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From Quarterbacks to Greenbacks

April 2, 2014

By every metric imaginable, fantasy sports are growing fast. Take a look at how 20-buck-a-head league fits in to a $4.5 billion worldwide economy. Source

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A Revealing Infographic Shows Where Federal Tax Dollars Come From

January 12, 2013

With U.S. Federal Reserve pumping incredible amounts of money into the United States economy, people are becoming more curious about how their tax dollars are spent. While we may not be able to lift the veil of how your tax dollars are spent, this Infographic will certainly open your eyes to who pays the taxes […]

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The Price of Money

January 6, 2013

It’s one of the guiding principles of any aspiring entrepreneur: figure out how to turn one penny into two, and you’ll become a rich man in no time. Apparently, the U.S. mint makes that process easier than it sounds. Take a closer look at U.S. money madness and you’ll find there are two American coins […]

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Europe’s Web of Debt

October 4, 2012

Banks and governments in these five shaky economies owe each other many billions of euros – converted here to dollars – and have even larger debts to Britain, France and Germany. Arrow widths are proportional to debt amounts. Source

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The Billion Dollar-o-Gram

September 1, 2012

This image arose out of frustration with media reporting of billion dollar amounts. That is, that they’re meaningless without context. But they’re continually reported as self-evident facts. 500 billion for this war. 50 billion for this pipeline. Literally mind-boggling amounts of money. So here we’ve scraped reported figures from The New York Times, The Guardian, […]