Money is physically dirty
99.9% of all paper money is covered in germs and bacteria including E. coli and salmonella. Money isn’t just dirty because of the microorganisms; it’s also covered in bits of fecal matter and grains of cocaine. You would probably be just as well off licking the bottom of your shoe as you are putting a well used dollar bill in your mouth. Think about that while you eat the sandwich that some guy who handles money just fixed for you.
Money doesn’t go as far as it used to
When I was a kid, a pack of gum was a nickel. Now you’re lucky to get a piece of gum for a nickel. Of course, I didn’t really care what the price of gum was then, but I...