What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulation?

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What do you do with unusual (foreign) coins you find in circulation?

Keep them and add to my collection
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68%
After celebrating a bit put them back into the circulation
8
32%
 
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What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulation?

Post by elemzzuu » Sun Oct 12, 2014 12:48 pm

I know that in this forum most of the people will answer "Keep them and add to my collection", tho it's interesting to know if there are people who would rather get them back into the circulation for others to enjoy a rarer coin after posting a find in this forum and/or ticking box next to the specific coin in the "virtual" collection in the smart phone app or somewhere on the paper.

I guess answers like "sell them on ebay", "try to swap for other coins" means you should choose "keep them" option in the poll.

thank you for your answers!

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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulatio

Post by philgelico » Sun Oct 12, 2014 2:15 pm

I put them apart, and then, when I have several, i propose them to one of my four friends Euro-Coin-Collectors..... And i swap them with some banknotes ...
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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulatio

Post by Wechsler » Sun Oct 12, 2014 4:21 pm

elemzzuu wrote:I know that in this forum most of the people will answer "Keep them and add to my collection"
Keep them and add to the kids collections. :)
Same procedure with all perfect UNC coins. :wink:

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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulatio

Post by GWR7007 » Thu Oct 16, 2014 10:28 pm

What for a question :roll: . Keeping them :mrgreen: . Ok, if there are too many of a specific one, I do spend some; but normally I keep them. I even put them aside, if they're in more or less good condition.
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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulatio

Post by ART » Fri Oct 17, 2014 12:48 am

After celebrating a bit put them back into the circulation (I buy them for my collection).
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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulatio

Post by Liootas » Sat Jan 10, 2015 2:26 pm

I collect only €1 coins. I don't keep all the others. Recently I've found a slovak 5c, I celebrated a bit and put them back in circulation :mrgreen:
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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulation?

Post by Dawizz » Mon Mar 21, 2016 8:57 am

Keep them and add to my collection
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Re: What do you do with unusual coins you find in circulation?

Post by Vunono » Wed Mar 23, 2016 7:08 pm

I keep one in my collection and a couple of doubles to swap, but I enjoy putting the rest in circulation.

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