Presidents Day Pop Quiz: Funny Money Facts About the Men in the Oval Office

Presidents day money one dollar bill
Presidents day money one dollar bill

Even when it comes to U.S. presidents whose faces aren't on bills and coins, discussions about America's commanders in chief frequently come back down to money. Whether the question is campaign donations or advances on memoirs, shady deals or funding for libraries, and of course, economic ups and downs (I'm looking at you, President Hoover!) it's hard to separate White House occupants from their money connections.

In honor of Presidents Day, we've compiled a list of some fun and surprising financial facts about the men who control -- and sometimes end up -- on the nation's money. Take a peek!


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