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US Resistance

Posted on Tue, 10 August 2010 by Phil Mussell - General News, Coin News

It seems it isn't only us Brits who are nervous of change when it comes to our currency - every time a new coin or note issued the papers are full of complaints, full of those saying we ought to leave things as they are and full of people harking back to the good old days. That's as may be but to be fair we do end up using the new coins - even if we don't like them - not so in the States it seems as this BBC story tells us!