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Old 2nd February 2021, 05:49 PM   #41
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Originally Posted by Trebuchet View Post
I suspect that last date is significant.
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Old 2nd February 2021, 05:56 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by gypsyjackson View Post
If there were to be a revaluation, wouldn’t there then be a ‘note swap’ or similar exercise in order to trade? I don’t know much about international finance, but I assume a country can’t say “right, our dinar used to be worth a tenth of a cent, now it’s worth 100 million dollars. Somebody go get the change from down the back of the sofa and nip to pay off our national debt”.
Yes, that's exactly how it works.

The scam as presented now assumes some economic magic will occur that makes the current notes worth much more. In real revaluation schemes, it's exactly like you say. Old notes get traded in for new notes, and eventually the old notes become worthless. There is no benefit to hoarding low value currency.
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Old 7th February 2021, 06:44 PM   #43
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I like the Dinar bills that have Saddam's image on them. Those are not worth anything now other than collectibles as they were replaced by the newer currency. If you frame a few of the Saddam bills it makes a nice display if you have some sort of History themed room to decorate. Other than that, no real value at all.
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