A room full of cheese in a warehouse.

A Bank for Cheese

Do you love the smell of money? What does your money smell like? How about Parmesan? Or Cheddar? We know that currencies come in all shapes and sizes, but did you know that in Italy, there’s a bank that accepts … read more

Where did the term ‘Piggy Bank’ come from?

Ever wonder why we don’t have ‘Doggie Banks’ instead of ‘Piggy Banks’?  The term comes from a reddish clay used for making pottery in the Middle Ages, called ‘pygg’.  Money was often kept in jars or pots made of pygg. … read more