Did you know that minting the nickle and the penny costs the U.S. Mint almost twice as much as the coins are actually worth? It’s true! According to the Washington Post, taxpayers lost over $100 million, in 2013 alone, from the minting the coins. One might say that the math for cents doesn’t make sense!
Did you know that the largest bill ever printed was the $100,000 bill? It’s true! It was a Gold Certificate, issued in 1934. Some other fun facts about U.S. Currency: The only woman to appear on paper money (so far) was Martha Washington. African Americans have appeared on three different coins (Booker T. Washington, George