My Two Cents’ Worth: Heads You Lose, Tails You Lose

Sunday, September 29th, 2013 by
My Two Cents’ Worth: Heads You Lose, Tails You Lose

Two heads are better than one, so they say—but two heads plus two tails might turn out to be a case of subtraction by addition. That’s what I fear would happen if Congress adopted the ill-conceived and clumsily named American Liberty Coinage Program and Deficit Reduction Act recently introduced by a Kentucky congressman named Garland “Andy” Barr. Read […]

. 2013 . Articles . Blog . Coinage design . Issues . My Two Cents . October

Is Cash Still King?

Friday, December 21st, 2012 by

With talk of the cent and nickel being discontinued due to high production costs, the possible collapse of the euro and the digital “MintChip” from Canada being touted by some as the evolution of currency, the questions beg to be asked: Will there always be tangible currency? And what if  there wasn’t? Read the whole story […]

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Table of Contents: October 2009

Thursday, October 8th, 2009 by

The Eisenhower Dollar Americans seldom used this curious coin, but they never scorned it either by Ed Reiter Pro and COIN: A Great Idea! One collector believes that “America’s Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Series Act of 2008” will celebrate our natural wonders by Rita Laws, Ph.D. Pro and COIN: Enough Already! Another 11-year series […]

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