Bernanke wants Andrew Jackson gone from $20 bill

Jun 22, 2015
The former Fed chairman thinks Alexander Hamilton should stay put on the $10 bill.

What's on that dollar bill? Maybe some anthrax

Apr 22, 2014
Maybe you want to put down that money now.

That creepy eye on the back of the dollar bill, explained

Mar 3, 2014
You've seen it a million times without really looking at it. What is that doing there?
Why does the U.S. dollar bill have a pyramid with an eye on top?
Nancy Marshall-Genzer

Money: The myth we all believe in

Jul 12, 2013
Those pieces of paper we call cash only have value because we all believe they do. So, why does our collective faith in money actually work?

Fiat money: It has nothing to do with the car

May 22, 2013
Your dollar bill isn't worth the paper it's printed on. Why? Because it's a fiat currency. Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains.
Your dollar bill isn't worth the paper it's printed on. Why? Because it's a fiat currency. Sr. Producer Paddy Hirsch explains.
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Following the money, over 3,000 miles

Mar 4, 2013
In a new book, author Steve Boggan examines the life of banknote by following a $10 bill over 30 days and 3,000 miles.

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Redefining 'billfold'

Jul 20, 2012
A Los Angeles origami exhibit features an installation made completely out of sheets of uncut U.S. dollar bills.
Artist Sipho Mabona used the "wet folding" technique to twist and shape the locusts to make sure George Washington's faces and the words "In God We Trust" show prominently on the locusts' bodies.
Tess Vigeland