Buying Gold and Silver in New Jersey
New Jersey is the fourth smallest state in the US, located on the east coast and surrounded by New York on the north and east, Pennsylvania on the west, and Delaware on the southwest. This is the most densely populated state in the country. Native American tribes, like Lenape, inhabited this place for more than 2800 years until the 17th century, when Dutch and Swedes settled in here. This territory was later seized by the English.
Today, New Jersey has a wide industrial diversification. The chemical industry is one of the state's major industries. There are numerous large oil refineries in New Jersey, too. Another important industry is manufacturing, as within the state are produced items like instruments, pharmaceuticals, electrical goods, machinery, and apparel. Agriculture also contributes to the economy of New Jersey and produces almost all garden vegetables, peaches, cranberries, and blueberries.
The second largest industry in New Jersey is tourism, due to the numerous resort areas in this state. Some popular places to visit in New Jersey are the Atlantic City and Boardwalk, Old Victorian Cape May, Thomas Edison National Historical Park, Grounds For Sculpture, Princeton and the Battlefield State Park, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Liberty State Park, Paterson Great Falls, Battleship New Jersey, The Adventure Aquarium, High Point State Park, Liberty Science Center. New Jersey also has many precious metal coin and bullion dealers, as well as several monthly and yearly coin shows which take place throughout the year.
Gold and Silver Dealers in New Jersey, by City:
Please check these directory pages to find local precious metals dealers in your city.
- Edison Coin and Gold Dealers
- Elizabeth Coin and Gold Dealers
- Newark Coin and Gold Dealers
- Woodbridge Coin and Gold Dealers
- Paterson Coin and Gold Dealers
- Toms River Coin and Gold Dealers
- Trenton Coin and Gold Dealers
- Vineland Coin and Gold Dealers
Local Coin Shows
Coin collecting is a highly popular hobby prevalent around the world. You can witness the passion for it as more and more coin enthusiasts are traveling to different states and countries to attend famous national and international coin shows. USA sees many coin shows throughout the year, and New Jersey is among the states which host a few of the most famous coin shows of the nation. If you are planning to visit New Jersey soon, take a look at the most popular coins shows in this state which are listed below.
Most Popular Coin Shows:
This coin show first started in 1968. This is a monthly numismatic event which has free entry. Many dealers from New Jersey and neighboring states attend this show to display their wide collections of paper money, coins, postcards, stamps, etc. One who is interested in numismatics and philately can buy, sell, or trade coins, currency, and stamps at this event. The show hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, free admission.
This is a coin show that takes place every month and features several dealers from around the region. Individuals can buy, sell, and trade coins, currencies, and collectibles at this show. The show hours are 9:00 am to 4:00 pm (Sunday). Dealers only 7:00 am to 9:00 am.
This is a bi-annual event which takes place once in spring (March) and the other time in fall (September). The show is sponsored by Sussex County Coin Club and will feature a number of dealers from New Jersey as well as many other interstate dealers. There will be hourly door prizes, free coins for young numismatists, and refreshments. The show hours are 9 am to 3 pm. Admission is free.
This is a monthly coin show which takes place on the fourth Sunday of each month and is attended by a number of regional and national dealers. The show has a 30-dealer table set up which will be filled with a variety of modern and ancient coins, currency, American and foreign coins, gold and silver coins, stamps, and other collectibles. A great place to trade, buy and sell coins, currency, stamps, and other collectibles. Admission is free.
This is a monthly coin and philately show which usually takes place on the first Sunday of every month. Apart from a wide variety of coins displayed by coin dealers, there will also be dealers displaying stamps, guns, ammo, knives, swords, fishing equipment, gun accessories, safes, jewelry, books, antiques, and much more. The show hours are 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
This is also a monthly event which will feature many dealers from NJ as well as from neighboring states. The show is famous for its friendly dealers who have lovely collectible coins for trading. The venue has easy access in and out and is handicap accessible. The show will have around 40 dealer tables setup. There will also be free appraisals on coins and collectibles that individuals will bring to the show. The show hours are 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. There is ample parking space at the venue.
This is an annual event, sponsored by the Watchung Hills Coin Club and will have over 35-dealer table set up. The show features coin dealers from New Jersey as well as from other states of USA. There will be a great assortment of US and foreign coins, precious metal bullion, paper currency, scrap/unwanted gold jewelry, medals, tokens, supplies, literature, and other related collectibles. Dealers will be ready to buy, sell, and trade their products. Show hours are 10:00 am - 3:00 pm for the general public. Free admission.
The show is organized by the Atlantic County Numismatic Society. The show will have 54+ tables which will be filled with US and world coins, rare and ancient coins, precious metal bullion, and other numismatics. There will be door prizes and many giveaways, refreshments and food, and good security at the venue. The dealers will also offer appraisals on your coins and collectibles. The show hours are 10 am – 5 pm. Parking and admission are free.
The show is sponsored by Hackettstown Coin Club. Around 37 tables will be available for dealers to display their inventories. The dealers will buy, sell, and trade coins and collectibles at this show. There will be hourly door prizes and free coins are given away for young numismatists, too. Refreshments will be available at the venue. Admission is free. The show hours are 9 am – 3 pm.
