What is the origin of the name Dollar in America?

Answer The surname Dollar can claim Scottish and German origins. It was applied to those who resided in an area known as Dollar in Clackmannanshire, Scotland. It also is the American form of the German na... Read More »

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What is the origin of America the Beautiful?

"America the Beautiful" originated as a poem called "Pikes Peak," published in the 1895 magazine "The Congregationalist." Katharine Lee Bates, a Wellesley College professor, was moved to write the ... Read More »

How to Make a Wrinkley Dollar a Crisp Dollar?

Have you ever been rejected by a candy machine because your dollar was too wrinkly? Or have you just wanted your dollar to be like new? This is the guide.

What is the rate of exchange for the US dollar vs. the Canadian dollar?

The exchange rate on March 4, 2011 was 0.97263 Canadian dollars for every 1 U.S. dollar. However, the exchange rate is constantly changing due to different economic pressures on each country.Resour... Read More »

How do I convert the U.S. dollar to the New Zealand dollar?

You can convert U.S. dollars to New Zealand dollars at any currency exchange bureau. Airports have currency exchanges, and your bank should also be able to help you. The exchange rate between the A... Read More »