Welcome to MyDateNote.com, your premier destination for unique and rare Date Notes! We've undergone a significant transformation and are excited to share our new e-commerce platform with you. While we previously operated as a quarterly auction site, we now offer a revolutionary shopping experience where you can easily find and purchase those special Date Notes you've been searching for.

What is a Date Note, and why are they so rare and valuable in today's changing currency landscape?

A Date Note is a unique form of currency where the 8-digit serial number precisely spells out a date in the 2-digit month, two-digit day, and 4-digit year format. The rarity of finding a specific serial number is extraordinary, with odds as slim as 1 in 100 million. To put this rarity into perspective, it's akin to finding a needle in a haystack or capturing a winning lottery ticket.

This exceptional rarity has recently been amplified due to a significant shift in United States paper currency production. The Bureau of Engraving and Printing's Capital Investment Plan for the 2023 fiscal year includes the acquisition of new machinery, the NS LEPE (Non-sequential Large Examining and Printing Equipment). This advanced equipment can print larger sheets of currency notes, but it operates differently. Historically, US currency was produced with sequential serial numbers, making it easier for collectors to find specific dates. However, the NS LEPE equipment breaks from this tradition, resulting in nonconsecutive sequencing of currency straps. Moreover, this new machinery will not produce star notes, which collectors use to find Date Notes.

The consequence of this shift is that future serial number patterns in currency straps may contain gaps and will no longer follow consecutive sequences, making it increasingly challenging to find specific date sequences on newly printed notes.

To delve deeper into this evolving currency landscape and its impact on Date Note rarity and value, we encourage you to read our detailed article on our website (Revolution in U.S. Banknote Printing: A New Challenge for Date Note Collectors). This article provides valuable insights into the changing dynamics of US currency production and its implications for Date Note collectors.

At MyDateNote.com, we've made it our mission to curate a collection of these extraordinary Date Notes, each one a perfect currency gift for those special occasions. No more waiting for quarterly auctions; you can now explore our extensive database at your convenience. But that's not all – we're not just a place to buy and sell; we're a community of passionate Date Note enthusiasts.

As an ongoing collector, I, George Markakis, continuously hunt for new Date Notes, adding fresh treasures to our database weekly. I understand how crucial it is for you to find that one special Date Note that's missing. That's why we encourage you to create a wish list on our website, indicating the Date Notes you're longing for. Once we add them to our database, we'll send you an email or text notification. It's all about making sure you don't miss out on the Date Notes you've been seeking.

To receive these notifications, it's vital that you provide both your email and cellphone information. We don't want you to miss a beat when it comes to finding your perfect Date Notes. Join us in this exciting journey of discovery and acquisition!

Why Date Notes Are Extraordinary

Rare and Unique, Date Notes are exceptional banknotes with serial numbers that spell out specific dates in a visually stunning format.

Gift Giving

Perfect Gifts

Framed or as is, Date Notes are memorable gifts for birthdays, anniversaries, and special occasions.

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The joy of finding Date Notes representing historical events, sports victories, or other special moments is rewarding and fun.

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Moments in Time

Some Date Notes are tangible pieces of history, their serial numbers connecting them to significant events, like the moon landing, presidential inaugurations, or famous battles.


Our Date Note journey began over 35 years ago when a unique Date Note
emerged during a poker game. This simple discovery has evolved into a lifelong
passion. With our ever-growing collection of over 15,000 Date Notes, we're not
just about numbers; we're about preserving history and celebrating life's
important moments.

Don't forget to explore our gallery section, showcasing the most exclusive and
exceptional Date Notes we've acquired throughout the years. Each note tells a
unique story, and we're eager to share our enthusiasm with you.

Join us on this Date Note adventure. Discover, acquire, and enjoy the beauty of
these remarkable currency gems. MyDateNote.com is now your go-to source for
Date Notes, and we can't wait to embark on this journey with you!