About Us

Buyer, Seller & Appraiser of Gold Coins, Silver Coins, Foreign Coins, Platinum, Gold & Silver Metals and Collectible Paper Currency  

Our Coin & Jewelry Shop is located in Lake in the Hills, IL at 9465 Ackman Rd. at the corner of Lakewood Rd. and Ackman Rd. behind Children & Teens Medical Center.  Stop in or call us for more info at 847-515-5922.

Hertel’s Coins is a locally owned and family operated business since 2009. Shaun Hertel, Founder and collectibles enthusiast, began his career over two decades ago as a young hobbyist collecting sports cards. Shaun’s interest in collectibles progressed over time as he developed a passion for history. His appreciation of history led to the start of his career as a numismatist.

Over the last twenty years, Shaun has developed relationships with a network of dealers across the country and frequently travels around the country to attend coin shows. As a professional committed to his career and providing customers with accurate information Shaun stays up to date and current on day to day market values. His credentials include:

  • Certified Coin Dealer
  • Member of PCGS (Professional Coin Grading Service)
  • Sponsor for ANA (American Numismatic Association)

As a small business Hertel’s Coins satisfied customers are the number one priority. Satisfied customers result in referrals and allow for the growth of the business.

We welcome the opportunity to assist with buying and selling:

  • Coins
  • Currency
  • Platinum Gold & Silver Jewelry (and other items)
  • Watches & Pocket Watches
  • Gold, Silver, Platinum Bullion