SPEAKER Jacobsen, Keith Keith Jacobsen brings over 25 years of numismatic experience in helping his customers improve and add value to their collections and portfolios. He has worked as the executive vice president and a senior account executive of two of the largest coin marketing companies in the world.

SPEAKER Lipton, Joseph Mr. Joseph Lipton brings more than 30 years of real estate investment, marketing, and business development to Secured Worldwide as CEO and as the inventor of the company's product, VULT. Prior to launching Secured Worldwide and VULT, Mr. Lipton's career was primarily in the real estate market where he focused his experience on buying, selling, and managing high-end properties since the early 90s.

SPEAKER Wheeler, Seth Seth Wheeler has been involved with precious metals since 1997 and has successfully completed over $100 Million in transactions. For the past seven years, Mr. Wheeler has worked with Austin Rare Coins & Bullion as a numismatist and portfolio advisor.

SPEAKER Bonham, Mike Mike Bonham is the senior vice president of Tangible Investments, Inc. For nearly 30 years, he has been helping serious coin collectors and investors achieve their numismatic goals. Prior to his successful career as a buyer and seller of rare coins, Mr. Bonham acquired extensive experience in the bullion markets trading tens of millions of dollars in gold, silver, and platinum.

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TOP PROS' TOP PICKS Collectors Universe: "Authentic" Gains Collectors Universe Inc. (CLCT) - a collectibles authentication service - offers a dividend payout equivalent to 5.2% to accompany its one-year share price increase of 51.5%, notes Ned Piplovic in Eagle Financial Publishing's DividendIncome.com.

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