Federal Reserve Announces Day of Issue of Redesigned $100 Note

The Federal Reserve Board announced that the redesigned $100 note will begin circulating on October 8, 2013. This note, which incorporates new security features...

Unique #1 Brownback Bank Note on Display at ANA Convention. VIDEO:...

George Schweighofer, President, Currency Quest Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com......... A rare brown back national bank note serial #1 surfaced at the American Numismatic Association Convention in...

Stacks Bower’s U.S. Paper Money Auction Draws Superb Results in Chicago

For the third straight year, Stack’s Bowers Galleries paper currency sessions at the Official Auction of the ANA World’s Fair of Money drew rave...

World Banknote Oddities

By Peter Symes .....   Manufacturing banknotes is a demanding job. Just look at the error notes for sale throughout the world, and it is obvious...

Unique Alaska Discovery Bank Note on Display at Memphis Paper Money...

Lyn Knight, Memphis Paper Show, Andrew Shiva, National Currency Foundation. Interviewer: David Lisot........ A bank note has been uncovered that is being called the "Holy Grail"...

Philippine World War II Bank Notes on Display at Memphis Paper...

Neil Shafer, Exhibitor Interviewer: David Lisot...... A special issue of Philippine paper money was created during World War II was discovered by world bank note researcher...

Book on French Bank Notes Used in the Netherlands. VIDEO: 3:04

Nico Verhoef, Co-Author Interviewer: David Lisot...... After the French Revolution in 1789 the army of France went to the Netherlands where they issued a series of...

Middle Eastern Paper Money Market Report. VIDEO: 2:03

Eyad Alali, Manager, Arab World Collection Center, Jordan Interviewer: David Lisot...... A growing population of bank note collectors is in the Middle East. One of the...

PMG Grades Famous “Grand Watermelon” Note

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has graded and encapsulated the extremely rare 1890 $1,000 Treasury Note, considered to be the most famous US note type....

PMG Releases Complete World Paper Money Price Guide

Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) has announced that it has released the first online price guide for world notes. The World Paper Money Price Guide...

PMG-Certified Note Sells for Record $2.6 Million

A note graded by Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has set a new world record price after it was sold for $2.6 million. Graded VF...

Unique Alaska Brown Back Note Discovery Announced at Memphis International Paper...

Incredible Note from the "Territory of Alaska" in pristine condition and serial #1 Discovered Andrew Shiva, founder of the National Currency Foundation ( a educational...

20th Edition of Friedberg’s Paper Money of United States Marks Publication’s...

By Coin & Currency Institute....   2013-2014 Version is in Full Color and Available in Multiple Formats for First Time Sixty years after its introduction, the 20th...

Lyn Knight Presents the Japanese Destiny Collection of Banknotes for Sale...

In the fall of 2012, I received an e-mail from a man (John Doe, if you will) who said he had military notes from...

1891 $1,000 Marcy Silver Certificate Sets New World Record Selling for...

Stack’s Bowers Galleries, a subsidiary of Spectrum Group International, Inc. (SPGZ), announces the sale of five of the finest large-size Silver Certificates. In addition...

War of 1812 Money was offered by Geoffrey Bell Auctions –...

The war of 1812 was a defining point in Canadian history, bring Upper Canada together in unity and pride as part of the British...

$100 1863 Gold Note Sells for More Than $2 Million at...

Bob Merrill, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions......... Another classic bank note rarity has broken the million dollar mark at public auction. The 1863 gold note series circulated during...

Record Price of $2.5 Million Paid for 1891 $1000 Bill at...

Michael Sadler, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions In a room full of the most serious collectors and dealers in United States paper money a record price of...

Spectrum Numismatics Buys $1000 “Grand Watermelon” for $1.527 Million in Heritage...

Michael Sadler, Auctioneer, Heritage Auctions, Peter Treglia, Currency Director, Spectrum Numismatics Another auction record was set with the million dollar sale of one of the...

Auction of Revolutionary War Era-1780 Rhode Island Currency Today

An uncut single sheet, also called a “half sheet,” of American Revolutionary War-era Rhode Island currency dated 1780, and a Frank Lloyd Wright leaded...

1891 $1,000 Treasury note achieves $2.5m auction record at Heritage

The unique 1891 $1,000 Treasury note is now the most valuable US banknote The only known example of the 1891 $1,000 Treasury note in private...

Three Major Rarities Expected to Bring $1+ Million Each in Heritage’s...

Heritage Auctions’ second CSNS Currency Platinum Night A Fr. 379c Series 1891 $1000 Treasury Note and a Fr. 1166c Series 1863 $100 Gold Certificate –...

Major Mormon Paper Money Collection to be Sold By Holabird-Kagin Americana....

Douglas Nyholm, Consignment Director, Holabird-Kagin. Interviewer: David Lisot One of the largest and most complete collections of Mormon paper money and memorabilia will be sold at...

Something for Everyone at Lyn Knight CPMX Auction

A $10 1882 Value Back from the First National Bank of Smithton, Pa., charter E5311, Fr. 577, sporting an inverted $20 back is one...

Centenary Sale of Unique Set of Australia’s First Banknotes Expected to...

A century after the issue of the Commonwealth of Australia’s first banknotes, history will be made when the only privately owned complete set of Collins/Allen...

1880 $500 brings $441,250 to top Heritage Auctions’ $13.4+ million FUN...

The Greensboro Collection leads strong currency event; Part of $72+ million numismatic auction week including World Coins in New York and U.S. Coins at...

Dallas Auctions Top $28 Million

Heritage's official auctions of the October 2012 National Money ShowSM in Dallas are complete, with overall prices realized exceeding $28.5 million. The US Coin...

Delcampe Offers New Bank Trading Platform. VIDEO: 4:21.

Dimitri Aerts, Dutch Manager, Belgium Interviewer: David Lisot The Belgian internet company Delcampe has a website that specializes in the sale and auction of paper money. Notes...

Rare Coin Road Warrior-Grading Grading And….News from the Dallas ANA National...

Late October 2012   Dear Rare Coin Enthusiast, Grading is everything in rare coins.  One of the old sayings in our business is that a coin’s grade...

Cool Currency! Maastricht 2012

 Dimitri Aerts, Belgium, Corne Akkermans, Netherlands, Belgium 50 Franc 1893, John Eccles, New Zealand, New Zealand 50£, Jos Eijsermans, Netherlands, Chinese Ming note, Pieter...