Home U.S. Coin Forum

Daily Quarter Saver..............

OAKSTAROAKSTAR Posts: 5,796 ✭✭✭✭✭

.................Broadway Savings Bank.

When I was a kid, banks had promotions to help motivate kids to save. I don't believe they do anything like that today.

Disclaimer: I'm not a dealer, trader, grader, investor or professional numismatist. I'm just a hobbyist. (To protect me but mostly you! 🤣 )

Comments

  • jesbrokenjesbroken Posts: 9,254 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I mostly remember dime savers from our bank.
    Jim


    When a man who is honestly mistaken hears the truth, he will either quit being mistaken or cease to be honest....Abraham Lincoln

    Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.....Mark Twain
  • johnny9434johnny9434 Posts: 27,490 ✭✭✭✭✭

    I remember them as well

  • JWPJWP Posts: 17,561 ✭✭✭✭✭

    It would be a great program to help kids save today also. I just wonder how many kids use change and really understand what the denomination of the coins are? My grandkids are being taught in school in 1st grade about the different denominations and they say all the kids have trouble identifying the coins value. Their parents don't use change, just credit cards.

    USN & USAF retired 1971-1993
    Successful Transactions with more than 100 Members

  • MWallaceMWallace Posts: 3,854 ✭✭✭✭✭
  • rickoricko Posts: 98,724 ✭✭✭✭✭

    We had those, but then it was nickels..... I never deposited them... saved them in my bureau drawer... Until I needed something. Cheers, RickO

  • 291fifth291fifth Posts: 23,934 ✭✭✭✭✭

    New York City bank ... that's why it's quarters and not dimes.

    All glory is fleeting.

Leave a Comment

BoldItalicStrikethroughOrdered listUnordered list
Emoji
Image
Align leftAlign centerAlign rightToggle HTML viewToggle full pageToggle lights
Drop image/file