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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.

4. Janet Yellen, who will take the helm at the Fed in January, is married to Nobel Prize-winning economist George Akerlof. They fell in love over conversations in the Fed's cafeteria.

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