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.
1. A Federal Reserve Note has a life expectancy of: $1 bill, 22 months; $5 bill, two years: $10 bill, three years; $20 bill, four years; $50 bill, nine years; and the $100 bill, nine years. Coins usually circulate for 30 years.