A mint is an industrial facility which manufactures coins for currency.The history of mints correlates closely with the history of coins. In the beginning, hammered coinage or cast coinage were the chief means of coin minting, with resulting production runs numbering as little as the hundreds or thousands. In modern mints, coin dies are manufactured in large numbers and planchets are made into milled coins by the billions.With the mass production of currency, the production cost is weighed when minting coins.
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    … begun to feel less like a channel and more like one of the 10 plagues. Then along came content marketing, which posed a simple solution: What if brands just told stories that people wanted to watch, hear, and read? The early examples were inspiring. Red Bull pioneered the idea of a brand as a media company, while early Contently clients like GE…

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  • 10 years on: Once a first mover, Mint must work to stay relevant

    … in, it hit 1.5 million and was sold to the data aggregator Intuit for $170 million. It hasn’t had much in the way of competition — until now. Mint today is a mobile app working to stay relevant in a sea of similar personal financial management (PFM) apps, such as Moven, Clarity and Penny. The popularity of such apps has increased over the last two…

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