Are We Running Out Of Change? August 14, 2020

First it was toilet paper and now it’s coins? It seems like the pandemic has been affecting the supply chain of some things that we never gave a sec

Crypto Here, Crypto There! August 24, 2019

If you ever played Monopoly and later wondered if it’s possible to create a new kind of currency (or money), we have the answer for you: yes! Sure,

Money Talks July 25, 2019

Yeah, we’re talking about money this week because money talks—well, not literally—but it does say a lot. In 2016, the United States Treasury Dep

Then & Now: Samsung Phones Are Hot! January 17, 2017

WHAT HAPPENED: Last fall, Samsung, the company that makes the Galaxy Note 7, had to recall these smartphones because they would catch re. Twice, they

Want Free Money? Finland Pays the Needy January 11, 2017

Finland is conducting an experiment on their people. What? Now, before you start picturing a science lab with Frankenstein’s monster on the table, w

My Money Is Worth What? November 16, 2016

Imagine that you had a $20 bill in your pocket. You’ve been saving it for months and tomorrow you’re going to use that money to buy a toy. You go

Why Is the Friday After Thanksgiving Called, “Black Friday?” November 16, 2016

It sounds like we’re talking in code: Psst … Black Friday … psst … any good deals? Over! But today, “Black Friday” is a commonly used term

Bank Tricks Customers September 11, 2016

Everyone loves a reward: a trophy upon winning a soccer game, a scoop of ice cream after a long day at school, a toy for finishing weekly chores. We a

An Epic Rise in the Cost of Epipens August 31, 2016

EpiPens are life-saving injectors for those who suffer from allergic reactions to things like peanuts. Recently, the cost of the EpiPens came under sc