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Lots o' clams.Introduction

The term money, well, it’s hard to say exactly how old it is. When you research the term you can find out that payment of some kind was used all the way back to 2200 B.C.!

But the money that they used back then is not the same that we use today. Early forms of money included shells, stones, beads and fur.

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