Penny

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Penny

The formal or informal name for the smallest unit of many currencies. One penny is usually equal in value to one cent or the equivalent.
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With families battling to pay household bills and Tory cuts taking hold, two thirds of mums told a poll their offspring were aware they needed to watch the pennies.
The centre also predicts slow growth in household spending as cash-strapped families continue to watch the pennies.
He may be a pensioner, but he will not need to watch the pennies this winter with this money supplementing his state pension.
He knows if you watch the pennies, the pounds will look after themselves.
So he has no idea what it's like to depend on benefits, to watch the pennies every week.
Given reports that Jade's been dumped as creative director by posh jewellers Garrard, maybe she's having to watch the pennies herself.
The Queen, who has private apartments at the 775 room palace, may watch the pennies but she is no stranger to gadgets.