20 Informative and Outlandish Ways to Illustrate the U.S. National Debt

August 10, 2011
20 Informative and Outlandish Ways to Illustrate the U.S. National Debt

You don’t need a Masters in Economics to know that America’s debt is larger than it has ever been, with trillion dollar bills becoming all the more common. But with literally more dollars in the debt than stars in the sky, how does one make sense of the $14 trillion dollar price tag it comes with?

To shed light on things, we have gathered 20 informative and outlandish ways to illustrate the U.S. national debt. They include many informational links, as well as even worse ways to spend the money. So grab a chair and your own financial worth and prepare for some hypothetical spending fun. Read More …