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Northern Ireland banks converting notes to Polymer

Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 10:44 am
by Paul
.....coming soon to the U.S. ??

LINK HERE

Re: Northern Ireland banks converting notes to Polymer

Posted: Tue Nov 20, 2018 7:04 pm
by Daniel
I would think we would eventually get away from physical currency altogether but might be polymer first.

Re: Northern Ireland banks converting notes to Polymer

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 11:15 pm
by PetesPockets55
What are the advantages of using polymer notes?

Re: Northern Ireland banks converting notes to Polymer

Posted: Thu Nov 22, 2018 11:35 pm
by Daniel
They last longer.

Re: Northern Ireland banks converting notes to Polymer

Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:08 am
by PetesPockets55
Daniel wrote:
Thu Nov 22, 2018 11:35 pm
They last longer.

Thanks Daniel.
Wonder if it will make it more difficult to counterfeit also?

Re: Northern Ireland banks converting notes to Polymer

Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:15 am
by Paul
PetesPockets55 wrote:
Mon Nov 26, 2018 12:08 am
Daniel wrote:
Thu Nov 22, 2018 11:35 pm
They last longer.

Thanks Daniel.
Wonder if it will make it more difficult to counterfeit also?
...... that was my 'take-away' also ....