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Can you make a mint collecting old banknotes?

If you have the passion – and patience – to collect rare examples of banknotes, then you could make much more than their face value – but read on to see if it’s a collection you can bank on

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1p and 2p coins saved for the nation: Chancellor confirms no coins or notes will be withdrawn from circulation

Chancellor Philip Hammond is calling to an end speculation about the demise of copper coins. 

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Stephen Hawking commemorated on new 50p blackhole coin

Professor Stephen Hawking is being commemorated on a new 50p coin unveiled by the Royal Mint today.

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Deal of the week: get 20% off Royal Mint coins including Peter Rabbit and Paddington

Moneywise partner Vouchercloud is offering a 20% off discount code for Royal Mint childhood character and bestselling coin orders.

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Check your change! Best of Britain A to Z 10p coin collection re-released by The Royal Mint

The Royal Mint is re-releasing its range of A to Z coins which celebrate the best of Britain.

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Commemorative 50p coin set worth £90 sells out in one hour - and is now on eBay for £499

The Royal Mint launched a series of 50p coins to commemorate 50 years of its circulation, but has sold out in just one hour.

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'Very rare' 50p sells for £480 on eBay

A bidding war on auction site eBay saw a ‘very rare’ 50p coin sell for £480 this week

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Inflation concerns over removal of 1p and 2p coins "unfounded"

Removing the 1p and 2p from circulation would not cause inflation according to analysts at the Bank of England.

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Spring Statement 2018: Is the writing on the wall for 1ps, 2ps and £50 notes?

“The writing looks to be on the wall for 1ps and 2ps”, writes one personal finance analyst, while £50 notes may also be at risk after the government published a call for evidence on the future of cash and digital payments as...

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