INFORMATION ABOUT UNITED STATES DOLLAR
We show the updated today’s value/price of United States dollar (USD).You can get the exchange from United States dollar to another currency by introducing the value or amount of United States dollar (USD) in the box and clicking the convert button. This way you can get the United States dollar’s price in relation to other currencies.
INTRODUCTION TO THE UNITED STATES DOLLAR
The United States dollar was issued since the Currency Act in 1792. The first dollar coin was issued by the Currency House of the United States and it remained legal until 1857. It was similar to the Spanish dollar. It is the first most used currency in international transactions and it is used as official currency in many countries and in others, like de facto currency. It is used by approximately 353 million sixty thousand people. You can check the today value of the United States dollar and check its price.
The Federal Reserve is the Central Banking System of United States. It was founded in 1913 and it is an institution with public-private structure in its direction. Among its functions there are to regulate the amount of reserves, to make loans to banks, to purchase financial instruments, to encourage the circulation of more money, to issue coins and bills of the country.
Countries that use the currency: United States, Panama, Dutch Caribbean, Ecuador, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Turks and Caicos Islands, British Virgin Islands, United States Virgin Islands, American Samos, East Timor, Guam, Marshall Islands, Federated Stated of Micronesia, Palaos, British Indian Ocean Territory, insular area of United States, Northern Mariana Islands.
Name: UNITED STATES DOLLAR
Bills: $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
Coins: cent (¢) = 1/100 de 1 $. 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢, $1
Issuing Agent: Federal Reserve Web: http://www.federalreserve.gov/