Today’s Financial Friday is the good old $1 dollar bill from the USA. Here are a five facts about this gem to go along with the photo.
1: The average life of a dollar bill is just 18 months
2. The Latin below the pyramid on the $1 bill, NOVUS ORDO SECLORUM, means “a new order for the ages”
3. At the base of the pyramid on the $1 bill you will find “1776” in Roman Numerals
4. On the $1 bill, you can see an owl in the upper left-hand corner of the “1” encased in the “shield,” while a spider is hidden in the front upper right-hand corner
5: Almost half, 48 percent, of the notes printed by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing are $1 notes