on my good list!
I got a notification from the mint a couple of weeks ago that my 2018-W ASE proof was shipping this week.
I give a lot of my friends and family advice on this topic. It all depends on your time horizon. If you'll need the money in 1-3 years, put the...
Here is my annual update on silver prices vs the stock market vs inflation over the past 37 years. Inflation continued to be relatively modest at...
And I just got a graded 1981-S Type 2 for Christmas. It is great to see the pictures to remember the differences between the types.
Personally, I love the design of the ASE's better than most other designs from the US mint. Thus, it has a collector's value to me.
You did well at $40 for both.
Here is my take. The price of silver hit its zenith in 2012 and has slowly returned to a more normal level. It takes folks awhile to forget "that...
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