Implement the dollar coins instead of the dollar bills. Stop printing the dollar bills. People are resistant to change by nature. Stop coddling them and institute the change to save money. Put the coins into circulation en masse and let the dollar bill die a natural death by way of pulling it out of circulation as it is done now to replace worn out bills.
Each of the 12 regional Federal Reserve Banks is permitted to issue up to 300,000,000 one dollar Federal Reserve Notes each calendar year.
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And I have often asked for dollar coins or half dollars a the bank and they say they dont have any. They can't circualte if you can;t get them.... more »
By using these coins, which have been minted allready, the government would not have to borrow that money,
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No more confusion between a quarter and a golden dollar. This means that one area of resistance to use the dollar coin is eliminated. Dollar coins have lower life cycle costs than paper one dollar bills.
It takes care of a major issue in trying to eliminate the 5 cent coin. (You could make the 5 cent coin form something other than nickel but it would have to get a new nick... more »
US dollar coins are being stored. They are not circulating. Dollar coins are cheaper in the long run than paper one dollar bills.
Have the PX, BX, comissary, Marine exchange, clubs in the Morale and Welfare system, etc. Start each day with a specifiec minimum of dollar coins in their "bank", "drawer", "tray" or what ever the enterprise calls the money availalbe... more »
Why is there a bill in congress to kill the $1 coins? This is the way we should be going & eliminate $1 paper bills. They are expensive to produce and dispose of and have a short life span. Canada has $1 and $2 coins, like many other countries.
The money that was set aside to make the Presidential Dollar Coins need to be placed in a differen place and the making of the coins not being used need to stop, We do not need to build a new million something dollar building to storage coins not being used only because they are being made. We need only to build what is in demand at the time.