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Gold teeth are changing hands as the credit crunch bites

PUBLISHED: 10:31 09 November 2009 | UPDATED: 16:32 07 September 2010

The ever increasing demand for gold today means these are unique times for the public to exchange unwanted gold for cash. Such is the demand, that Ounces To Pounds (www.ounces2pounds.com) have even received offers from the public to cash in on their gold

The ever increasing demand for gold today means these are unique times for the public to exchange unwanted gold for cash.

Such is the demand, that Ounces To Pounds (www.ounces2pounds.com) have even received offers from the public to cash in on their gold teeth.

Ounces To Pounds UK President Mark Nicholson has so far seen seven people come into the company's Heddon Street headquarters in London's Mayfair looking to exchange their unwanted molars in return for cash.

At current prices, a single gold tooth can fetch as much as £500, depending on weight, size and carat.

Since launching in the UK in March 2009, Ounces to Pounds (www.ounces2pounds.com) have purchased over £1.2m worth of gold from the public


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