What is a 1988 series $100 bill worth?
The 1988 series $100 star notes are worth around $175 in extremely fine condition. In uncirculated condition the value is around $350 for notes with an MS 63 grade. Note: Valuable bills should be placed inside currency holders.
How much is a 1988 five bill worth?
Most 1988 series $5 star notes are worth around $20 in very fine condition. In uncirculated condition the price is around $45-50 for notes with an MS 63 grade. Star notes issued from the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston are more valuable- each note can sell for around $90 in uncirculated condition with an MS 63 grade.
How do you check the serial number on a 100 dollar bill?
Serial Number A unique combination of eleven numbers and letters appears twice on the front of the note. Each note has a unique serial number. The first letter of the serial number corresponds to the series year.
How can you tell if a 1988 $100 bill is real?
Hold the note to light to see an embedded thread running vertically to the left of the portrait. The thread is imprinted with the letters USA and the numeral 100 in an alternating pattern and is visible from both sides of the note. The thread glows pink when illuminated by ultraviolet light.
Are old 100 bills worth anything?
Most series are worth at least $600 in very good condition. The earliest series will sell for more money. The 1914 series $100 bills with the blue seal are worth less money.
Is older paper money worth anything?
Worn bills could be worth $100 or more for $20 bills, $250 or more for $50 bills, $1,000 or more for $100 bills, $2,500 or more for $500 bills, and $2,000 or more for $1,000 bills. Confederate Issues are bills issued during the Civil War (1861-1865). They are typically not sought by collectors.
Do old 5 dollar bills have watermarks?
A watermark bearing the image of the person whose portrait is on the bill can be found on all $10, $20, $50, and $100 bills series 1996 and later, and on $5 bills series 1999 and later. The watermark is embedded in the paper to the right of the portrait, and it can be seen from both sides of the bill.
Are old $100 dollar bills worth anything?