Leftover Currency Blog

Withdrawn Philippine peso banknotes accepted for exchange

End of the road for old Philippine Peso banknotes

30 December 2016 was the last day that the old Philippine peso banknotes were exchangeable at the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas in Manilla. From today, the old peso banknotes no longer have a monetary value. At Leftover Currency however, we will continue to exchange old Philippine peso banknotes...

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Euro coins accepted for exchange

Euro coins worth more than ever

Do you have any leftover Euro coins in your drawers? Good for you! Those Euro coins are worth more than ever now. You'll get £0.78 pounds for 1 euro at today's rate! If you're looking for a way to get more bucks for your Euro coins, you've come to the right place...

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Indian rupee 500 and 1000 banknotes in a bundle

Will Indian rupee 500 and 1000 banknotes soon be worthless?

Indian rupee banknotes of Rs500 and Rs1000 ceased to be legal tender on 8 November 2016. In this blog post we investigate whether there are still some ways to exchange your scrapped Rs500 and Rs1000 banknotes...

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500 Euros banknote - First series obverse accepted for exchange

500 Euro banknotes are taken out of circulation. Here’s why

The European Central Bank will no longer issue 500 euro banknotes, starting from 2018. The highest denomination bills of the single currency will gradually be taken out of circulation. Here's why...

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Is it legal to melt coins?

We've all heard of it: the metal content of coins can be worth more than the face value. Melt a penny and earn two pence for the copper. But is it legal to melt coins? And is it worth it...

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2017 currency predictions

Currency Predictions for 2017

Do you wonder what 2017 has in store for you? With 2016 drawing to a close, here are our predictions for 2017 in regards to money and currency. 2017 can well become a tipping point for the cashless economy. Sweden is on track to become the world's first ...

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We launched our new website

If you are a returning visitor you will have noticed: we've launched our new website! We are proud that we can finally show you what we've been working on in the past few months. Not only has the site been redesigned, we also added a handy new functionality: The online wallet...

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Obsolete old Turkish Lira 1970-2004

I have a Bir milyon Turkish lira banknote. Am I a Millionaire?

Many customers have contacted us at Leftover Currency to ask about their old Turkish Lira banknotes and coins. What are they worth, if anything? In this blog post you will learn more about the value of your old currency from Turkey...

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