When was"In God We Trust"put on U.S. currency?

Answer According to the website of the U.S. Mint, "An Act of Congress, approved on April 11, 1864, authorized the coinage of two-cent coins upon which the motto [In God We Trust] first appeared." But, it ... Read More »

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What is the worth of United States currency converted to Australian currency?

As of April 2010, the exchange rate for the Australian dollar is 1.07356 dollars to 1 United States dollar. For Example 100 U.S. dollars equals about 107.35 Australian dollars. However, exchange ra... Read More »

When was"In God We Trust"added to all U.S. currency?

In 1953, Matthew H. Rothert advised Secretary of the Treasury George W. Humphrey to mark the patriotic statement "In God We Trust" onto all American currency. Rothert suggested that this statement ... Read More »

When was paper currency invented?

Paper money was first invented in China in 650 AD. They paper currency was called value tokens and the people found it more convenient to carry than heavy coins. Europeans did not start using paper... Read More »

Am I Losing Money When I Exchange Currency?

Generally, you lose a little bit of money when you exchange currencies. However, losses and gains depend on who you exchange through, how you exchange currency and your perspective.