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Money is used to pay for various goods and services. It is also used to measure and store value. What paper money is really made of, what happens when money leaves circulation, and more great facts to fill your mind and your wallet.
The first U.S. gold rush started in North Carolina in 1803, when 12-year-old Conrad Reed found a 17-pound gold nugget on his father's farm. It supplied all the gold for the nation's mints until 1829. Fact sourceread more
The 2003 world poker champion who won $2.5 million for a $39 entry fee is called Chris Moneymaker. Fact sourceread more
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