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Collector's Rare $10 Bill Could Be Worth $500,000

Thu, October 24, 2013 8:00am

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Currency collector Billy Baeder owns what might be the most valuable piece of currency printed since 1929. His $10 bill — a 1933 silver certificate — is one of a small batch the government released, then tried to remove from circulation. His bill also has a rare serial number, making it worth an estimated $500,000.

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