What is money called in Mexico?

Answer The original silver peso made its debut as Mexico's form of money in 1732. While it has undergone several reincarnations over the past three centuries, Mexico's official currency continues to be th... Read More »

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What is a small Christmas gift of money, fruit or candy called in Mexico?

There is no specific term for a small Christmas gift of money, fruit, or candy in Mexico. One Mexican Christmas tradition is the celebration of Día de los Reyes (Three Kings Day) on January 6. On ... Read More »

Why New Mexico was called 'out-of-the-way' in a BBC news report?

Sir Alex Ferguson said "They [the BBC] did a story about my son that was whole lot of nonsense. It all made-up stuff and 'brown paper bags' and all that kind of carry-on. It was a horrible attack o... Read More »

Does the USA owe money to Mexico?

According to the Department of the Treasury and Federal Reserve, the United States of America owes Mexico approximately $34.4 billion in non-marketable bills, bonds and/or notes. According to usde... Read More »

What kind of money does mexico use?

Mexico uses the peso as its basic monetary unit. The value of the peso decreased from 10.898 per U.S. dollar in 2005 to 13.64 in 2009. As of early 2010, one U.S. dollar was worth about 12.85 Mexic... Read More »