Santa Claus Bank Notes from the Roger H. Durand Collection

By Kathy Lawrence  Santa Claus Bank Notes - Heritage Currency ..........   Many countries have versions of St. Nicholas. The American version came to us by...

Stack’s Bowers Presents the Joel R. Anderson Collection of U.S. Paper...

With great pleasure, Stack’s Bowers Galleries brings to market The Joel R. Anderson Collection of United States paper money, the largest, finest, and most...

U.S. Banknote Supplier Crane Currency Purchased for $800 Million

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On Tuesday, December 5, Crane Company, based out of Stamford, Connecticut, issued a press release announcing the purchase of the...

Latest in BEP Lucky Money Collection: 2018 Year of the Dog...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   In celebration of the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is pleased...

Stack’s Bowers Baltimore Currency Auction Now Open for Bidding

By Brad Ciociola - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   The Stack’s Bowers Galleries Official Currency Auction of the Whitman Coin and Collectibles Winter Expo is...

21st Edition of Friedberg’s U.S. Paper Money to See October Release

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   Sixty-four years after its introduction, the 21st edition of Paper Money of United States, the standard reference book on...

Auction 978 from David Lawrence Rare Coins Closes Sunday

By David Lawrence Rare Coins ......   Our Sunday Internet Auction #978 offers a fantastic selection of 430 new items, 65 No Reserve lots and 23...

Damaged U.S. Currency Redemption Services for Citizens Affected by Hurricanes Harvey...

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   If hurricane victims have currency that has been damaged by flood waters resulting from Hurricanes Harvey or Irma,...

Whitman Releases New 7th Edition of Kenneth Bressett’s Guide Book of...

Whitman Publishing has released the new seventh edition of the Guide Book of United States Currency, a guide to American paper money by Kenneth...

CoinWeek Podcast #76: Frederick Bart Discusses New $1 Error Note –...

CoinWeek Podcast #76: Frederick Bart Discusses New $1 Error Note - Audio Mobile phone users. Stream this podcast for free by downloading the podomatic app or subscribe...

US Paper Money & Scrip – Military Payment Certificates

MPCs are growing in popularity and can offer the new collector an easy and fun way to learn about numismatics US large & small size...

From the Herb Hicks Files – The Illegal Ban on Gold...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for CoinWeek and re-posted  ....   In 1963, Coin World columnist and former ANA librarian Ted Hammer wrote about a...

Paper Money Grading – PMG Certifies 2,000,000 Notes

Paper Money Guaranty® (PMG®) has announced that it has now certified 2,000,000 notes, a first for a third-party paper money grading service and more...

Complete Gem District Set of 1934 $500 Light Green Seal Notes...

The collection--the only complete Gem District Set known to exist--will be exhibited at the 2017 International Paper Money Show (IPMS) in Kansas City, June...

How Paper Currency Has Changed in Our Lifetimes

By Joshua McMorrow-Hernandez for CoinWeek.com ......   Take a look at the paper currency you’re carrying around and think back several years. You’ll probably notice that...

Obscure California National Gold Bank Notes Highlight Heritage US Currency Auction

By CoinWeek ....   Heritage Auctions sold a total of $32,576,612 USD worth of U.S. coins, currency and World currency at the 78th annual Central States...

Paper Money News – Trump Appoints Jovita Carranza as New United...

Carranza replaces popular US Treasurer Rosie Rios, who left the post in July, 2016 By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Fans of modern US paper money, take...

CoinWeek: Cool Currency! 2017 Episode 1 – 4K Video

Cool Currency! gets its first episode of 2017. We really break the bank with four segments that feature four cool U.S. and world banknotes. John...

Eric P. Newman Currency Rarities on Offer at Heritage Auctions

Items being sold are from the extensive collection of Eric P. Newman’s Numismatic Education Society A 1775 Massachusetts Bay Colony 5 Pounds 4 Shillings Bond...

Sweet Tea Currency Notes, Virtually Flawless 1936 Satin Proof Buffalo Featured...

By CoinWeek .....   On 8:00 pm Sunday night, David Lawrence Rare Coins will wrap up Auction #956. Featuring 385 certified coins and 49 notes from...

CoinWeek: Montgomery Notes: Early Paper Money of the Confederacy – 4K...

Stack's Bowers' Currency Specialist Brad Ciociola discusses a recent consignment of high-end Montgomery notes, one of the most popular series of Confederate bank notes. Montgomery notes...

Heritage: Visually Stunning 1934 $5,000 Federal Reserve Note Could Cash in...

Nearly 5,000 lots greet bank note and paper money collectors at Heritage Auctions Jan. 4-10 event in Fort Lauderdale A trio of unique items that...

Kolbe & Fanning Offer Thian Album of Confederate Currency

Online Catalogue Now Available for Bidding The catalogue for Kolbe & Fanning’s 2017 New York Book Auction has been posted to the firm’s online bidding...

‘Tis the Season for Silver and Gold and Santa

For the new collector, young or old, on your shopping list: go buy the book! By Jim Bisognani for Numismatic Guaranty Corporation ......   'Tis the season....

CoinWeek News Wire for October 28, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 28, 2016 Brain Food 1.) Is It Illegal to Deface US Currency? While this video may be ridiculously awesome, because Bill...

Coinweek Cool Currency! 2016 Episode 4 – 4K Video

CoinWeek's popular Cool Currency! series returns with our fourth episode this season. We look at two popular American notes and two important and rare...

Two High Denomination Notes Highlight Stack’s Bowers US Currency Auction

By CoinWeek ....   Stack's Bowers, the Official Auctioneer of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles Expo in Baltimore, is dedicating two sessions of its auction to...

CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for October 21, 2016 Brain Food 1.) What is the Average Lifespan of a Coin? Coins are tough little devils. Over the course...

Grading Paper Money – 2016 PMG Registry Award Winners

The results of the seventh annual PMG Registry Awards are in! Each year Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) recognizes outstanding achievement in Registry set building. As...

Stack’s Bowers US Paper Money – Chicago $5,000 Federal Reserve Note

By Aris Maragoudakis - Currency Specialist, Stack's Bowers ......   Crossing the block this November at our Baltimore Official Auction of the Whitman Coin & Collectibles...