eBay: ‘Rare’ £1 coin with minting defects selling for £500 – YOUR coin could have them too

eBay is the world’s biggest online auction site, attracting thousands and thousands of buyers and sellers. Amongst those are keen coin collectors, who are willing to splash out for seemingly small change. One coin hoping to attract one of these collectors is a “rare” £1 coin with a significant minting error. The coin was listed […]

eBay: ‘Rare’ public libraries 50p coin selling for hundreds – do YOU have one?

eBay is full of 50p coins of differing designs, and a recent addition is a 2000 Public Libraries design. Seller ‘terryneuk’ has listed the 50 pence piece for a whopping £200, claiming it is “rare”. Writing in the description, the seller said: “Very Rare Collectable Public Libraries 1850-2000 50p”. This particular design was released in […]

Universal Orlando is selling ‘Jurassic World’ treats this summer — here’s where you can find them

Universal Orlando Resorts is selling three “Jurassic World”-themed treats to commemorate the release of the movie. It’s also the 25th anniversary of the first “Jurassic Park” movie. The treats range in price from $ 3.29 to $ 7.45 and can only be found in Universal’s Islands of Adventure’s Jurassic Park area. INSIDER tried the three […]

eBay: ‘Rare’ Abolition of the Slave Trade £2 coin selling for £1000 – YOU could have one

eBay is a coin collector’s paradise, with more and more rare coins added to the site everyday. One of the latest additions to the online auction site is a “rare” £2 coin, celebrating the abolition of the slave trade in 1807. The coin was listed this evening on eBay, with the starting bid of £1,000 […]

Amazon is still selling busted Jawbone fitness trackers in the US after puling them in the UK

Amazon Amazon is still selling defunct Jawbone fitness trackers after removing them from sale in the UK following an investigation by consumer charity Which?. Jawbone’s supporting app Jawbone UP ceased to function in May, rendering the devices useless. It follows the company going into liquidation last year. The app had been broken for more than […]

These $20 alien popcorn buckets at Toy Story Land sold out in hours on opening day and people are already selling them online

Kirsten Acuna/INSIDER Toy Story Land opened June 30 at Hollywood Studios in Florida’s Walt Disney World. There are long waits to get inside the area and additional waits to get on the rides. The most popular item by far on opening day was a refillable alien popcorn bucket. It cost $ 20. The park opened […]

Outpour of support for 8yo black girl after white woman calls police over her selling water (VIDEO)

A video showing a white woman in San Francisco reporting an 8-year-old girl to the police for selling water without a permit has gone viral, with people calling out the woman, dubbed ‘Permit Petty,’ for racial bias. The footage posted by the girl’s mother on Saturday starts with her claiming that the white woman, who […]

Verizon and AT&T will stop selling your phone’s location to data brokers

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | skaman306) Verizon and AT&T have promised to stop selling their mobile customers’ location information to third-party data brokers following a security problem that leaked the real-time location of US cell phone users. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) recently urged all four major carriers to stop the practice, and today he published […]

Singapore Begins Selling Paid Tickets And Awards For World’s Longest Flight

Book Paid And Award Tickets For SQ21, World’s Longest Flight Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does […]