ridged quarters or reeded edges

Why do quarters have ridges on their edges?

According to the U.S. Mint, ridges were added to the edges of quarters (aka reeded edges) to help prevent fraud and counterfeiting. Reeded edges...

Is it illegal to keep found money?

Every state has laws requiring the return of found money or property if it is possible to identify the owner. If you find a...
Dog food

Is premium pet food healthier?

There is no documented evidence that has shown premium pet food to be any healthier than regular pet food. Premium pet food seems to...
Funeral Casket

What happens if I can’t afford to pay for a funeral?

Before we begin, let's briefly look at the average cost of a funeral and who is supposed to be paying for it. COST On average, a...

How did eBay get its name?

eBay.com got its name from the company name, The Echo Bay Technology Company. Pierre Omidyar created the website AuctionWeb in 1995. AuctionWeb was the predecessor to...

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