Money value converter

Ask the money value converter about money! This ‘mechanical’ device helps you to get an overview of how the value of money has changed over the years.

The converter helps you see how prices of various goods and annual inflation have developed from 1811 to the present. The products or services used in the converter include worker’s wages, train fares, coffee, butter and a bottle of vodka. The cost of living index series indicate how much a sum in year X is worth at present. The money value converter helps school pupils to envisage the everyday lives of their grandparents.

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