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How Sanitary Is Your Currency?

Offbeat  (tags: lifestyle, financial planning )

- 2456 days ago -
When taking out a few bucks to pay for a smoothie, you're probably not thinking too much about where your money has been. Money is such a standard part of daily life that we rarely give it a second thought (except for when we're thinking about how much of


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Sally S (0)
Friday December 30, 2011, 9:03 am
I heard that money is one of the most bacteria/viral caring things out there. I can just picture someone using the bathroom and not washing their hands then going and touching the money right after....... GROSS!!! Cary hand sani. with you at all times

KS Goh (0)
Saturday December 31, 2011, 12:53 am
Thanks for the article.

Bob P (394)
Saturday December 31, 2011, 5:06 am
not very

Kathy Parsons (20)
Saturday December 31, 2011, 6:46 am
Get ill equals get rich. That's so often the way.

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 31, 2011, 10:01 am
And it isn't worth much either!

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 31, 2011, 11:54 am

Robert O (12)
Saturday December 31, 2011, 12:33 pm
Thank you Harold.

Victoria B (21)
Sunday January 1, 2012, 2:09 pm
Yes cash is filthy. Just think of all the reasons people exchange cash. It's no surprise 9 out of 10 bills have traces of cocaine on them.

Shan D (49)
Sunday January 1, 2012, 6:19 pm
I ALWAYS wash my hands ASAP after handling money or doing a debit card transaction. Even the mailman sneezed all over a parcel he was delivering to me just before Christmas. That parcel is still sitting, untouched, while his germs die.
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