Located right between Evanston and Skokie. We buy and sell coins, paper money, estate jewelry, platinum, stamps, diamonds, all forms of gold / silver, and more.


We accept walk-ins and appointments

We are always purchasing items such as… 

    • Gold and silver coins, from Evanston
    • Diamonds in any shape or condition from Evanston
    • All forms of gold and silver from Evanston
    • Collectible U.S. and world currency from Evanston
    • Engagement rings in all shapes and sizes from Evanston
    • Silver flatware, trays, and serving dishes from Evanston
    • Bracelets, rings, charms, chains, and brooches from Evanston
    • 10k, 14k, 18k, 22k and platinum from Evanston
    • Broken and outdated jewelry and dental gold from Evanston

Oakton Coins is the best place around Evanston to sell gold. We are committed to giving you the best customer service and providing the highest offer for your valuables. 

Whether you have gold coins, silver coins, platinum coins, palladium coins, early US gold coins, cents, type coins, dimes, half dollars, dollars, or miscellaneous items, you can sell them all to us. We also buy all types of U.S. and foreign currency. Our professionals can identify anything, usually within five minutes!

Oakton Coins & Collectibles between Evanston and Skokie buys and sells U.S. gold coins of all types, from $1 gold pieces to $20 St. Gaudens. Our U.S. gold coin buyers can make you the strongest offer the market allows on your U.S. gold coin collection. Immediate payment is always standard. Selling gold to Oakton Coins & Collectibles is neither complicated nor time-consuming. We will provide you with the service you deserve and market value for your US gold coins and jewelry. 

We regularly appraise gold from Chicago, Rogers Park, Evanston, Lincolnwood, Niles, Park Ridge, Deerfield, Morton Grove, Des Plaines, Glencoe, Highland Park, Glenview, and Schaumburg. We are the best rare coin and jewelry buyer near you.

Oakton Coins & Collectibles is a completely secure coin shop near downtown Evanston. We offer free parking right in front of the shop, and we can escort you to and from your car if necessary. We also have many more security measures in place that we would prefer not to publish on the internet, but you can have full confidence that everything is very secure.

A lot of Evanston area shops are fairly lax about who they let in while they’re negotiating deals. It’s always best to be careful, especially when transactions involve cash.