It took about two years for the Canadian banks to stop issuing dollar bills after the one dollar coin (loonie) was introduced in 1987.
How long has it taken Americans to adopt their one dollar coin? That answer isn’t available, yet.
What year do you predict the penny in Canada will go out of circulation? I’m going to take a stab in the dark and say 2012. I’m also hoping they axe the 5¢ nickel, but that won’t fly yet, I know it. The 50¢ coin should be put into circulation.
Can you guess what year Queen Elizabeth II first appeared on the $20 Canadian bill? Click here for the surprising answer.