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What do you do with...

Your change? Like after it builds up. Do you take it to the bank or what?

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sarapurser

Asked by sarapurser at 12:53 AM on May. 8, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • yeah, i take it to the bank. they have a machine that sorts it all out. they have machines like that in some grocery stores but they charge like, 8%
    llansky

    Answer by llansky at 12:55 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • COINS STAR its in super markets and i cash out go shopping or pay a bill
    hush84

    Answer by hush84 at 12:55 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • I just drop them in the change machine at the store. Unless you want to do alot of coin rolling and take them to the bank

    akmami0f4

    Answer by akmami0f4 at 12:55 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • We give it all to our son, with the exception of quarters. My husband uses those during the week to get soda refills from the gas stations while working. We take the change to Coinstar because he likes watching the machine work. When the novelty of that wear off, we will take it to the bank for him instead. When I was younger, my dad had this big like 5 gallon glass jug. We filled it up to the top. It ended up being over $300 so he bought each of us girls a new outfit and a new pair of shoes. Recently, he dropped off a quart sized canning jar and that was $117.
    Mom1Stepmom1

    Answer by Mom1Stepmom1 at 12:57 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • Answered at 9:55 PM on May. 7, 2009 by: hush84 COINS STAR its in super markets and i cash out go shopping or pay a bill
    JAJA_Steele

    Answer by JAJA_Steele at 12:58 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • Take it to the bank, they have a machine like coinstar only it doesn't cost anything and it just gets deposited in your account, so you don't have to roll it or anything.
    lstrickland

    Answer by lstrickland at 12:58 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • Coinstar!

    Gigi1969

    Answer by Gigi1969 at 1:02 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • i save all my change and dollar bills for my son... he has three piggy banks... one for bills... one for silver change, and one for pennies... we just save it and save... omg u would be so surprised how much it adds up in a year... we did it for his first year and had over $700!!... that went toward his first christmas...
    JuLiAnSmOmMy317

    Answer by JuLiAnSmOmMy317 at 1:02 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • We put it in a jar and save it till its full then cash it in. My kid has a habit of taking quarters out though, we live beside an icecream place and he loves to go there and flirt with the girls!
    ronjwake

    Answer by ronjwake at 1:06 AM on May. 8, 2009

  • What we do is have a jar set aside for coins. The whole family puts change in the jar. When the jar is full we cash it in and take the cash and go out for a nice supper. It not only teaches the kids how to save it also lets us spend a night out as a family. And the discussions we have when the jar is almost full. "Where shall we go this time?" How much do you think is in there?" It is a good bonding event for the whole family. It may take a while but when it starts getting close to being full. It is amazing how the kids find change to put in the jar. Seat cusions and car seats are always the first to get searched. Real fun for the family. Always gives us something to look forward to.
    chedhead

    Answer by chedhead at 1:11 AM on May. 8, 2009

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