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Is the U.S. Penny and Nickel Worth Keeping? 60 Minutes Asks.

5-cent nickels contain 75% copper and 25% nickel. 1-cent pennies contain 2.5% copper with the remaining zinc. The price of these metals...

Copper is the New Gold, Rich in Value and Sought After by Thieves

Copper used to be the problem step-child of metals. It was either not thought about or considered in a negative context, like ...

Is Copper’s Power Waning?

A 7-month low hit copper yesterday in New York futures trading. The fall was driven by concerns of softer import data from China. As interesting...

What is Coin Toning? How Does It Affect Coins and Their Value?

Coin toning can intrinsically increase or decrease the value of coins. Natural coin toning can be quite beautiful. It can also be outrageously ugly....

Pennies and Nickels Not Worth the Metal They’re Printed On

During just the first half of this year, nearly 5.4 billion pennies and almost 880 million nickels were minted. That’s a lot of...

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