The Token and Medal Society, Inc. is an educational and non-profit organization devoted to furthering the exonumia field consisting of all forms of tokens, medals, badges and other items of a related nature. The aims of TAMS are:
  • To promote and stimulate the study of tokens and medals
  • To cultivate fraternal collector relations
  • To encourage research and articles and recordings pertaining thereto
  • To disperse information and knowledge in a society's journal
  • To advance interest and prestige
  • To promote meetings at conventions
  • To promote and encourage distinct classifications at exhibits
  • To endeavor to determine values of rarities
  • To permanently record historical information relating to tokens and medals by publishing original works by members, and by reprinting old works not readily available to present day collectors.