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7 Currencies that have Ceased to Exist in the Last 10 Years

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We’re all used to watching money change hands, but on occasion we can see it change names. Generally, multiple countries have the same title to their currency, and it’s only the attached country name distinguishes them from one another. Since they often get these titles because of a ruling empire, they’re not always the most popular.

National pride also plays a big role in the names. People build these into their identity, and they can take it personally when someone else pushes them to change it. On the other hand, it does occasionally happen that money is tied to a miserable situation, and the citizens can’t wait to throw it away for a fresh start.

The past decade may feel like it has been relatively stable and insignificant to you, but here is a list of seven currencies that have met their demise during this time.

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