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This Is What Our Cash Could Look Like If It Didn't Celebrate Dead White Men

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 11.05.2014 | Business

Take a look at the redesigns. Remember, these are just hypothetical, and Purrington is in no way affiliated with the U.S. government. But still, we can always dream.

Why This Man Tossed His Last $1,000 Into A Crowd At The Mall Of America

Posted 12.03.2013 | Divorce

Going though a divorce during the holidays can make people do crazy things, like toss $1,000 into a crowd at the Mall of America on Black Friday. T...

We Could Stare At These Defaced Bills All Day

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2013 | Business

Tired of all this government shutdown and debt ceiling talk? Need a reason to smile about money again? We're here to give you that, along with some of...

The Billion Dollar Coin Makes Sense

Tim Penny | Posted 03.27.2013 | Detroit
Tim Penny

While it may not add up to a trillion, everyone involved with the federal budget recognizes that an "all options on the table" approach is necessary to solve this problem. Currency modernization and the dollar coin need to be part of the discussion.

LOOK: What's So Special About This Bill?

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 12.16.2012 | Money

Talk about inflation. A $5 "brown back" national bank note from 1882 just sold for an eye-popping $101,790, according to Bonhams. The bill bare...

The Death Of The Dollar Bill

The Huffington Post | Caroline Fairchild | Posted 11.28.2012 | Money

The dollar bill's days may be numbered. At least, that could be the case if one government watchdog had its way. A recent report from the Governmen...

The Craziest Hidden Messages On $1, $20 Dollar Bills (PHOTOS)

Emily Cohn | Posted 05.26.2012 | Money

What do you do when it's a slow news day on the Friday before a three-day weekend? We at HuffPost Money decided to investigate the contents of our wal...

Let's Not Forget About George...

Emily Cohn | Posted 04.30.2012 | Money
Emily Cohn

Today, we see our paychecks automatically appear in our bank accounts every month and lose sight of what's earned, deducted and put away for later. But what if we got back to the basics?

Goodbye Greenback? Just Say 'No.'

Randy DeCleene | Posted 04.24.2012 | Business
Randy DeCleene

Congress is considering legislation that would see the $1 bill replaced -- wiped out permanently -- by a coin. A heavy, clunky, old-fashioned coin that, if adopted, will soon be overburdening the pockets and purses of annoyed Americans everywhere. What's more, it will cost them dearly.

Restaurant Donates Over 10,000 Dollar Bills Collected On Its Walls

Posted 01.30.2012 | Impact

The tradition started when a traveling salesman tacked a single dollar bill with his name on it to the wall of Fat Smitty's restaurant in Discovery Ba...

Wall Street Protest, Circa 1967

Chris Weigant | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Abbie Hoffman's merry band of pranksters took a tour of the NYSE on August 24, 1967. The tour ended at a gallery overlooking the trading floor. Hoffman and his friends rushed to the railing, and began throwing money onto the heads of the traders below.

GOP Congressman Wants To Do Away With Dollar Bills

Posted 11.21.2011 | Politics

Arizona Republican David Schweikert has submitted legislation designed to phase out one dollar bills. The southwest congressman is not suggesting the ...

Some Change Requires Deep Pockets

Jeffrey Shaffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jeffrey Shaffer

I'd like to conduct a poll in major cities, actually stop people on the street and have them count their cash, to find out how many one-dollar bills an average American is carrying around.