Counterfeits on the Rise

With the volatile economic environment due to COVID-19, the Anti-Counterfeiting Task Force of the non-profit Anti-Counterfeiting Educational Foundation ( cautions the coin buying public of an increase in the number of counterfeit coins infiltrating the U.S. coin market. I recommend that you heed their advice in their cautionary article “Counterfeit Precious Metals Websites Erupt With Volatility of Market“.


Coin Show Update

UPDATED: Friday, March 13, 2020 1:30pm

COIN SHOW – Sunday, March 15, 2020

Currently, the BNA Coin Show scheduled for this Sunday, March 15 will proceed as planned. Please check our website frequently for an updated status.

Young Numismatist and Kids Corner

Out of an abundance of caution, we have decided to cancel The Young Numismatist (YN) meeting this Sunday, March 15, 2020. As of this posting, the BNA Coin Show is being held as scheduled.


The BNA Newsletter

The BNA Newsletter NEEDS YOU!

The BNA Newsletter is the primary publication of the Buffalo Numismatic Association. Its content is member driven and cannot exist without the participation of the membership.

Is there an area of coin collecting that you would like to share with the rest of the members? Are you passionate about a particular topic in numismatics? Why not share it with the rest of the membership?

We need your help in order to publish a newsletter consistently. Please contact the newsletter publisher, Jim Bucki at if you would like to submit an article or have any questions.


BNA Election Results

On Tuesday, February 11, 2020 The BNA held elections for the Board Of Directors at its Monthly Coin Club Meeting. As stipulated in the BNA By-Laws, the following members were elected to the Board of Directors for a term of two years:

  • Joe Cartonia
  • John Curr
  • Louis Resofsky
  • Dave Tortorice
  • Joe Latimore

Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all the members that


BNA Elections

Elections for the five Board of Director seats will be held at the next BNA Club Meeting on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. Nominations of members in good standing will be accepted at the February meeting up until voting takes place.