Norwegians pay half tax in November so everyone has more money for Christmas.
All of the 20 richest women in the world --except for #17-- inherited their money from either their husband or their father.
Starbucks spends more money on health insurance for its employees than on coffee beans.
In the original script, "Rocky" ended with Rocky throwing the fight and opening a pet store for Adrian with the money he made.
Charlie Chaplin made his movie mocking Hitler with his own money because Hollywood was afraid of losing money if they took a stand.
Until the twentieth century dogs' teeth were used as money by Solomon Island natives.
Until the nineteenth century, solid blocks of tea were used as money in Siberia.
The first coin minted in the United States was a silver dollar. It was issued on October 15, 1794.
On March 16, 1970, a bidder at Sotheby & Company in London paid $20,000 for one glass paperweight.
It costs more to buy a new car today in the United States than it cost Christopher Columbus to equip and undertake three voyages to and from the New World.