December 7, 2012
In daily life in Britain, few of us encounter our largest banknote: the ?50. But compared with the highest-value bill in the eurozone, it constitutes small change. The top of the currency tree in Europe is occupied by the ?500 note, worth about ?400. And, if like a listener to Radio 4?s Money Box programme, you find yourself landed with two of them, you could struggle to spend or convert them.
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