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  1. SubscriberFMF
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    26 Apr '16 22:19
    Well, is it?
  2. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Apr '16 00:44
    Originally posted by FMF
    Well, is it?
    When I see one I'll let you know.
    (Most of us don't use folding money anymore)
  3. SubscriberFMF
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    27 Apr '16 00:55
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    When I see one I'll let you know.
    (Most of us don't use folding money anymore)
    I had you down as a cash-in-hand, finger-tap-on-the-side-of-the-nose, glance-over-the-shoulder kind of guy.
  4. Subscriberptobler
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    27 Apr '16 03:29
    I don't know about New Zealand - but Australia's getting some new fancy banknotes sometime in the near future... do a Google search for the look...
  5. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Apr '16 03:45
    Originally posted by FMF
    I had you down as a cash-in-hand, finger-tap-on-the-side-of-the-nose, glance-over-the-shoulder kind of guy.
    LOL. I went straight when I turned 12.
  6. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    27 Apr '16 07:19
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    When I see one I'll let you know.
    (Most of us don't use folding money anymore)
    I only ever carry nuggets of gold.


    (Please be aware, most retailers do not accept nuggets of gold for payment of goods; not even Starbucks).
  7. SubscriberKewpie
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    27 Apr '16 07:26
    Originally posted by ptobler
    I don't know about New Zealand - but Australia's getting some new fancy banknotes sometime in the near future... do a Google search for the look...
    They aren't a lot different from the old ones, so they'll fade just the same. Strange things happen to them in washing machines ...
  8. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    27 Apr '16 07:30
    Originally posted by Kewpie
    They aren't a lot different from the old ones, so they'll fade just the same. Strange things happen to them in washing machines ...
    You wash your banknotes?

    I don't even wash my socks. (Exaggeration for humour purposes only).
  9. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    27 Apr '16 07:351 edit
    Originally posted by Ghost of a Duke
    You wash your banknotes?

    You not heard of money laundering? 😵
  10. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    27 Apr '16 07:40
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    You not heard of money laundering? 😵
    Sir, you have ruined my Wednesday.
  11. SubscriberAttilaTheHorn
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    27 Apr '16 13:451 edit
    The NZ $5-bill was designed by Canada and printed here too.
    http://www.thestar.com/business/2016/04/26/canadian-designed-new-zealand-banknote-named-best-of-the-year.html
  12. Subscribersonhouse
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    27 Apr '16 17:241 edit
    Originally posted by AttilaTheHorn
    The NZ $5-bill was designed by Canada and printed here too.
    http://www.thestar.com/business/2016/04/26/canadian-designed-new-zealand-banknote-named-best-of-the-year.html
    What does Te Putea mutua mean? Really nice design though. Beats the hell out of Harriet Tubman on our 20 here in the US. She looks a bit dour in the image they chose. Sentimental, politically correct and all that but still, they could have photoshopped her face a bit.
  13. SubscriberAttilaTheHorn
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    27 Apr '16 22:30
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    What does Te Putea mutua mean? Really nice design though. Beats the hell out of Harriet Tubman on our 20 here in the US. She looks a bit dour in the image they chose. Sentimental, politically correct and all that but still, they could have photoshopped her face a bit.
    It's the name of the New Zealand bank in the native Maori.
  14. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    28 Apr '16 00:43
    Originally posted by AttilaTheHorn
    It's the name of the New Zealand bank in the native Maori.
    Reserve Bank
  15. Subscribersonhouse
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    28 Apr '16 10:22
    Originally posted by wolfgang59
    Reserve Bank
    They are worried about something so they have to have one in reserve?
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