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Recently I received an offer for the complete set of 1929 Federal Reserve Bank Notes.  It appears that this includes a $5 note, $10 note, $20 note, $50 note and $100 note.
Price is $179 plus $7 shipping and service for each note.
1.  Is there a market for these and would they make a good investment; and
2.  Is the price in the range of reason; and
3.  Are these still negotiable currency.  If so, the $100 note would be the best selection?

Thank you.

Hi Melvin,

Yes, they are still negotiable.  However, I doubt that the set includes $5, $10, $20, $50 and $100 bills. That adds up to $185 and no one would sell them for under face value.

The notes are really only collectible in high grade.  In low grade, they may be worth only 10% over face value.  Since i have no way of knowing what condition they are in, I can't tell you the investment opportunity these offer.

Remember, if it sounds too good to be true, it usually is.

Joe Hylas
Omega Precious Metals
Glen Cove, NY  11542

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