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The coins competition winner

We have the winner in the bidorbuy Coins and Notes New Buyers Competition. With all the holidays, it took a while to establish the contact, but once it was done, the bidorbuy user who goes under the name Scorpio108 could not have been happier. No wonder. The prize, sponsored by Randcoin, is indeed stunning and […]

The Coins and Notes New Buyers Competition

Proudly sponsored by Randcoin If you have never purchased a coin or note on bidorbuy, but have always wanted to give it a go, this is the perfect time to do it. Coins and notes are a gift that keeps on giving. Experience the thrill of purchasing a coin or note on bidorbuy between 15 […]

There are coins, and then there are coins

As you may imagine, we at bidorbuy are thrilled to have South African Mint auction what are undoubtedly two absolute jewels for any coin collector’s collection. The auctions open today at noon and feature: The SARB 90th Anniversary Sterling Silver Set, consisting of a proof R5 circulation coin and a £100 29 gram sterling silver […]

What is in a pocketful of coins?

Well, a pocketful of coins can be just that, a pocketful of annoyingly jingling coins. On the other hand, a pocketful of coins can signify a fortune, providing certain conditions are met Scrape the bottom of your handbags, ladies. Turn out your pockets, gentlemen. Did the search unearth any loose coins? If yes, select eleven […]

Share us!

This is hot news: As from yesterday, Monday 9th of June, you have the power to share your favourites from bidorbuy with your friends. This is how it works. Simply navigate to bidorbuy. Then browse around until you stumble upon an exceptional find. It could be a coin that you know your collector friend will […]

Looking in the rear view mirror

Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love. Hamilton Wright Mabie I have been with bidorbuy for over a year now and am still considered a newby compared to the length of time others have been part of this diverse team. In the time that I have been here […]

Just a 5 Rand thing

A couple of months ago I embarked on a research project to highlight the record sale of a rare South African coin (sold at a value of R210 000) in a press release. Well what an interesting little community the investors and collectors of these coins and notes belong to. Firstly, investments and I are […]