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INFOGRAPHIC: Do You Know the Value of a Dollar? No, Really, Do You?

So you think you have a real jeweler's eye? You think you understand what a dollar is really worth? Well, in reality, that can actually be more fluid than we would like to admit. What you can

So you think you have a real jeweler's eye? You think you understand what a dollar is really worth? Well, in reality, that can actually be more fluid than we would like to admit. What you can buy with $1 can vary widely depending on what country you're in. Master-of-Finance.org created this infographic to help illustrate just how much $1 can buy.

 


Source: Master-of-Finance.org

 
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