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Monthly Archives: February 2010

A Public Forum For Change To Polymer Banknotes

ounterfeit Au$50 Circulated UPDATE Wednesday 17 February 2010 A leading Sydney radio station was heard by Richard Fahy to be issuing warnings to watch out for counterfeit $50 notes. Criminals have been targeting Western and Outer Western Sydney. The Reserve Bank cannot quantify the extent of the counterfeiting. Faces on our notes draw a blank […]

Collecting and Investing in Old Money

RICHARD E. FAHY OF THE RIGHT NOTE LOOKS AT THE REMARKABLE INVESTMENT PERFORMANCE OF AUSTRALIAN PAPER MONEY If you talk to knowledgeable collectors anywhere in the world, and ask about Australia’s best-known collectable, they will be familiar with the 1930 penny, which has increased in value by 10% per annum, irrespective of wars, inflation, recession, […]