American Currency

Visiting America and needs to know the name of the American money unit or just want to know how much is $1 American dollars in American currency?

Use the links on this page to learn more about the local currency in America, currency symbol, notes and more.


American Currency Exchange Rate Today

America Money

  • The official money used in America is Dollar.

  • The currency symbol of the American money is $.

  • The American currency code is USD.

  • The Dollar Notes: The American currency notes are made up of $1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100.

  • The Dollar Coins: 1 Dollar is made up of 100 Cents. American Cent Coins go from 1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢, $1.

What is the best currency to use in America? Naturally it is best to convert your currency to American money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in America. US dollars and other major currencies like British Pound or Swiss Franc are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Are credit cards widely accepted in America? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within America (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - therefore check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to US Dollars?

Foreign exchange rates are often changing and in most days minute by minute.

It’s wise to ask for the the current money exchange rate for US Dollar to American Dollar before buying the Dollar you require for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to British Pound?

Foreign exchange rates are always changing and in most days minute by minute.

Therefore it's important to check out the latest money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to American Dollar before ordering the Dollar you require for your up coming trip at British Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.