This firm’s paying it forward.
A Georgia man whose vengeful ex-boss paid him his final paycheck in $915 worth of oily pennies finally got a “real payment” thanks to help from a coin-counting company.
Andreas Flaten says he’s “so relieved and grateful,” Coinstar picked up and cashed in his wheelbarrow of 91,515 pennies. FOX5 News Atlanta
Andreas Flaten’s wheelbarrow of 91,515 pennies — dropped off in his driveway by former employer A OK Walker Autoworks last month — was picked up Thursday and cashed by Coinstar, according to a press release from the firm.
“I was spending an hour or two a night trying to clean the pennies and probably only cleaned off about $5 worth,” Flaten said, according to the press release. “I was so relieved and grateful.”
Andreas Flaten says he “only cleaned off about $5 worth,” of pennies every night. FOX5 News Atlanta
On March 12, Flaten found 500 pounds of pennies, greased up with motor