Why Do Pennies Symbolize Good Luck?

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(PCM) Many of you may not know, but May 23rd is Lucky Penny Day, but just why are pennies so lucky in the first place? Why not a lucky dime … or even a lucky quarter? There are several myths about just why the penny symbolizes good fortune and we are here to break down a few of the most popular legends and myths. 

Many people are aware of the adage “See a penny. Pick …

Colombian Woman Swallows $7,000 During Fight With Husband

(PCM) Talk about putting your money where your mouth is! A Colombian woman is said to have swallowed $7,000 U.S. dollars during a recent fight with her husband. The woman claims that she was attempting to hide the money from her husband so she decided to eat 57 rolls of $100 dollar bills. She revealed that she had saved the money over time to surprise her husband with a holiday getaway and obtained it by …

Elderly Woman Caught With Cash In Her Girdle In The Airport

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(PCM) A 78 year old woman from Florida was travelling on an international trip to the Philippines with her daughter when she was caught at Detroit Metropolitan Airport with nearly $41,000 in cash hidden in her girdle, bra and carry-on bag.

Federal law declares that travelers much declare if they are carrying more than $10,000 in cash. The woman initially claimed that she was only carrying $200 in cash and then later filled out a …

Clever China Eastern Airlines Passenger Cheats System and Eats Free For a Year

file0001360139839(PCM) There are lots of different ways you can save money while traveling through the airport; don’t check any bags, volunteer to be bumped from your flight, pack a snack, etc., but few people live life as far on the edge as one China Eastern Airlines’ passenger.

As Kwong Wah Yit Poh reported, a passenger on China Eastern Airlines used a first class ticket to enjoy meals and beverages in the VIP Lounge in Xi’an …

Bank Accidentally Deposits $31,000 Into Teens Account, Can You Guess What Happened?

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(PCM) While a bank error sounds like something that can only happen while playing a game of Monopoly, for one Georgia teen a bank error in his favor now has him in some hot water.

Eighteen-year old Ebenezer Von Tasselhound went on quite a spending spree after the amount of $31,000 was accidentally deposited into his bank account. A teller at the  First Citizens Bank in Athens, GA was responsible for the error, as the …