In January, Kevin Lipton paid $2,585,000 for a rare penny. On the other hand, Roger Pasquier has been collecting coins off the streets of New York since the 1980’s. He averaged $58 a year until the advent of the iPhone; then his annual collection jumped to nearly $100. If you are looking to scrape up spare change (or possibly more), check out Florida’s Treasure Hunt.
Jeff Atwater, Chief Financial Officer of Florida has over a billion dollars’ worth in dormant accounts and things people have left in safe deposit boxes. There is no cost to claim it, and no statute of limitations to make a claim. A free online search could put dollars in your pocket. For more information and to search what may be available to you, go to the State’s Division of Accounting and Auditing Bureau of Unclaimed Property website at https://www.fltreasurehunt.org/.