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Last Chance Products | Act Fast!

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LAST CHANCE!

Don’t miss out! More of our products will go off sale at the end of 2013, so be sure to check out our “Last Chance” page for great gift ideas for the holidays! Whether it’s the 2013 American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin, the 2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Young Collectors Set, 2013 5-Star Generals Profile Collection, the 2012 First Spouse Series Gold Coin, or one of the other beautiful products that will never be offered again, you’re sure to find something special. Perfect for holiday gifts, so order now!

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FREE Shipping | A Limited-Time Black Friday and Cyber Week Promotion

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Black Friday and Cyber Week Savings from the United States Mint!

For a limited time, shop our online catalog, fill your cart to your heart’s desire and receive FREE shipping on all domestic Web orders. From Friday, November 29 – Friday, December 6, make your gifting easy with an array of great products from the United States Mint. From the American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin or the 2013 United States Mint Proof Set® to special commemorative coin products like The Girl Scouts of the USA Young Collectors Set or the Five-Star Generals Profile Collection, great gifts and even greater savings await with FREE Shipping* from November 29 – December 6!

*FREE shipping applies to domestic Web orders only.

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GREAT PRODUCTS TO ADD TO YOUR COLLECTION

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ENRICH YOUR COLLECTION

With an array of great products to select from, the United States Mint can help build your collection and create lasting memories. From the 2013 United States Mint Proof Set to the 2013 United States Mint Happy Birthday Coin Set, the 2013 Girl Scouts of the USA Young Collectors Set, the 2013 5-Star Generals Profile Collection or the 2013 American Eagle One Ounce Silver Proof Coin, you’ll find great products to add to your collection or the perfect gift for anyone on your list. Find out more!

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U.S. Mint Offering FREE Standard Shipping

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U.S. Mint Offers Free Standard Shipping for Limited Time

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2013 American Eagle 1oz. Platinum Proof Coin

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The United States Mint is proud to offer the 2013 American Eagle One Ounce Platinum Proof Coin. Each coin contains 99.95% pure platinum and is packaged in a custom-designed portfolio presentation case. The design
of the coin is emblematic of the principle “To Promote the General Welfare,” the fifth of six principles of American democracy found in the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution. This product also includes a copy of the narrative on which the design is based, written by John Roberts, Chief Justice of the United States. This product is available today!

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Written by Robert L. Wilson

July 22, 2013 at 8:13 am

Payday Money | The Past, Present, Future and Fantastical

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Federation Credit

In these ever tougher economic times, we hear lots of talk about how there are no real jobs, how its hard to make real money, whether we can expect a rise in real incomes and so on. Well, here’s a look at money that doesn’t even pretend to be real.

In the Star Trek universe, Federation credits are mentioned a few times as a unit of currency, but never actually seen. Sometimes it’s inferred that money itself is no longer used in the bright future overseen by the United Federation of Planets. On other occasions, some goods and services are said to cost a certain number of credits, while some alien planets seem to have their own monetary systems. Here’s an artist impression of what Federation currency might look like.

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