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About 1st National Reserve

About 1st National Reserve

At 1st National Reserve, we are dedicated to providing our clients with professional numismatic analysis and consultation, as well as, prompt service with all of their coin collecting needs.

Our organization is executively directed by numismatic professionals with more than 50 years of cumulative experience. This vast industry experience is committed to serving the coin collecting goals of our nationwide client roster.

Computer-linked to the most active numismatic trading networks in the country, our entire organization incorporates the latest technology into our bidding and purchasing practices. The combination of on the scene professionally seasoned experience and technology enables us to provide you with extremely competitive offers for your coins when selling, as well as timely acquisition opportunities suited to your individual coin collecting goals.

Here are some relevant facts about our organization to serve you in deciding to make 1st National Reserve your professional coin service partner.

  • 1st National Reserve was first founded in Beaumont, Texas over two decades ago.
  • Over the course of our business history, we have served well over 100,000 clients across America in establishing and meeting their coin collecting and investment needs.
  • Our group specializes and serves as market makers in rare and certified United States coins, such as Type II and Type III Liberty Double Eagles and Indian Head Quarter Eagles, as well as key date numismatic treasures in the Gold and Silver American Eagle family of coins, among others.

In order to continue the education and informational support needed by collectors, we provide our clients with award-winning information in the form of books and newsletters that will keep you informed on relevant historical background and current trends that shape and influence the precious metals and rare coin markets.

Account Representatives and our Expert Buying Team have participated in continuing education offered by ANA (American Numismatic Association) seminar instructors, attended "Lunch and Learn" seminars offered by the Better Business Bureau and other industry workshops at professional conventions.

On an ongoing basis, we have professional numismatic representatives in attendance at all leading coin auctions and conventions, saving you the time, energy and expense of traveling, as well as the expense and risks of security to avoid potential theft.

Finally, all transactions you may conduct with 1st National Reserve will be held in the strictest confidence to maintain and protect your financial privacy.

With the facts now before you, we are certain you will be pleased and satisfied if you choose 1st National Reserve as your professional coin service company. Should you have any further questions or immediate coin needs, please do not hesitate to call us toll-free at (800) 321-8700 so that we may assist you further. Thank you for taking the time to consider 1st National Reserve as your coin service company, and we look forward to serving you.

Whether investor or collector, 1st National Reserve® provides leading edge acquisition strategies for the gold and rare coin markets, along with award-winning numismatic materials and comprehensive coin consultation services. 1st National Reserve® specializes in rare United States coins, gold and silver bullion coins, and IRA diversification strategies to clients nationwide. 1st National Reserve® is Better Business Bureau accredited. Since 1989, 1st National has transacted over a $316 million in business with over 112,000 satisfied customers. For more information about 1st National Reserve®, contact us today.


Memberships: PCGS, NGC, ICTA, NRA Business Alliance & others

Texas Telemarketing Registered #2010-0013

Texas Registered Precious Metal Dealer #0101332

Beaumont Registered Precious Metal Dealer Permit #2012-05


“The fact that since 1986 Mike Fuljenz has won so many major awards in so many diverse categories, including the top NLG award ‘The Clemy,’ underscores how important his peers in the rare coin and precious metals markets view Mike’s excellent analysis and reporting.”

Ed Reiter
Former Executive Director, Numismatic Literary Guild
New York Times Former Columnist

“Mike Fuljenz has been a member in good standing of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) since 1980. Mike has taught seminars for ANA on advanced coin grading, detection of counterfeit coins, and our “super course” on gold, silver and commemorative coins… He is simply a terrific teacher.”

James Taylor
Former Director, Educational Services
American Numismatic Association

“The Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation salutes Mike Fuljenz and Universal Coin & Bullion for all they do to support our men and women in uniform who defend our freedoms.”

Nicholas Kehoe
Former President, Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation
Lieutenant General USAF (Ret)

“The first of the year brought new changes in state and local laws dealing with precious metal buyers. The Texas Legislative committee heard from nationally-known coin dealer Mike Fuljenz whose expertise was invaluable during the drafting of the new legislation.”

Doug Davis
President, Numismatic Crime Information Center

“Count me among Mike Fuljenz’s numerous admirers. His strong leadership, input and support of the American Numismatic Association (ANA) were instrumental in formulating ANA’s coin grading and authentication policies, which is a testament to his commitment to the industry. He is a leader in the coin industry.”

Robert Leuver
Former Director, Bureau of Engraving & Printing
Former Executive Director, American Numismatic Association

“The success of the Eddie Eagle GunSafe® Program can be attributed to people like Mike Fuljenz. We thank him for his continued support in spreading Eddie’s life-saving message to more than 25 million children.”

Eric Lipp
National Manager, Community Outreach Department
National Rifle Association (NRA