A 1976 $2 bill is only worth face value, as of July 2014. This bill is not considered old enough or rare enough to be considered a collectible. Rarity is a major deciding factor in a currency's worth.Know More
Nineteen seventy-six $2 bills were released on April 13, 1976. The bills were printed at all 12 Federal Reserve banks. These bills have sparked some interest in collectors because their release marked the first time United States money had been redesigned in many years. They have low serial numbers and can still be found in uncirculated packs.
Despite not being worth more than face value, there are buyers willing to purchase 1976 $2 bills. Some have been reported to sell for $5. Bills that were minted in exotic places have sold for as much as $8.
Contrary to public belief, $2 bills are still being printed and circulated. The recent series of $2 bills was released in 2003.Learn more about Coins & Currency
The $2 bill is an active currency and retains its face value, according to the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Collectible values for antique bills depend on the year, condition and printing errors, explains PaperMoneyGuide.com. Two-dollar bills dating back to 1953 generally have a collectible value of $12 or less.Full Answer >
A standard 1953 U.S. five dollar bill was worth anywhere from $6 to $80 in 2014, according to CoinSite. AntiqueMoney.com states that determining factors include the bill's rarity, condition and serial numbers, while Old Currency Values reveals that seal color and whether it has been circulated add or detract value.Full Answer >
A United States $1 bill with a blue seal on it is called a silver certificate and ranges in value from face value for common varieties in normal condition up to $150 for a particular type of 1928 bill in excellent condition, as of 2014. The value of silver certificates depends upon rarity and condition. In the same series of currency, uncirculated bills are worth more than used ones.Full Answer >
According to Old Currency Buyers, a 1953 red-print $2 bill typically has a resale value of $2.50. The value of a $2 bill may increase if paired with consecutively numbered bills or bills with special markings.Full Answer >