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MONEY, MONEY, MONEY...IS IT THE ROOT TO EVIL.

DEFINITION OF MONEY...something as coins or paper currency used in buying.

MONEY is older than written HISTORY.  MONEY was first used in a social setting.  First as a method of punishment.  Dowries were probably also an early use.

Early stone age man began the use of precious metals as MONEY.  Until the invention of coins, metals were weighed to determine their value.

The concept of MONEY is often confused with coinage.  Coins first appearance was among the Lydians in Asia Minor in the 7th century BC.  Whether these coins were used as money in the modern sense has also been guestioned.

STAY TUNEE...

MONEY...BRIDE OR BLOOD MONEY...etc.

Stone Age...etc.

3100 BC...etc.

800 AD...etc.

17th Century...etc.

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