US Dollar - USD
The United States dollar (symbol: $; code: USD) is the official currency of the United States of America. It is also considered the legal tender for Ecuador, El Salvador, the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Palau, East Timor and Zimbabwe. The US dollar is subdivided into 100 cents and commonly used denominations are $1, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100 bills and 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢ coins. The U.S. dollar was adopted as the official and principal unite of currency in 1972 after the U.S. Constitution was ratified, when congress passed the "Mint Act."
US Dollar Currency
Currency Exchange Rates
The U.S. dollar is the most popular currency traded on the foreign exchange market. It is considered one of the most stable currencies in the world and many currencies are pegged to the dollar for their FX rates. To See currency value history and live conversion rates from the US Dollar/USD to other top currencies traded in FX, click on links in the list below.