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Federal Reserve's Money Printing Order in One Chart

Usually when we talking about the Fed printing money, we're speaking metaphorically. Most money the Fed "prints" these days isn't actually currency; it's just an electronic representation showing that somebody has a certain amount of money in their account. But the government does still print actual, physical bills.

Source: NPR. Read full article. (link)

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