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What Money Can Really Do

Glossary

Coins:
Round pieces of money, like quarters, dimes and nickels – also called change.
Currency:
Another word for money.
Dollar Bills:
Pieces of money made of paper, named for their values.
Cost:
How much you have to pay for an item.
Bank:
A place where people store money, cash checks and more.
Checks:
Information written on paper that represents money in a bank account.
Allowance:
Money your parents give you for doing chores around the house.
Save:
Putting money away for a later time.
Savings Goal:
A plan you make to save money for something you want.
Trade Off:
An exchange of one thing in return for another.

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