Monday, February 4, 2013 says goodbye to the Canadian penny

As of today, the Canadian 1¢ piece will no longer be given in change for cash transactions. In last year's budget, the Government of Canada discontinued production of the copper-plated coin. It remains legal tender for the foreseeable future, but is officially obsolete.

At least it had the correct species of maple leaf...

Related: The last dying wish of the Canadian Penny  []

1 comment:

  1. next comes the (con)servative government.