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In 2013, the cost of making pennies and nickels exceeded their face value for the eighth year in a row.Patick Heller of Lansing, Mich., looks at rare coins at the National Money Show held by the American Numismatic Association in the New Orleans Convention Center in New Orleans, La., Thursday, May 9, 2013.Coins worth millions of dollars inevitably mean scams and fraud.This California man inherited the coin 30 years ago from his father who worked at the Denver Mint.

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The 1943 copper-alloy cent is one of the most enigmatic coins in American numismatics — and reportedly the most valuable Lincoln penny of all.

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Before you cash them in, you might want to see if you have a 1943 penny.

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In 1794 and 1795 this 10 percent copper, 90 percent silver dollar was minted by the newly-founded U.S. Federal Mint, and its famous bust of Liberty with flowing tresses make it a historical memento worth far more than its face value.History of the 1943 Penny World War II efforts in 1943 caused a short supply of copper, which was the main ingredient in the penny at the time.

The Lincoln cent (or sometimes called Lincoln penny) is a one-cent coin that has been struck by the United States Mint since 1909.

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There are perhaps as many as 200 million normal pennies currently in circulation, so your odds of finding one of the 30 or so potentially floating around out there are one in fifteen million.According to CoinTrackers, the most valuable nickel could be worth millions.

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Have you ever gotten change back after buying something and realized you had something special in your hand.

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Randy Lawrence never thought a penny he kept in the trunk of his car could be worth millions.

Penny stocks have long been considered highly speculative investments.LA JOLLA, Calif. - To most people, a 1974 penny is worth one cent.It is rare because pennies produced that year were made of stainless steel due to a copper shortage during World War II.Just 40 of the coins — probably created by accident, on copper-alloy one-cent blanks left in the presses in the wartime years when pennies were converted to steel — are known to exist. The first.

In light of the recent million dollar sale, the return on his investment has proven to be huge.If you could possibly get your hands on that many pennies, you may run into a storage issue as that many pennies weighs an awful lot.Penny dreadful "cheap and gory fiction" dates from c.1870. Phrase penny-wise and pound-foolish is recorded from c.1600. Penny-pincher "miserly person" is recorded from 1906 (as an adjective penny-pinching is recorded from 1858, American English).Those in the basketball know use the magic word, which is of course Magic, to describe Memphis State junior star Anfernee Hardaway.

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The Lincoln penny has been in circulation since and for most of.Professional Coin Grading Service, a division of Collectors Universe Inc., said a penny recently acquired by Texas Rangers Co-Chairman Bob R.