$5's and $10's

kathyg_in_miMarch 2, 2006

Can anyone tell me why a $5 is called a fin and a $10 is called a sawbuck?

Came up in conversation today.

TIA, Kathy G in MI

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Here's an explanation.

Here is a link that might be useful: THe Roots of Money

    Bookmark   March 2, 2006 at 3:59PM
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