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10 fun Federal Reserve facts

Sources: The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, U.S. News & World Report, FDIC.gov, Bloomberg Businessweek, Yahoo! and Babson College Finance Professor John C. Edmunds, CNBC, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, Sverigas Riksbank.

9. The Fed decides how much money should be printed annually. In 2010, $974 million was printed. In contrast, $30 billion of Monopoly board-game money is printed each year.

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