Some “junk” silver coins my husband has found in his change.
Here’s a quick tip from my husband today.
Before spending any change you are given, be sure to examine dimes and quarters very closely. These coins, as well as half-dollars made before 1965 were made of 90% silver. With the price of silver continuing to climb, hovering around $30/oz lately, these coins are worth significantly more than face value. So keep them!
Here’s another interesting article with about collecting these coins.
Have you been saving your pre-1965 silver coins?