Loose change is one of those things that just seems to accumulate. Not that we mind—money is money, after all. But before you know it, you’ve collected more spare change in your couch cushions than you know what to do with.
The humble penny might just be the most criminally underrated coin in the purse. Worth only one cent, they don’t seem to go too far when purchasing something. That said, there are myriad ways to reuse old pennies and get more bang for your buck, so to speak.
For proof, look no further than these 25 incredible ideas that show how some creative folks managed to truly get their penny’s worth!