End of Canadian Penny

Memorial Penny Playlist: Goodbye Songs For Canada's One Cent Coin

Huffington Post Music Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Today marks the sad end for the penny, a minuscule monetary denomination that was perhaps best known as provider of good luck (if you saw one and pick...

The Penny's Dead, Is The Nickel Next?

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.04.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - As the penny is set to begin retirement next month, there are already calls to put the nickel out to pasture as well.The Royal Canadian Mint ...