Stack’s Bowers Official ANA World’s Fair Paper Money Auction on August...

The Stack’s Bowers Galleries official paper money auction at the American Numismatic Association’s (ANA) World’s Fair of Money is scheduled for the evening of...

World Paper Money Auction – Archives International XXXIV July 26

Over 1,100 lots of United States, Chinese and worldwide banknotes, coins, scripophily (stocks and bonds), security printing ephemera and the American Bank Note Company’s...

US Paper Money – Rare T-4 $50 “Montgomery” at Stack’s Bowers...

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   One of the "Big Six" of Confederate Currency, the T-4 1861 $50 was the last of...

Stack’s Bowers: The Secret of Owl Creek, Plus a Special Opportunity

The Launching of a Project A number of years ago Whitman Publishing launched one of the most extensive research projects ever undertaken in numismatics. In...

CoinWeek News Wire for June 24, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 24, 2016 The Brexit 1.) EU referendum explained: Brexit for non-Brits 2.) After Brexit, Europe faces an existential crisis Britain’s decision...

US Paper Money – The Evolution of Hamilton & Benjamin

By Jim Michaelsen - Paper Money Guaranty.........   In recent years, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing has taken necessary action towards preventing counterfeiting by adding...

Paper Money – Tactile Features Coming to United States Currency

Tactile features and more contrast will be added to the Federal Reserve Note in an effort to aid the blind and visually impaired in...

Whitman’s Guide Book of United States Paper Money 5th Edition to...

The updated and revised fifth edition of the Guide Book of United States Paper Money will be available in late July, with its official...

Whitman Releasing Obsolete Paper Money Encyclopedia Vol. 7 June 28

Whitman Publishing announces the upcoming release of volume 7 of the Whitman Encyclopedia of Obsolete Paper Money, by Q. David Bowers. In 736 pages...

U.S. Mint 2016 American $1 Coin and Currency Set Avail. June...

The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for 2016 American $1 Coin and Currency Set (product code 16RA) on June 16 at noon...

Newly Discovered Original Series Salem, NJ $100 in Stack’s Bowers ANA...

A recently discovered Original Series $100 National Banknote from the Salem National Banking Company of Salem, New Jersey, Charter #1326, will have collectors abuzz...

Modern US Paper Money: 2016 $2 Single Note Collection Avail. May...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing....   The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is pleased to introduce the 2016 $2 Single Note Collection, featuring a...

Professional Numismatists Guild Releases Statement About Upcoming U.S. Currency Design Changes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   The Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG) issued a brief statement about the United States Treasury’s recent announcement that it will...

US Paper Money – An Open Letter from Secretary Lew

By Secretary of the Treasury Jacob "Jack" Lew .....   April 20, 2016 When I announced last June that a newly redesigned $10 note would feature a...

It’s Official: Harriet Tubman on $20 Bill

Alexander Hamilton to Stay on Front of $10 By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In an announcement made this afternoon, Secretary of the Treasury Jacob "Jack"...

CoinWeek Podcast #26: Women on 20s Founder Barbara Ortiz Howard Talks...

CoinWeek Podcast #26: Women on 20s Founder Barbara Ortiz Howard Talks Tens and Twenties and Why It's Important to Recognize the Greatness of American...

Boys Keep Swinging: Hamilton to Stay on $10

Andrew Jackson to be replaced on the $20 bill By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   In May of 2015, the single-issue lobbying group Women On 20s...

US Paper Money: ‘Rainbow $50’ Tops CSNS Currency Auction Offerings

A high-grade and rare "Rainbow 50" Fr. 151 $50 1869 Legal Tender PMG About Uncirculated 55 is expected to bring $175,000+ as the top...

US Coins & Currency: The History of Nudity on U.S. Money

By Littleton Coin Company ...........   Nude: devoid of a natural or conventional covering, especially a person’s flesh. Whether you say nude, naked, unclothed, in the buff...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2016 Episode 2 – 4K Video

CoinWeek's popular Cool Currency! series returns with a fantastic episode featuring four fascinating, unusual, and in the case of one particular piece, indecent currency notes. In...

Paper Money – Whatever Happened to North Korean Counterfeit U.S. $100...

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for Coinweek .......   A long-running counterfeit currency saga, one that originated in North Korea during the 1970s and affected countless people in...

Collecting Banknotes

By Peter Mosiondz, Jr. for CoinWeek ....   The tree of numismatics has many branches. One of the most interesting is the field of paper money. Just...

Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History – Women on Money

By The Smithsonian Institution .....   The newest addition to the National Museum of American History's "Stories on Money" gallery opened March 18 in conjunction with...

Paper Money – PMG Accepting Submissions at Chicago Paper Money Expo

Both US and world currency submissions will be accepted at the CPMX Convention, in Chicago, IL at the Crowne Plaza Chicago O'Hare, March 18...

Special Wartime Coins, Currency Helped Win WWII 70 Years Ago

By Littleton Coin Company ...........   While the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II has come and gone, I’m reminded of the emergency...

Banknote Profiles – The King of Silvers

By Jim Michaelsen - Paper Money Guaranty.........   The low printing and survival rate of the 1933 $10 Silver Certificate makes it one of the most...

CoinWeek Podcast #20: Herb Hicks and the Illegality of Collecting Gold...

CoinWeek Podcast #20: Herb Hicks and the Illegality of Collecting Gold Certificates Did the letter writing campaign of an astute numismatist sway the United States Treasury...

Banknote Profiles – Small Size Silver Certificates And Experimental Notes

By Jim Michaelsen - Paper Money Guaranty.........   Silver certificates and experimental notes leave us with a reminder of some troubled times the US went through,...

Paper Money – $5 Treasury Notes of 1890-1891 with General George...

General George H. Thomas on $5 Treasury Notes By Brad Ciociola, Currency Specialist at Stack's Bowers Galleries ........   Several prominent Union Civil War generals are featured...

Paper Money – A Brief History of Mormon Currency

Banknotes provide a snapshot of the history of Mormons and their trek across the United States By Zachary Habermas - Paper Money Guaranty .....   Within the...