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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.

10. Sheila Bair, former Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. chairwoman who worked closely with the Fed, wrote children's books about personal finance – "Rock, Brock, and the Savings Shock" and "Isabel's Car Wash."

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