What if I told you that every day, someone destroys more than four TONS of cash? It’s true! The treasury department collects dirty or damaged dollar bills and shreds them into confetti-sized pieces at a rate of up to $1,000,000 per minute! This shredded currency is then recycled into new products like stationary, pencils, and even clothing!
If you got a truckload of shredded money from the Treasury, what would YOU make?
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