I love money. I love the smell of it. I love the feel of it as I roll around in it a la Scrooge McDuck. OK, I don’t roll around in it. But I really do enjoy it. I love learning about it too. When FXX was running The Simpsons marathon last summer, I knew I couldn’t miss the $10 trillion dollar bill episode. It is easily my favorite.
While the story is fictional, it made me think about what are some real facts about money that would be fun to learn about. After burning the midnight oil and reading through the National Archives, I have the following money facts that I know you will enjoy.
Fun Facts About Money
One bill weighs 1 gram and 454 bills equals one pound. This means if you have $1 million in singles, it would weigh over 1 ton! A suitcase of $1 million in $100 bills weighs over 20 pounds! [Read the full article]