Meet the TTC's giant coin sorting machine of old
Now, as in the 1950s, the TTC's fare paying customers deposit tokens, cash, and paper tickets into a single secure metal canister beneath the operator. The mix of currency and fare media becomes a problem when it's time for the TTC to deposit the money in ...
How To Spend A Tax Refund on Coins
Go a bit lower on the grading scale, and the Carson City ... worth the wait. Prices for common-date Morgan and Peace dollars have risen in recent months, which means the scarcer issues may be a better deal relative to the so-called “generic” items ...
Kill the dollar bill, for $1 coins instead?
Because the Government Accountability Office believes it could save Uncle Sam money ... These coins typically last around 30 years. In contrast, producing paper bills is cheaper, at about 5 cents apiece. But they also wear far more quickly.
One of the Last Canadian Cents on Display at Money Museum
Rochette Money Museum marks the end of an era and a major milestone in the history of money. The second-to-last Canadian cent ever produced is on display ... This includes paper money, coins, tokens and medals from all over the world.