They see a $1 bill and one of them says,
?Is that a $1 bill?? The other says,
?If it was someone would?ve picked it up
They keep walking.
They walk past 100 pennies laying on the
ground. One of them says, ?Is that 100
pennies on the ground?? The other says,
?Probably, because if they were anything
else someone would?ve picked them up by
Pennies are worthless.
Actually, they?re worse than worthless.
It costs the U.S. government 1.8 cents to
make a 1 cent penny. But we still make 4
billion pennies every year.
And if that wasn?t dumb enough, have you
ever seen any machines that actually takes
pennies as payment?
If you?re lucky a vending machine will take
dimes or nickels, but there are no coin
operated machines that take pennies as
So they cost more to make than they?re
worth and you can?t use them for anything.
So why do we still make pennies?
Who knows? Because it?s what we?ve always
Whatever reason, we?re losing money.
So, how many things in your life are you
doing just because you?ve always done them?
How many of those things are keeping you from
making more money
aka ?losing you
Stop making pennies.
Start cranking out big cash instead.
Ric k Brier