For most people, two million dollars in savings is more than enough to guarantee a comfortable retirement. The majority of people are able to retire after having saved eight times their ending salaries, according to Fide... More »

It would take 20 million nickels to make $1 million. A United States nickel is worth five cents, so $1 is the equivalent of 20 nickels. More »

As of 2014, there has never been a $1 million bill printed by the U.S. government. The largest bill printed in U.S. history is a $100,000 bill, and it was only printed in two years, 1934 and 1935. More »

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