Volume 60 – #18

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Volume 60#18

December 6 – December 19, 2022

Stephen Adams, a collector since childhood, serves as the vice-president of the Hamilton Coin Society, the club services chair of the Ontario Numismatic Association and a member of the Canadian Paper Money Society.

Start your banknote collection today with a simple approach

You can start your banknote collection today by tracking down the country’s most recent issue, a vertical $10 bill in circulation for four years this November. Banknote collectors (also known as notaphilists) collect according to a large variety of specialties, including by type, by topic or by finding scarce or rare varieties, errors and replacement notes. Each collector decides how to pursue their hobby, and the possibilities are vast, but if you decide to start a collection today, there’s a simple approach. “This is something you could reasonably get at the bank machine to start your collection this afternoon,” said Stephen Adams, a Mohawk College professor and collector since childhood. “It’s easy to get these modern notes at face value.” Continue reading →

RCM coin exchanges coming to nine cities
Page 1
2023 Peace Dollar issues lead November catalogue
Page 1
RCNA President’s Award goes to U.S. numismatist
Page 6
Visual aids on banknotes
Page 9
Chris Lasalle lived ‘the real value of being a collector’
Page 11

Pick Our Brain
Do you have a collecting question?
Page 6
Focus on Canadian paper money
Page 16
CCN Marketplace
Are you buying or selling?
Page 24
Show & Bourse
Check out the shows in your area
Page 26
Stanley Clute
Notes & Bills
Banking history spans globe across millennia
Page 8
Sean Sinclair
Commemorative Coins
Isle of Man set celebrates Second World War’s end
Page 10

John Regitko
Errors & Varieties
Unique’ means there can be only one
Page 12

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