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Sunday, July 09, 2006
Hey, I'll Sell You 5 Pennies For 6 Cents!
Now that's a deal! The US Mint is considering dropping it. Coined, no pun intended, the "nuisance coin," it's funny that only a third of Americans want to actually get rid of them.
So next time you have a penny, keep in mind, you probably could get more for it by melting it down than taking it to the bank. Just be sure to also keep in mind that it's illegal to destroy federal property.
Read the article.