Have you ever thought that maybe there was a coin in your pocket change that was really worth something but didn’t know what to look for? Well, look no further than our Pocket Prospector feature, where we share our coin smarts to make you a better collector.
HOW CAN I TELL IF MY OLD MONEY IS WORTH ANYTHING?
Paper money is one of the most intriguing areas of numismatics, but is also one of the most misunderstood. We’ve built this handy guide to help you better understand the bank notes in your collection, and hopefully find a hidden treasure.
VICTORY NICKEL While the end of the Second World War was still two years away, 1943 brought a hopeful shift that was fuelled in part by Canada’s effort on the home front, where our sacrifices and resolve were represented by a coded message on a new 5-cent coin: We Win When We Work Willingly.