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March 2017 Eliminate U.S. Penny/Cent Bill Proposed to Senate

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March 2017 Eliminate U.S. Penny/Cent Bill Proposed to Senate Penny elimination legislation is being proposed again this year. The bill is being labeled as, ‘Currency Optimization, Innovation, and National Savings Act of 2017’ by John McCain, R-Arizona and Mike Enzi, R-Wymoming. Eliminate Penny Goal: Stop all production of the one-cent penny coin for ten years. During this time period, a …

Why Penny Count by Weight Won’t Work

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Why Penny Count by Weight Won’t Work Counting pennies by how many pennies per pound just does not work. But why? That’s because not all pennies weight the same. In 1982, the metal composition of the penny was changed from being made of 95% copper to 97.5% zinc. This mean the weight of each penny changed from 3.11 grams to …

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President Barack Obama on Eliminating Penny 2013

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President Barack Obama on Eliminating Penny 2013     See the video here:     Obama 2013 Exert Transcript on the One-Cent Coin:     “I don’t know.” “It’s one of those things where I think people get attached emotionally to the way things have been,” the president said. “We remember our piggy banks and counting out all the pennies …

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Penny Nickel Composition Change Findings

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Penny Nickel Composition Change Findings     The Coin Modernization Act of 2010 has officially announced their findings. So what is the answer? ‘We need more time.’ No news is the absolute best news as it means that we all have a lot more time to capitalize on pennies and nickels before the Government takes them in themselves. Most intriguing …

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Coin Modernization Act 2010 Reports 2012

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Coin Modernization Act 2010 Reports 2012     A friendly reminder that the Coin Modernization Act 2010 is to report its findings mid-December 2012. That means, any day now, we could get the update on whether the penny is being eliminated or having a metal composition change. This also goes for the nickel being eliminated or having a change in …

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The Three Multi-Values of Pennies

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The Three Multi-Values of Pennies       Intrinsic Value   Currency Value   Numismatic (Collector) Value Intrinsic Value   All forms of currencies have intrinsic value. This means the actual physical monetary value of the item itself. A penny is made of metal. Therefore, it has metal value based on the metal content. For example, a copper penny is …

Why do People Buy Newer Zinc Pennies?

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Why do People Buy Newer Zinc Pennies?   What’s so special about these coin bags full of newer zinc pennies? It’s about perspective and experience. To some, these are worthless trinkets because of their metal zinc content. Sort out the older coins and deposit these for face value. But is this an accurate assessment? To a Lincoln Cent Collector, the …

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Sell Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies

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Sell Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies   We will buy pennies in roll or box form that are Brilliant Uncirculated grade. This means never opened. The penny rolls or penny boxes can be of any year. Full disclosure. When selling to a coin dealer, you receive dealer pricing, which is below retail pricing. Therefore, to maximize your profitability selling your pennies, you …

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Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies

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Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies   Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies are a disappearing commodity as the supply only dwindles for previous year dates. After all, a penny minted before this year isn’t physical able to be minted again! Looking to buy BU pennies sealed in their original box? See the available Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies:   Buy Brilliant Uncirculated Pennies