American Currency

Travelling to United States and wants to know the name of the American money unit or just need to know what is the exchange rate for $10 US dollars in American currency?

Use the links on this page to find out more about the local money in United States, currency symbol, notes and more.


American Currency Exchange Rate Today

United States Money

  • The local money used in United States 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 United States? obviously it is best to convert your currency to American money and use the local Dollar as it is accepted everywhere in United States. American 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.

Can I use my credit cards in United States? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are usually accepted within United States (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 - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to US Dollars?

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

It’s wise to check the current currency exchange rate for US Dollar to American Dollar before ordering the Dollar you need for your up coming trip from American Dollar to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for Dollar to British Pound?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are always changing and in most days minute by minute.

Therefore it's wise to check out the latest money exchange rate for Stirling Pound to American Dollar before purchasing the Dollar you need for your next trip from Stirling Pound to Dollar Exchange Rate Today.