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# 2c-coin - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

Ireland spends €11.8 million to mint coins worth... €7.1 million

Department of Finance figures show Ireland’s minted 713 million 1c coins since 2004 – coins which cost 1.65c to mint.

# 2c-coin - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

One Irish town to experiment with scrapping 1c and 2c coins

The Central Bank’s new ‘National Payments Plan’ says Ireland could save €1bn by using more electronic payments.

# 2c-coin - Sunday 6 May, 2012

Could Ireland ever abandon the 1c and 2c coins? Loose Change This post contains a poll

Could Ireland ever abandon the 1c and 2c coins?

Most of us hate carrying them – and some of us don’t even pick them up if we drop them. So could we just phase them out?