Lori Borgman: Can you spare a dime?
We don’t have two nickels to rub together.Seriously.We don’t even have one nickel.We are among the growing number of people finding themselves change-challenged. Blame the pandemic. Businesses shut down, people stopped going to coin laundries, restaurants closed and piles of change often left with tips disappeared. For a brief time, even the mint than makes 17% of all coins shut down.To make matters worse we are spending less and, when we do spend, we tend to use credit cards or mobile devices.Many of us have stopped using bills and coins because they can spread germs. Just try getting Lincoln...
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