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This local third grader exchanged over $9,000 in change due to coin shortage
Vijay Sheth
Vijay Sheth, 8, recently exchanged more than $9,000 in change after hearing about the national coin shortage. - photo by Kelly Whitmire
Eight-year-old Vijay Sheth has a lot going on: he just started third-grade at Chestatee Elementary School, he’s planning to buy a computer and, over the last month, he has exchanged more than $9,000 in change and opened a savings account after hearing about the ongoing national coin shortage.