Old US dollar bank notes still valid for all transactions

The United States Embassy has announced that all United States dollar bank notes remain legal tender regardless of their date of issue.

Posting on it’s Twitter handle, the US Embassy said that US policy on bank notes is that all denominations from 1914 till present are still legal tender and valid for any and all payments.

“US Embassy policy is that all designs of U.S. Federal Reserve notes remain legal tender, or legally valid for payments, regardless of when they were issued.

“This policy includes all denominations of Federal Reserve notes from 1914 to present.” They said.

The statement follows complaints by many Zimbabweans that some service providers were rejecting older US dollar bank notes in making purchases.


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