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Wheat pennies could bring you a pretty penny

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

JOPLIN, Mo. - Lincoln Wheat pennies are one of the most popular series of U.S. coins with which collectors strive to build a complete set.
Rare coins such as the 1909-S VDB and 1914-D are the "Holy Grails" of any Lincoln Wheat cent collection. Before you go down the path of building a complete set of Lincoln Wheat pennies, there are a few things you'll need to know.
"Wheat pennies are one of the two most popular U.S. coins that are collected. The other one that's very popular is the old Morgan Silver Dollar. Between both coins, there's a lot of varieties, so a penny is not just a penny...
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