The show is sponsored by the Garden State Numismatic Association and is an annual event. The show has been conducted for more than 40 years now. It features around 70 dealers from in and outside New Jersey. This is a three-day event and will also have a youth area and educational programs. One can buy, sell, or trade coins and collectibles here. The show will feature US and foreign coins, currency, tokens, and medals. The dealers will offer free appraisals for coins and collections that numismatists will bring. Admission for GSNA members and children are free. For non-members, the admission charge is $3. Refreshments will be available at the venue. Parking is free. The show hours are Thursday 12 pm to 6 pm, Friday 10 am to 6 pm, and Saturday 9 am to 4 pm.
Breaking Down Bullion Sales Tax in New Jersey
With effect from January 1, 2017, a bullion sales tax at a rate of 7% is charged in the state of New Jersey on buying numismatic collectibles including but not limited to coins, precious metals, and paper currency notes. There is no additional local or county sales tax on precious metals. As well, there is no exemption on the aforementioned items as per state law whether the purchase is made for investment purposes or for collecting.
When buying from Bullion Exchanges, the residents of New Jersey do not have to pay any sales taxes, as Bullion Exchanges is not based in New Jersey. Please take your time to browse through our tax-free gold and silver products. However, please note that there may be a local use tax that an individual might have to pay so it is advisable to check with a tax professional before making a purchase.
Online Coin Dealers
Online purchasing is the best way to buy coins and bullion. It is comfortable, easy, it saves time and energy, and you can check through several shops in one go to compare their prices and get the best bargain. Bullion Exchanges is a trusted online precious metal dealer which offers you a vast inventory, competitive prices, and prompt service. Below you will find the most popular online coin dealers in New Jersey.
- Waretown Stamp & Coin Shop - Buying and selling precious metals for over 50 years.
- Seaport Coins - Leading numismatic retailer for 30 years.
- Monmouth Stamp & Coin Shop - Offers a large inventory of US commemorative, colonial, ancient silver and gold coins.
- American Coin & Stamp Co., Inc. - A family owned and operated business since 1955.
Local Precious Metals CompaniesAmerican Coin & Stamp Co., Inc. The American Building 1273 Main Avenue Clifton, New Jersey 07011 Phone: 1-877-949-8800
This company was established in 1955 and is one of the oldest and largest rare coin, gold, and silver exchange in New Jersey and the Tri-State area. This is a family owned and operated business, and the company was incorporated in New Jersey in 1973. From their humble beginnings, they have grown to be a large company with an extensive inventory that can cater the needs of investors and numismatists alike. The company has something to offer to each kind of numismatists, be it a beginner or a serious collector with exquisite tastes. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and provides great service. A PCGS authorized dealer.Waretown Stamp & Coin Shop 542C Route 9 Waretown, NJ O8758 United States of America Phone: 609-693-1800
This company was established in 1954 and is one of the oldest companies that have stores in both New Jersey as well as Pennsylvania. For over 50 years now, they have been dealing with all types of precious metals like gold, silver, platinum, and palladium. They have great experience in buying and selling these metals. They carry an extensive inventory that can meet the needs of both investors as well as collectors. They also offer buying and estate liquidation services, as well as appraisals for any collection, either big or small. They are a PCGS, NGC, and ANA approved dealer.American Coins and Gold Bridgewater Commons, 400 Commons Way Bridgewater, NJ 08807, USA Phone: +1 908-575-9400
The company has been serving in the precious metal field for over 20 years now and offers authentic precious metal products like coins and bullion, along with a professional buying and selling experience. They also offer free appraisals. This is a PCGS authorized dealer.Central Jersey Rare Coins 423 W Union Ave Bound Brook, NJ 08805, USA Phone: +1 732-563-1933
The company is serving clients all over New Jersey since 1981. They are a full-service coin dealer located in Bound Brook in New Jersey. Their specialty is US coins and currency for both collectors as well as investors. They offer coin appraisals, too.
New Jersey Mint
Engelhard Mint, New Jersey
The Engelhard in New Jersey was established by Charles W. Engelhard, Sr. in 1902. This was once the world’s largest refiner, smelter, and fabricator of platinum, gold, and silver. The mint also produced silver alloys in mill forms. Although this Fortune 500 Company was taken over by the German chemical manufacturer BASF, their silver bars, silver rounds, gold bars, and gold rounds previously struck at this mint are still popular among investors and collectors until nowadays.
Smelters & Refineries
If you have some gold coins, small bars or jewelry items which you want to convert to other precious metals pieces, Bullion Exchanges offers you high-class gold and silver smelting. Below you will also find renowned precious metal smelters and refiners in New Jersey.Gold Trading Express Corp. 71 West 47 Street, Suite 701, New York, NY 10036 (800) 810-9144, (212) 655-9585Kearny Smelting & Refining 936 Harrison Ave Ste., 5Kearny, NJ 07032 (201) 955-0030All American Gold Buyers 411 Central Ave., Jersey City, NJ 07307 (201) 356-9145Metallix Refining Inc. 20 Meridian Rd., Eatontown, NJ 07724 (732) 544-2106Reldan Metals Inc. 396 Whitehead Ave Ste., 6South River, NJ 08882 (732) 238-8595