Change in Your Pocket: I`d Buy That for $2 | VideoJoel Porter | 11/29/2012
Two dollars can also pay 20 days in late fees at the public library.
"Anyone who lives in Burleigh County can get a library card. It`s free of charge," said Bismarck Library Head of Circulation Christine Kujawa.
Two dollars gets you .58 gallons of gas. No, you can`t fill your tank on two dollars. But you can help out a third world country.
"Especially in Central America where a dollar can literally feed their children for the day," said Angela Miller with the God`s Child Project.
Two cans of pasta sauce. Four pounds of bananas. Ten boxes of macaroni and cheese, with a coupon. Two waffle cones at TCBY on Wednesday.
A two-dollar bill. That one`s kind of obvious.
Do you like movies or TV shows? You can get four non-new release rentals.
To sum up, before you go and spend two dollars on a pipe dream like the Powerball, consider all of the cool things you can buy. And as Kevin Lawrence suggests, buy someone else a three dollar cup of coffee. You have a one-in-one chance of making his or her day. That`s change in your pocket.
The God`s Child Project is seeking even more donations for people in Guatemala after an earthquake hit the country earlier this month.