How do I convert a British pound to a U.S. dollar?

Answer Finding a Currency ExchangeGo online or look in the phone book for a local currency exchange. Banks sometimes will offer a currency exchange service as well. Comparing exchange rates and commission... Read More »

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Is the british pound the same thing as pound sterling?

The pound sterling is the currency of the United Kingdom, and is otherwise known as the British pound. The pound is also used in the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man, Gibraltar, the Falkland Island... Read More »

What is the value of a British pound?

As of May 2010, the value of one British pound was approximately $1.50 U.S. However, currency rates fluctuate frequently, so before making any transactions in another currency, use an online curren... Read More »

What is a British pound worth?

One British pound is equivalent to $1.43 on May 26, 2010. However, money markets regularly fluctuate, so the cost of the pound against the dollar moves up and down on a daily basis. A country with ... Read More »

What was a British Pound worth in 1872?

According to calculations from Measuring Worth, which uses the latest data available from Britain's Retail Price Index (RPI), £1.00 from 1872 is equal to £66.60 ($97.63) in today's currency. Howe... Read More »