Skip to main content

Where can I exchange old notes in South Africa?

Where can I exchange old notes in South Africa?

Members of the public will still be able to exchange banknotes at the SARB head office in Pretoria central or through two branches of ABSA. Those wanting to sell Kruger Rands can still do so through the SARB head office in Pretoria.

How much is SA R1 note worth?

2nd Decimal Series – South African Reserve Bank

Note Value Signature Price
R1 A|E TW de Jongh R75
R1 E|A TW de Jongh R75
R2 A|E TW de Jongh R450
R2 A|E TW de Jongh R150

What is the value of old paper money?

Worn bills could be worth $100 or more for $20 bills, $250 or more for $50 bills, $1,000 or more for $100 bills, $2,500 or more for $500 bills, and $2,000 or more for $1,000 bills. Confederate Issues are bills issued during the Civil War (1861-1865).

Can old money be changed at the bank?

Currency that is still valid, but is simply worn, ripped, or in otherwise poor condition can be replaced at a bank. Deposit the money into any account, and the bank’s relationship with their country’s central bank and minting service will ensure that it is swapped for fresh currency.

Where can you sell old notes?

Old coins and notes are now sold/auctioned on multiple online platforms like OLX, Quikr, eBay, IndiaMart, IndiaMart, Coinbazaar and Quikr are for the Indian market only, while Olx and eBay get international audiences too.

Where can I change dollars in South Africa?

Major banks will exchange your Forex if you have a checking or savings account with them. In some instances, a bank will exchange the currency if you have a credit card with them. Few of these institutions charge a fee for this service. However, some institutions do it for free.

Can I still exchange old notes?

If you have old paper notes that are no longer in circulation, your bank may exchange these for you, for a limited time, however this is down to the banks’ discretion.

What should I do with old money notes?

Take them to the Post Office You can deposit out of date banknotes or coins into your bank account through your local Post Office indefinitely.

How do I sell old money notes?

Here’s how you can sell your old notes on eBay:

  1. Step 1: Open the homepage of eBay –
  2. Step 2: Then, get yourself registered as a seller by clicking on the registration tab on the homepage.
  3. Step 3: You will have to take a good picture of the currency note you want to sell and upload it on the platform.

How do I identify old money?

Identify the type of old money in your possession. Old money comes in a variety of forms including the following: Old American Bills, Old Bank Notes, Old American Currency (Colonial times), Old Canadian Currency, Old money printed in error, Federal Reserve Notes and Bills and paper currencies of other countries.

What was the first paper money in the US?

The first United States paper money under the Constitution dates from 1861 when the Demand Notes were issued defining the term “Greenback”. From then to now, all currency issued by the United States Government has remained valid. My collection is a type collection of the first 3 denominations.

How much is my old banknote worth?

Old collectible paper money can be extremely valuable based on if your banknote falls within particular categories. Sometimes we get approached by someone who thinks they have something worth thousands of dollars when its only worth $1-$2.

What is the history of the $1 note?

The first $1 Federal Reserve note was issued in 1963, and its design—featuring President George Washington and the Great Seal of the United States—remains unchanged. Take a look at the $1 note and its security features.