About Us

Scott Lindquist began coin collecting at age 6. While attending college and earning a BA at Minot State University in Business Administration / Management, Scott opened his first shop, The Coin Cellar, in 1985. The brick-and-mortar shop was sold in 1988, but Scott operated under The Coin Cellar name as a regular bourse attendee and mail order business for almost 16 years. In January 2001 Scott joined R.M. Smythe & Co. in New York City and served for nearly 8 years as Vice President of Retail Sales until the firm was sold. He has been a co-author of The Standard Guide to Small Size U.S. Paper Money beginning with the 8th edition and a major contributor since the 3rd edition. Scott’s expertise has been featured on Wall Street Week and the Fox Business Channel. Scott is a Life Member of ANA & CSNS Life Member, a Board Member of the SPMC & Life Member, and a general member in good standing of IBNS & PCDA.