New $20 bills to circulate Thursday

...first brand-new $20 bills issued this week by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Thursday, the Treasury will start sending banks the newly...cash-handlers about the bill's features. Source: U.S. Department of the Treasury

US senator says it's time to put a woman on the $20 bill

...important way to recognize women's contributions just as we recognize men's contributions."According to the Department of the Treasury, Martha Washington is the only woman whose portrait has appeared on a U.S. currency note. It appeared on...

William Key

...12 years, and upon his retirement, he received the Albert Gallatin award for meritorious service to the US Department of the Treasury. Even though Mr. Key was a member of the State Bar of Georgia since 1951, he did not actually open his law...

Why don 't we get Social Security refunds?

...benefits for that year. - The surplus of tax money collected for Social Security is deposited in the U.S. Department of the Treasury's General Fund and spent by the U.S. Congress on non-Social Security expenses. Every year. All of it...

Inside insurance: Policyholders are protected by state

...completed. Banks are failing or merging, stocks are up or down depending on the hour and a line has formed at the Department of the Treasury with major institutions in several industries looking for a "bailout." Like most of us, I'm concerned about...

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Spending isn't sustainable

...surplus) from 1790 until now, and the resulting cumulative national debt, are provided free by the U.S. Department of the Treasury in its monthly financial reports, which are available online.The reality is that, since 1958, Treasury Department...

The case for tossing them

...blessing of the sitting presidents?You can see by looking at the official financial records of the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Bureau of the Public Debt on the national debt. It rose steadily from more than $276.3 billion on June...

New scam involves fake e-mails from IRS

...of the woodwork." Officials with the U.S. Department of the Treasury, the IRS' parent government department, have...it to phishing@irs.gov or call the U.S. Department of the Treasury at (800) 366-4484. Source: Internal Revenue...

Port finds it difficult to catch smugglers

...said Jeffrey O. Baldwin Sr., port director at the port of Savannah for the United Customs Service and Department of the Treasury. "There are 301 ports in customs. At any point in the day, anything could be going on. We just have to be...

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...overdraft, plus any fees your bank might charge you. Source: U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Department of the Treasury AROUND TOWN TODAY THE PIANO LESSON: The play will be performed at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday at the...