Posts Tagged ‘$1 coins’

War on Cash or Privacy

War on Cash or Privacy

By The Banker | Blog Posts, How Not To Invest, Personal Finance, Taxes, Texas

I started thinking about the War on Cash recently over a giant plate full of butter, syrup, and pancakes. You see, I spent part of my summer vacation in Gatlinburg, TN, which some think of as the jumping-off point to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, but I prefer to think of as the Pancake House […]

Mint the Gold Coin(s)!

Mint the Gold Coin(s)!

By The Banker | Blog Posts

Nerdy finance blog nerds, Nobel Prize winners, and political satirists spent early January discussing the Mint The Coin movement, a currency trick to allow the Obama administration a way around the pesky debt ceiling, via a platinum coin with a  $1 trillion denomination.[1] The $1 Trillion coin suggestion came about because the debt ceiling allows […]