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# old-money - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Check your mattress - €226 million in old Irish punts remains unaccounted for - and you can still redeem it
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# Old Money

Check your mattress - €226 million in old Irish punts remains unaccounted for - and you can still redeem it

May 13th 2018, 6:30 AM 49,523 Views 31 Comments

A whopping €1.5 million worth of old Irish money was redeemed last year alone

# old-money - Thursday 19 January, 2017

Poll: Have you checked if you have old punts lying around at home?
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# Your Say

Poll: Have you checked if you have old punts lying around at home?

Jan 19th 2017, 8:36 AM 38,296 Views 69 Comments

The Central Bank says there is still almost a quarter of a billion euro of old Irish punts still missing.

Cash savvy members of the public exchange €1.3m worth of old Irish punts
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# CASH IN

Cash savvy members of the public exchange €1.3m worth of old Irish punts

Jan 19th 2017, 6:05 AM 41,493 Views 24 Comments

There is still over a quarter of a billion euro worth of punts lying about in drawers and jars across Ireland.

# old-money - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

Someone spent this £1000 wad of old punts in Clones last week
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From The Daily Edge
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Someone spent this £1000 wad of old punts in Clones last week

May 11th 2016, 1:56 PM 12,541 Views 2 Comments

He just casually found a stack of £20 notes in his gaff. No biggy.

# old-money - Sunday 1 May, 2016

People are still hoarding hundreds of millions in Irish punts
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# Old Money

People are still hoarding hundreds of millions in Irish punts

May 1st 2016, 6:00 PM 21,020 Views 32 Comments

Irish pounds valued at €1.4 million were exchanged during 2015.

# old-money - Friday 3 April, 2015

Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma
# Old Money
# Old Money

Greece has been secretly putting together a plan to bring back the drachma

Apr 3rd 2015, 3:05 PM 37,837 Views 207 Comments

But the government insists it will be able to pay its debts on time.

# old-money - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Dozens of businesses trade in Irish punt in Monaghan town
# Old Money
# Old Money

Dozens of businesses trade in Irish punt in Monaghan town

May 16th 2012, 2:52 PM 14,742 Views 48 Comments

Though the old punt is no longer legal tender in Ireland there is nothing wrong with what shopkeepers, publicans and business owners are doing in Clones.

# old-money - Sunday 6 March, 2011

Spanish town introduces old currency alongside euro to boost economy
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From The Daily Edge
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Spanish town introduces old currency alongside euro to boost economy

Mar 6th 2011, 2:14 PM 4,531 Views 0 Comments

The peseta is making a come back in the town of Mugardos, on the north coast of Spain.