Money of the world

Forms of money

Forms of money

New American money

Old money of Britain

Price of money

Children's money

Another's money

Simple money

Money in the sleep

Dirty money

Money power

Colour of money

Mint money

Personal money

Dear money

Automatic machines on money

Money existed in various forms since barter trade when a horned cattle, slaves and meal acted as a circulating medium. If to look at history of money we will find various kinds and forms of money . So, for example, an oxen served in poems of the Homere as a measure of value, in slavery, slaves acted as an instrument of payment, at the American Indians of one of forms of money were a bead and necklaces from cavities, at inhabitants of Fiji as money a teeth of whales served. Professor Charles Busher, speaking about various forms of money at the primitive people wrote: as Money of each tribe the goods which they did not manufacture but which were regularly acquired from other tribes by an exchange acted. From subjects which have already been mentioned as the money, some served the purpose well, some it is bad, but anything from them did not satisfy commercial interests of the state.

Wampum - American Indian necklaces from cavities
Further as the form of money precious metals, such as gold and silver have acted. These metals have the big cost and could be divided lost-free in the price. Coins were produced of precious metals, earlier, today it is round pieces of ordinary metals and alloys with rapped out on them instructions of their cost. In the seventeenth century the new form of money - notes (paper moneys) has been entered. Today, except notes as the most widespread form of money act - checks, credit and debit cards, ecash. In these forms money loses the physical qualities, becoming the non-material goods, being declared by the country government a lawful legal tender. That is they are accepted as the form of payment within country borders, with the purposes of "all debts, state and private".

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