PMG Grading On-Site at Chicago Paper Money Expo

Posted on 3/11/2010

Both US and World currency will be accepted for on-site certification during the CPMX 16th Annual Chicago Paper Money Exposition in Chicago, IL.

The following chart describes the complete roster of on-site services offered during this show:

Value WalkThrough$40 per note
Notes valued at $3,000 and under. Approximate turnaround time is 24 hours.

WalkThrough$100 per note
Notes valued from $3,001 to $25,000. Turnaround time is 24 hours.

ReHolder$15 per note
Notes valued up to $10,000. Turnaround time is 24 hours.

High Value ReHolder$20 per note
Notes valued from $10,001 to $20,000. Turnaround time is 24 hours.

Expedited WalkThrough$150 per note
All notes valued up to $50,000. Turnaround time is 4 hours.

Unlimited Value WalkThrough$250 per note
Expedited service for all notes valued over $50,000. Turnaround time is 4 hours.

*Prices and turnaround times are available only for notes that are listed in Friedberg, Criswell, Haxby and Pick, and correct catalogue attribution must be noted on the accompanying submission form. When submitting, kindly specify only one service price per submission form. PMG Representatives are available to assist you to prepare a submission. PMG will no longer be accepting any "CrossOver" submissions.

*New tier – Bulk World Consecutive $9.50 / per note, 50-note minimum. An attribution fee of $5.00 per note is charged when notes submitted for bulk submission services are not accompanied by proper catalogue number (e.g. Charlton, Pick etc.) *Oversize Notes: The above fees are for individual notes (7 ¾ x 4 ¾). Notes larger than 7 ¾ x 4 ¾ will be charged a $3.00 per-note additional service fee.

Submissions for on-site grading will be accepted from 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 18, until 6:00 p.m. on Friday, March 19. All notes received after 6:00 p.m. on Friday will be taken home to our Sarasota, FL, facilities for regular turnaround times. Throughout the event, PMG Show Representatives will also be accepting submissions for all service levels to be sent to our office in Sarasota. These include US and World Express, Standard Economy and Bulk services. Cut-off time for regular submissions will be 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 20.

Any questions prior to the event can be directed to PMG at 1-877-PMG-5570 or by e-mail at During the convention, please visit our table to get answers to any questions about services offered by PMG.

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