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2018 Holiday Series: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

2018 Holiday Series: It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

♫♫ With the kids jingle belling and everyone telling you be of good cheer! ♫♫

The Thanksgiving holiday is officially over and our bellies are full. ‘Tis the season where our hearts do the same.

As we move full force into the month of December and the advent calendars begin counting down, once again our family at SilverTowne moves and shakes to make it happen for our customers. Silver basically flies out the door to the point where we have a hard time keeping up with the demand, which prompts the question: why is our Christmas...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/23/2018

United States Mint Chief Engraver Series: Frank Gasparro

United States Mint Chief Engraver Series: Frank Gasparro

Lincoln Memorial Cent, Kennedy Half Dollar, Eisenhower Dollar, Susan B. Anthony Dollar.

This 4-coin resume alone should be enough to tell you that their designer is one of the most important to have come from American coinage history: Frank Gasparro. Any of his designs may just be sitting in your pocket as literally billions have been circulated within the United States at any given moment.

Frank Gasparro was born in Philadelphia on August 26, 1909, just days after the first Lincoln Cent was produced. The oldest of seven, Gasparro grew to become an...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/20/2018

SilverTowne Employee Profile Series: Jane S.

SilverTowne Employee Profile Series: Jane S.

Jane S., Shipping Supervisor

Hiring in in June of 1996, Jane has seen it all here at SilverTowne. With 22 years of experience, Jane has done everything from shipping and returns to splitting her time between jewelry on the weekends (we no longer have this department) and accounting when she was needed. Currently handling outbound packages and purchase orders for inbound, Jane handles all returns as well as manages receiving, claims/fraud, and all matters within the shipping...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/15/2018

2018 Holiday Series: There's No Place Like Home For the Holidays

2018 Holiday Series: There's No Place Like Home For the Holidays

♫♫ ‘Cause no matter how far away you roam….for the holidays you can’t beat home, sweet home. ♫♫

They say home is where the heart is and we believe that here at the coin shop. We believe that because we are a family, literally and figuratively. This is a FAMILY business and most of us who are not related by blood are adopted into that first family in some way or another.

Started by the grandfather of us all, Leon Hendrickson, SilverTowne is ran by sons and grandsons with the immense support of daughters, cousins, and extended family. Alongside that lifeblood are employees that combined...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/13/2018

2018 Holiday Series: ...And So I'm Offering This Simple Phrase

2018 Holiday Series: ...And So I'm Offering This Simple Phrase

♫♫ It’s been said many times, many ways. Merry Christmas to you. ♫♫

Jack Frost is on our heels trying to nip at our noses here in Indiana. The holiday spirit is starting to be felt and our hearts are growing warmer as the season turns colder.

Although we are early in November and Thanksgiving is drawing nearer, our focus shifts here at SilverTowne and lasers in on our customers and their chance to give the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season: silver.

With a committee starting in February, half of the 15 available...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/08/2018

New Release: 2019P Australia Silver Kangaroo

New Release: 2019P Australia Silver Kangaroo

Hopping into the new year issue is the 2019 P Australia Silver Kangaroo!

Struck in 99.99% fine silver, this 1oz bullion piece is in its fourth year of production at the Perth Mint in Australia. This bullion piece also carries extreme significance due to it being the first bullion piece from Perth that was struck in .9999 fine pure silver instead of the traditional .999 silver.

4th Year Series Release

With over 30 years of silver bullion experience, Perth has once again...read more

Posted in: The Vault Blog - 11/06/2018
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