How much are the coins in your pocket worth? You might be surprised
You can make a mint selling the new plastic £5 note for much more than face value if it has special serial numbers.
But what about the coins in your pocket? Even smaller denomination coins can be sold at a profit if they’re the right type.
Here’s what to look for in your pocket, down the side of the sofa, and in the penny jar.
What’s the rarest coin in circulation? It’s the Kew Gardens 50p.
Check your change for the special 50p piece - because it is now changing hands for more than £50.
That’s because the Royal Mint made just 210,000 of the commemorative coins so they are a must-have item... read more
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