Category Archives: Money

Government information on the economy, federal reserve, consumer information, and the U.S. Mint.

World War I Centennial Silver Medals Program

The World War I Centennial Silver Medals are being issued in conjunction with the congressionally authorized World War I Centennial Silver Dollar.  This five-medal program features obverse (heads) and reverse (tails) designs that pay homage to each branch of the U.S. Armed Forces…

U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, August 2017

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis, through the Department of Commerce, announced today that the goods and services deficit was $42.4 billion in August, down $1.2 billion from $43.6 billion in July, revised. August exports were $195.3 billion, $0.8 billion more than July exports. August imports were $237.7 billion, $0.4 billion less than July imports. Full Text

Ellis Island Interview Worksheet

First Stop The American Dream: Ellis Island Interview Worksheet Name: ______________________________________ Directions: Fill in the occupation of your choice below. Think about what you would ask someone who had this job at Ellis Island. Create eight interview questions about the…

Medal Programs Lesson Plans

The United States Mint produces a variety of national medals to commemorate significant historical events or sites and to honor those whose superior deeds and achievements have enriched U.S. history or the world. Some of these are bronze duplicates of…