The $120 Million Bicentennial Quarter: This Coin Will Change Your Life 

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Decade-old "$120 Million Bicentennial Quarter" urban legend. Mythology says a 1976 US Bicentennial quarter was accidentally made with valuable markings or flaws.  

Most accounts say that these quarters were struck on top of a 1941 Canadian quarter, making a very rare coin worth millions of dollars.  


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Some of these coins are said to have made it into circulation, and the lucky people who found them became millionaires right away.


That being said, there isn't any solid proof that such a valuable coin exists. It is not known if the U.S.  


Mint has any Bicentennial quarters that were struck over Canadian quarters or any other valuable mistakes. 


Numismatic experts have also disproved the myth, saying that while there are mistakes and variations in collecting coins, the "$120 Million Bicentennial Quarter" is completely made up. 


There's been talk about the $120 Million Bicentennial Quarter story for a long time. It's an interesting premise, 


and people like the idea of finding treasure in everyday things. I learned that it's important to think things through and be skeptical when people say things that sound too good to be true. 


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