Royal Canadian Mint Coin Contest

The Royal Canadian Mint his holding a coin contest from August 1-17th, 2014. All you have to do is click the link and give them your email address and language preference. Whether you collect mint products or not, it’s an easy, free contest with a chance to win something for free – and that sounds like the right price to me!

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2014 Lucky Loonie Available

Five coin packs of the 2014 Lucky Loonie are available at face value with free shipping on the Royal Canadian Mint’s website.

Lucky Loonie 2014

A loonie was first embedded in the ice in 2002 in Salt Lake City as good luck for the men’s and women’s ice hockey teams.  In 2004 the mint struck the first “lucky” loonie prior to the Olympics in Athens.