Posts Tagged ‘U.S. Mint’

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    My Two Cents About Pennies

    Sep 23, 14 • 156 Views • No Comments

    Expensive for the U.S. mint and worthless to consumers, the penny still remains a part of the U.S. money supply although phase-out laws have been proposed....  [read more]

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    An Annoying Penny

    Jan 16, 12 • 400 Views • 2 Comments

    People do not want to pay $2.01 for a tall coffee at Starbucks. No, the problem is not the $2.00. The problem is the penny. Starbucks recently raised the price of a tall coffee to $1.85 in NYC. With tax, the total is $2.01. As a result, baristas are dipping...  [read more]