What is a 1976 2 dollar bills worth?

1976 $2 bills were released into circulation on April 13, 1976. On this day people took the bills to have them cancelled, usually with a 13 cent stamp. The stamped 1976 $2 bills sell for about $5 each. Bills stamped overseas might fetch $8. Collectors today do not see 1976 $2 bills with stamps as valuable or rare.

Packs of 100 uncirculated 1976 $2 bills usually sell for $400. Single uncirculated bills sell for about $2.50 each. Circulated notes sell for what they are worth at face value.

590,720,000 $2 notes from Series 1976 were printed. There are currently hundreds of listings for these bills on eBay.

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Updated on Wednesday, March 19 2014 at 04:36AM EDT
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