The Lab With Brad

The Lab With Brad

Ep 411: It’s the beginning of banks baby!

April 25, 2024

It’s the beginning of banks baby!

Join us for the start of banks and banking, with a side trip to how US money is printed.

Join us on for extra special extra stuff!

Here’s an article about the printing of money in the US.

Journey to Circulation

Here’s a bit about how the federal reserve decided how much new money to order for 2024.

Federal Reserve Board - Currency Print Orders

Here’s a nice outline of the history of banking.

The history of banking from ancient times to now

And here’s a video, obviously meant for children, about how banking got started.