The Nefarious Past of the Two-Dollar Bill

– [Narrator] Open up your wallet and you’d expect to find ones, 10s, 20s, and maybe even a hundo. The last thing you’d ever expect is a Tom, also known as a $2 bill. Here’s why: ♫ Let me show you the money It was 1862, the federal government had just started printing its first…

The Nefarious Past of the Two-Dollar Bill

– [Narrator] Open up your wallet and you’d expect to find ones, 10s, 20s, and maybe even a hundo. The last thing you’d ever expect is a Tom, also known as a $2 bill. Here’s why: ♫ Let me show you the money It was 1862, the federal government had just started printing its first…

Myanmar’s Obsession With Clean Cash | The New York Times

I’m Thomas Fuller, and I need cash.I’ve reported here in Myanmar dozens of times, and know that convertingto kyat the local currency, can be a journey in itself.This one you can’t change?>>No change.>>You can’t change this for me?>>No. >>The problem with this billappears to be this little tear.In the top.They weren’t as bothered with the…

What You Should Know About The Dollar

10 dollars is not a lot of money, it might be enough for a meal but nothing beyond that.However, if you have 10 bucks in your pocket and no debt at all, you are literally wealthierthan 15 percent of Americans.Just think for a moment what does that means, in the wealthiest country in the world,…

What gives a dollar bill its value? – Doug Levinson

If you tried to pay for something with a piece of paper,you might run into some trouble.Unless, of course, the piece of paper was a hundred dollar bill.But what is it that makes that bill so much more interesting and valuablethan other pieces of paper?After all, there’s not much you can do with it.You can’t…

Should We Replace Dollar Bills with Dollar Coins?

is it time to get rid of the one-dollar billuh… whose time is your long time to do this okay i will just get the star okaynow let’s do the structureso there’s now been a study done which says because of how long the averagedollar bill stays in service in circulation which is about five…