Paper Money Collecting – Forming a Basic Rare Currency Library

By Kevin Foley, Special Contributor to CoinWeek....   I’m pleased to be joining Coin Week as a contributor, providing views and commentary about rare currency and paper...

THE UNDERCOVER COLLECTIBLE – 50 YEARS OF SMALL-SIZED $1 FEDERAL RESERVE...

By Al Doyle for CoinWeek .....   Why be sneaky and come up with all kinds of tricks to hide an item when the same thing can be achieved in...

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...

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...

The Making of History: The Silver Certificates of the Educational Series,...

By Jay H. Recher - Paper Money Guaranty Corporation ......   The first part of a two-part article discussing the three notes that make up the...

Has the Treasury Department Reversed Course on the Tubman Paper Money...

By Charles Morgan and Hubert Walker for Coinweek ....   For most numismatists, the whole thing came as a surprise. The Women On 20s movement, a...

D.B. Cooper – The Getaway Money – Video

 At the 2018 Florida United Numismatists Convention, Paper Money dealer Ethan Thomaston exhibited several banknotes connected to notorious airline hijacker D.B. Cooper. D.B. Cooper, or...

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...

Treasury Department Responds to Questions on Tubman $20 Currency Redesign

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   Last month, CoinWeek reported on the latest developments in the forestalled currency redesign of the $20 Federal Reserve Note as...

Paper Money – Altered Banknotes vs. Repaired Banknotes

Posted by Chad Hawk - Grader, Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) ......   There is a significant difference between notes that have been altered and those that...

Error Is Human, Pt. 1: Certifiable U.S. Paper Money Errors

Part I of a two part series discussing the US errors that Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) will recognize, grade and encapsulate. By Jay H. Recher...

Astonishing Fancy 88888888 Serial Number US FRN Denomination Set Offered by...

While we have auctioned off hundreds of thousands of lots of paper money through the years, we have never handled one quite like 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...

Million Dollar Currency Collection of Joel R. Anderson Highlights – Exclusive...

 The Million Dollar Currency Collection of Joel R. Anderson is the subject of this CoinWeek Exclusive video. We sit with Stack's Bowers Galleries co-founder...

The Making of History: The Silver Certificates of the Educational Series,...

By Jay H. Recher - Paper Money Guaranty Corporation ...... The second part of a two-part article discussing the three notes that make up the...

The Joel R. Anderson Multi-Million Dollar Collection of Paper Money, Part...

 Paper money collector Joel R. Anderson is a major figure in the American publishing industry. As director and chairman of the Anderson Companies, he oversaw...

Q. David Bowers – Focus on the Classic, Affordable $1 1862...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   All across the market, excitement continues to build for our forthcoming sale of the Joel R....

Court Denies Appeal to Remove “In God We Trust” From Currency

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On May 31, the United States Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago ruled against a man suing to remove...

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...

1890 $1,000 “Grand Watermelon” Note Brings Over $2 Million

Stack’s Bowers Galleries’ Joel. R. Anderson Collection Part III Auction Realizes Over $8.6 Million  - 1890 $1,000 “Grand Watermelon” Note Brings Over $2 Million Stack’s Bowers...

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...

Part II of the Joel R. Anderson Collection of United States...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ...... regarding the upcoming Paper Money sale of the Joel R. Anderson Collection Part II. Part II...

Iconic & Artistic Large Size US Banknotes

Large Size US Paper Money offers historical importance unmatched by any other trade Large size American currency is fascinating in its use of imagery on...

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...

Paper Money – Some of My U.S. Currency Favorites

By Chad Hawk - Grader, Paper Money Guaranty (PMG) ......   As a grader for PMG, I enjoy the tremendous benefit of seeing some of the...

CoinWeek IQ 360: How it Works – Vintage Spider Press –...

 CoinWeek IQ: Analysis and Insights from the editors of CoinWeek.com and the industry's leading experts. CoinWeek teams up with Michael Bean, retired printer from the...

$2 Lucky Panda Latest in Lucky Money Collection From BEP

By Bureau of Engraving and Printing ......   The Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is pleased to introduce the $2 Lucky Panda, a new addition...

Large Brown Seal 1882 $1000 Gold Certificate One of Two in...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   Today I feature a rarest of the rare, finest of the fine note from the Joel...

U.S. Currency – Nevada Issued Paper Money

By Allen Rowe  - Northern Nevada Coin ...... In 1863 the National Banking Act birthed forward a new type of currency in the United States. These...

Q. David Bowers – Focus on the Exceedingly Rare $20 Silver...

By Q. David Bowers - Co-founder, Stack's Bowers ......   At the several offices of Stack's Bowers Galleries we are all busy wrapping up our five...