When your change is just a penny (or pennies) do you bother taking it?MoneySaving Poll Results

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Thereís an old adage that says: ďTake care of the pennies and the pounds will take care of themselves.Ē But does it still ring true? Reports suggest many people just leave their change if itís only a penny (or pennies). What do you do?

Please choose the option closest to your USUAL way of behaving:

Results

Iím under 18 (78 votes)
Always take it35 votes (45%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not take it31 votes (40%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not leave it5 votes (6%)
Leave it Ė donít want it4 votes (5%)
Take it but chuck it on the floor3 votes (4%)
Iím 18 to 24 (508 votes)
Always take it233 votes (46%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not take it209 votes (41%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not leave it41 votes (8%)
Leave it Ė donít want it20 votes (4%)
Take it but chuck it on the floor5 votes (1%)
Iím 25 to 34 (1880 votes)
Always take it1030 votes (55%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not take it693 votes (37%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not leave it89 votes (5%)
Leave it Ė donít want it60 votes (3%)
Take it but chuck it on the floor8 votes (0%)
Iím 35 to 49 (3010 votes)
Always take it1808 votes (60%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not take it1057 votes (35%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not leave it97 votes (3%)
Leave it Ė donít want it46 votes (2%)
Take it but chuck it on the floor2 votes (0%)
Iím 50 to 64 (2344 votes)
Always take it1250 votes (53%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not take it990 votes (42%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not leave it77 votes (3%)
Leave it Ė donít want it25 votes (1%)
Take it but chuck it on the floor2 votes (0%)
Iím 65+ (861 votes)
Always take it447 votes (52%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not take it376 votes (44%)
Put it in a charity jar if oneís there, if not leave it22 votes (3%)
Leave it Ė donít want it10 votes (1%)
Take it but chuck it on the floor6 votes (1%)

                   8,681 votes received.

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