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A Jane Austen £10 note has just sold for 720 times its face value!

Held today at Spink and Son Ltd in London, the Jane Austen Polymer £10 note charity auction raised a fantastic £260,900!  Proceeds from the sale will be donated to three charities: Candelighters, Haven House Children’s Hospice and Macmillan Cancer support. … Continue reading

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Rare world banknotes sell for millions at auction!

Spink and Son Ltd recently held an auction of nearly 2,000 rare world banknotes. The Auction, held in London, included notes from every country in the world, even some that no longer exist, dating from the mid-19th century to the … Continue reading

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Why you should be collecting £5 Coins

We’re often asked by Change Checkers what can they collect once they’ve completed their collections of 50ps, £1s and £2s. Quite simply, there’s only one answer. £5 coins.  These are my reasons why: 1. A Treasure Hunt In the past, … Continue reading

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