Coinage reform!

— Aaron

It costs more than a cent to mint a penny (two cents, in fact). Nickels cost 9 cents to mint. Of course some of that is material costs. But there’s also the cost of the minting process itself:

How to make a pennyfrom here.

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3 thoughts on “Coinage reform!

  1. I keep hearing about the government wanting to take pennies out of circulation, and now I can see why. That was really neat – thanks! :o)

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