10 Things You Didn’t Know About Money



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Number 10. If you have ten dollars in your pocket and no debt that means,

you have more wealth than 25% of Americans…

Wealth is unevenly distributed throughout the world and throughout the United States.

Six members of the Walton family, the family that owns Walmart have more wealth than the bottom 30% of Americans…

Here are some facts about Walmart that will blow your mind: 

1- Walmart averages a profit of $1.8 million every hour.

2- 37 million people shop at Walmart every day, that´s more than the population of Canada.

3- Walmart $288 Billion U.S retail sales exceed those of Kroger, target, Costco combined

4- 90% of Americans live within 15 minutes of a Walmart.

5- Walmart´s top-selling item in 2014 was the banana.

Walmart photo

Number 9. Living presidents are banned from having their faces on the currency.

By legislation created during the revolutionary years in the United States, no living person can be featured on a coin.

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It has to ensure that the United States would not appear like a monarchy as living kings during the era were cast on their country’s coinage.

There has been one exception to this rule though, President Calvin Coolidge.

His image was struck on a commemorative coin that celebrated the sesquicentennial of American Independence. It was minted in 1926..

monarchy photo

 

Number 8. The most counterfeited bill in the country is the 20$ bill.

In the early years of the nation counterfeiting was a crime punishable by death.

The most counterfeited denomination of money is the 20$ bill, followed by the 100$ bill.

In foreign countries, the U.S.100$ bill is the most frequently counterfeited.

20 dollar photo

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