Money Facts

  • Did you know? The word ‘salary’ comes from ‘sal,’ the Latin word for salt. In ancient times, salt was a highly prized commodity, and sometimes workers were paid in salt.
  • A fun fact: The dollar sign ($) does not appear on any denomination of US currency.
  • Fact: More Monopoly money is printed each year than actual cash. Oh and by the way, in a standard game, the bank has $20,580. (Source: Hasbro)

This page was last updated on May 24, 2023.

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