The penny thing is working out great! If a cash transaction is example $1.87 it is rounded down to $1.85. If the cash transaction is $5.58 it is rounded up to $5.60.
Very few people today in canada lug around useless pennies. The system is working. Next we need to get rid of the nickle. It too has lost its usefulness.
Our paper currency $5-$100 are all different colors, and much easier to distinguish from each denomination less chance of making a counting error.
Isn't it time america gets progressive??? Come on Robert contact the US mint and let them know!!(lol)
We have a problem in our country....lol. Government gives lip service and not solutions. It is the problem.