Thursday, January 25, 2007

Coin shortage could turn pennies to nickels (Reuters)

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Talk about pennies from heaven.

A potential shortage of coins in the United States could mean all those pennies in your piggy bank could be worth five times their current value soon, says an economist at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago. . . .

Full story at:
http://today.reuters.com/news/articlebusiness.aspx?type=ousiv&storyid=2007-01-22T213905Z_01_N22478825_RTRUKOC_0_US-USA-PENNIES-SHORTAGE.xml&from=business

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