What We Buy

Gold Coins


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Foreign Coins:

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U.S. Coins:


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Gold, Silver & Platinum:

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U.S. & Foreign Paper Money:

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U.S. & Foreign Stamps & Tokens:


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We buy and sell coins from all around the world.  As long-time members of several numismatic associations and currency evaluation societies, our experts are well-connected and trusted in the coin-collecting world. Ultimately, our experience, knowledge and large customer base allows us to offer the most for you when you sell. Distinctive Coins is always buying coins, currency and precious metals.

If you are thinking of selling, contact us for a professional and confidential evaluation. Our staff has more than 50 years of experience and offers a free no obligation evaluation.  We are available at our store anytime during store hours or by appointment. If you are not able to visit our store in Downers Grove, we frequently have coins and currency mailed to us.  Have a valuable or large collection?  We can come to you.

Serving Downers Grove and the following communities in the Chicagoland area:

Bolingbrook, Brookfield, Burr Ridge, Clarendon Hills, Countryside, Darien, Elmhurst, Glen Ellyn, Hinsdale, Joliet, LaGrange, Lemont Lisle, Lombard, Naperville, Oak Park, Oakbrook, Orland Park, Palos, Plainfield, Western Springs, Westmont, Wheaton, Willowbrook, Woodridge and others in the Chicago area.


Distinctive Coins, 422 W. 75th Street – Downers Grove, IL   60516   630.968.7700 store