” i have a bowlful of coins sitting on my bedside table. I do not have a bowlful of dollar bills sitting on my bedside table. obviously. ”
Jacob Goldstein- npr / planet money.
when will the dollar coin replace the dollar bill?
the issue remains at large- years after senators introduced legislation that would stimulate the circulation of dollar coins.
the government is exhausting all options to save money- by making more money, of course…
americans are complaining that change is too heavy to carry around- oh the burden!
environmentalists say that green bills are not so green- the waste generated by trashing old bills is shockingly wasteful…
canadians, australians and europeans all successfully replaced small denomination notes with coins- everyone else is doing it!
who knows? do you care?
this week adventureclubinteractive is celebrating spare change while it still is what it is.
celebrate with us- the dollar coin, the paper bill and the penny!
appreciate, realize, discover and remember all the ways to spend, save, carry and spare- a little change- for a lot of adventure!
hit the town with your camera and the following list. this week’s assignment is a photographic scavenger hunt…
spare change scavenger hunt list:
- vending machine
- sno cone / taffy / bubble gum
- arcade game
- garage sale / yard sale
- wishing fountain
- tip / gratuity
- street performer
- public fare transportation
- parking meter
- “spare change” ( adventure seeker’s choice )
please submit your completed spare change masterpieces via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
we look forward to sharing your work on our blog for public view!