Newcastle seller is trying to hawk their new fiver for £50,000 on Ebay
North East owners of the newly minted fiver are hoping for a quick payday by placing early numbered notes for sale on Ebay.
As the first plastic currency issued by the Bank of England, the first series of bills printed are considered by some to be a collector’s item and can be worth several times more than their face value.
Some lucky owners have made hundreds of pounds off of their five pound notes and now others are hoping to cash in too.
A seller from Newcastle has listed their new five pound note for a jaw-dropping £50,000.
The serial number of the note is AK47061189, meaning it was one... read more
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