50 State Quarter Program

New Quarter-Dollars Brought Uncle Sam Billions – 25 Cents at a Time The Hawaii state commemorative quarter-dollars that go into circulation starting November 10 may provide the public with yet another opportunity to find a mini fortune in their pocket change.  They also end a resoundingly successful ten-year program that helped reduce the federal budget […]

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The U.S. Mint has produced a whopping 33,774,200,000 state quarters since the inception of the 50 State Quarters® Program in 1999. The total does not include the several hundred million Arizona state quarters that started to hit circulation in June. And by the program’s completion with the final Hawaiian commemorative later this year, the Mint […]

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Flashing back to the introduction of the 50 State Quarters® Program and you’re hit over the head with how fast time really does fly by. The year was 1999 – the initiation year of an innovative, 10-year coin series where each state would be celebrated with a design commemorating its history and inclusion into the […]