Bills To Watch: Heat Up the Home Mint and Make Your Own Coins!

If you like the idea of minting your own coins from silver and gold or just want to pay your bills in shiny nuggets, you'd better start heating up the smelter. SB 1439, which established coins with silver or gold content to be legal tender in the state, passed out of the Senate yesterday on a 17-11 vote. It's now up for consideration in the House of Representatives.