Feb 5, 2014 — A leading investor thinks bitcoin is going to change the world. A prominent writer disagrees. They make a bet about what we'll be using for money in 2019.
Feb 5, 2014 — A big-time venture capitalist thinks bitcoin will change the world. A prominent writer thinks bitcoin is going to disappear. On today's show, they make a long-term bet on bitcoin's future.
Jan 15, 2014 — Americans use debit cards more often than any other form of payment. Cash is still used more often than credit cards.
Nov 22, 2013 — "This little baby — what my wife used to call my 'pretend money project' — is really going mainstream," says the chief scientist at the Bitcoin Foundation.
Sep 25, 2013 — On today's show, every single dollar bill in the world — every $20, every $100, everything — is printed on paper made at one small mill in Massachusetts. That's been the case for 130 years.
Sep 24, 2013 — Roughly $5 trillion worth of currency is traded every day. Here's how that money is spread among the world's currencies — and how the picture has changed in the past few years.
Sep 18, 2013 — If you're a high school student and you dream of holding the U.S. economy in the palm of your hand — if you want the power to control interest rates and to print money out of thin air — the Fed Challenge is for you.
Sep 5, 2013 — Making fake dollars is big business in Peru, where counterfeiters hire people to finish each bill by hand.
May 10, 2013 — Like people in other countries that have gone through economic turmoil, people in Myanmar want U.S. dollars that look like they just rolled off the presses.
Apr 18, 2013 — Colbert wants to know: Should he buy bitcoin?