The 91,515 coins weighed about 504 pounds, and were delivered to the worker after he was forced to contact the government to get his last pay stub.
A Texas man paid for his speeding ticket with 22,000 pennies, in protest of what he labeled "extortion," for a speeding ticket received while driving 39 mph in a 30 mph zone.
Fulfilling any meaningful financial goal means saving a lot of pennies, true, but it really can be easier than you think. One of the first tips I give my clients is to look for ways to save money that don't actually require you to cut back.
Cancer has been a specter in my family. My grandmother, Granny Lu, a strong, petite woman, the daughter of AC Gilbert, an inventor and Olympic gold medal-winner and owner of The Toy Barn, a former toy store in Hamden, Connecticut, was diagnosed with cancer when I was a teenager.
"The penny is a nuisance we can actually do something about."
One Louisiana man just proved that a penny saved is truly a penny earned.