Follow Your Money

ebook Who gets it, who spends it, where does it go?

By Kevin Sylvester

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What happens to your money after you hand it to the cashier?

You pay for that cool pair of shoes or a new CD. But what happens to that money once it leaves your hands? Who actually pockets it or puts it into the bank? This lively, kid-friendly book answers these questions and more:

  • Why are designer jeans so much more expensive than no-name ones?
  • Why does a burger cost $4.50 when the ingredients only cost $1.38?
  • How do credit cards work?

    Discover the trail your money takes as it goes to pay for everything including the raw materials used to make a product, the workers who produce it, and the advertisers who promote it.

    Humorous illustrations demystify the process by providing a visual breakdown of all the elements involved in monetary transactions. Accessible and fun, Follow Your Money is a vital introduction to the way money flows.

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  • Follow Your Money