Would you rather use dollar coins or dollar bills?

November 28, 2012 | Updated: 6:38 p.m., November 28, 2012

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Remember those dollar coins from a few years ago? The government accountability office wants to make those happen again.

In a hearing before a House committee, they’re going to try to convince Congress why coins make more sense. They say that even though dollar bills are cheaper to produce, they only last for about five years.

But much to their chagrin, most Americans, the vending machine industry, and even the Federal Reserve staunchly opposed the switch to coins.

Our food for Thought question: Would you rather use dollar coins or dollar bills?

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