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The currency in the Philippines is the Philippine peso (or officially piso), divided into 100 centavos (officially centimo).

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Asul wrote:
Tuesday, 3 January 2017 04:20:32 PHT
Hello! ! Didn't realize, I brought pesos which are not updated, thought they are still good. My niece called and told me they don't accept the olds now. If only I knew, I should have left the pesos with them. Is there a way that I can exchange it still? Since I was not aware of the this matter?

Hi Asul, please visit the Bangko sentral ng Pilipinas website. Bangko Sental ng Pilipinas

Dan wrote:
Saturday, 23 July 2016 12:51:18 PHT
Looking for banknotes older than 1950 and coins older than 1950 if you have some to sell please send pictures and asking price to Thank you po...
Gilbert Sison wrote:
Wednesday, 9 September 2015 11:14:38 PHT
I Got 20pcs. of 5peso bill (Emilio Aguinaldo) and 2pcs. of 2peso paper bill (Jose Rizal)..If interested, make an offer for the price of each currencies or special price offer for the whole me at +639233891054/+639773486054 Gilbert
betty knotts wrote:
Wednesday, 21 January 2015 10:01:30 PHT
I have a 10 pesos currency dated 1949. what is the value of it in America and where would I exchange.
Bern wrote:
Wednesday, 12 November 2014 19:23:43 PHT
I have notes shown above, can i still use these notes in the philippine today or can i exchange these old notes for new notes.
Bryan wrote:
Monday, 27 October 2014 15:05:45 PHT
Hello everyone i have with me old coins that I inherent from my grandfather, different currencies from all over the world, if you are interested just shoot me an email. thanks
Ron (from Masbate City) wrote:
Friday, 4 July 2014 23:03:46 PHT
You need to update the images to include the new money. Tourists might think they are getting counterfeit if the money they get looks different then the images you have posted here.
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Thursday, 12 June 2014 12:17:20 PHT
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Ramon Ventura Jr. wrote:
Tuesday, 20 May 2014 09:22:37 PHT
Your Comment Is there a law/rule penalizing stores for not accepting Philippine Peso as cash payment for the reason it is slightly torn and taped in the slightly torn area ?
Keith Roscoe wrote:
Saturday, 5 October 2013 13:53:00 PHT
How much is a 1998 - 10 Sampung Piso currency note worth today?
Hadge wrote:
Thursday, 25 October 2012 03:20:09 PHT
I have a unc 2002 500 Piso note, the serial number is +1287163, is this a replacement note ?
Maricel wrote:
Sunday, 26 August 2012 12:50:26 PHT
Is there any plan to change 500 pesos with ninoy aquino and 1000 pesos because i saw a new 500 and 1000?
Carla wrote:
Friday, 29 June 2012 20:46:39 PHT
Just a trivia. do you know that Philippines has ten thousand peso coin, made of gold with a picture of the late president Corazon Aquino. and two thousand peso bill, larger that the size of the Philippines bills with the picture of the former president Joseph Estrada. But those money didn't circulate because of its high values.
Jerry wrote:
Saturday, 2 June 2012 02:46:11 PHT
I collected Philippine currency for many years and I was married to a Filipina. She got everything when we went through divorce. How do I replace everything she got? I have one P2 Piso bill that she missed in crisp uncirculated condition, everything else is gone. I had currency all the way back to the 1960's when I was stationed in the Philippines.
rose wrote:
Sunday, 22 April 2012 00:36:40 PHT
I have philippine money with me here in USA that similar with the images of money above.I would like to know if i can still use it when i visit there.
Odane English wrote:
Friday, 9 March 2012 11:46:03 PHT
How much does 5000 peso worth in Jamaica currency
mizpahgen wrote:
Tuesday, 29 November 2011 08:42:43 PHT
thanks for this article
donzkie wrote:
Tuesday, 8 November 2011 06:56:27 PHT
anyone can help me? i have 5000 CZK Czech-Koruna and i want to exchange it to PESO . . anyone can help me where? im here at cebu city now. . please help. . please help me where can i CHANGE my CZK Czech-Koruna to PESO . . pls help me. . . I LIVE IN CEBU CITY
aremo abayomi wrote:
Friday, 28 October 2011 18:09:50 PHT
i will like to do my masters degree in phillippines so i will like to know the exchange rate to nigeria currency
Maria Eloisa Geconcillo wrote:
Monday, 27 June 2011 11:25:58 PHT
Hi! Thanks for the article.. anyway, @ Sander who said that: "I'm sorry if I have to ask, but what is really the meaning of the little alibata symbol (baybayin) engraved in the different denominations of our current coins? Kindly correct me if I'm wrong. The alibata symbol corresponds to "Pi". I guess it has a deeper meaning/purpose. Thanks.", that alibata means Filipino not Pilipinas as replied by Jeroen.
Sander wrote:
Friday, 17 June 2011 15:26:38 PHT
I'm sorry if I have to ask, but what is really the meaning of the little alibata symbol (baybayin) engraved in the different denominations of our current coins? Kindly correct me if I'm wrong. The alibata symbol corresponds to "Pi". I guess it has a deeper meaning/purpose. Thanks.

I think it just stand for "Pilipinas". The new banknotes also spell that name in baybayin now.--Jeroen.

Glenn wrote:
Friday, 10 June 2011 12:02:16 PHT
Attn: to coin collectors i have a 1903 five centavo coin. pm on my e.add.
Jonalith wrote:
Thursday, 21 April 2011 10:51:59 PHT
How much is the value of 1,000 yen to philippine money? tanx
Your Namemike wrote:
Saturday, 5 March 2011 21:44:13 PHT
thank you for your site. i feel this is very helpful
Jean champagne wrote:
Friday, 11 February 2011 05:37:59 PHT
How many pesos you need to buy a cold beer : )

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