1 Gallon of Gas 20 Cents?
A Gallon of Gas, one dozen eggs, 2 loafs of bread and much more. Yes its True! a pre 1965 US dime can buy all this just like it did in 1964.
A long discussion may be needed to explain the effects of inflation but here is what you should know about old silver coins.
Dimes, Quarters, half dollars and dollar coins minted by the US government before 1965 are made of 90% silver, Given today’s price per ounce of silver these coins are worth far more than face value. Other US and foreign coins have different amounts of silver in them and most of these coins are present in the Android Silver Calculator Phone App.
Take a look at this article here for more information or look around this site for a FREE smart phone app that will help you quickly add up the value of these not so old and rare coins!