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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_dollar

The history of the United States Dollar refers to more than 240 years since the Continental ... This created a new U.S. dollar that was backed by 1.50 g (23.22 grains) of gold. However, the previous dollar had been represented by 1.60 g ( 24.75 ...

www.sovereignman.com/lifestyle-design/are-there-any-currencies-backed-by-gold-6226

Mar 28, 2012 ... Ever since, the US government has refused to acknowledge ... This means that roughly 4.46% of US dollars in circulation are 'backed' by gold, ...

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This is where you get the saying that U.S. dollars are backed by the “full faith and credit” of the U.S. Government. In other words, Nixon implied; take our paper ...

www.businessinsider.com/are-there-any-currencies-backed-by-gold-2012-3

Mar 29, 2012 ... Ever since, the US government has refused to acknowledge ... 4.46% of US dollars in circulation are 'backed' by gold, the rest backed by false ...

www.internationalman.com/articles/trump-and-a-new-gold-backed-dollar

Jan 19, 2017 ... Removing the US dollar's last link to gold eliminated the main motivation for foreign countries to store large dollar reserves and to use the dollar ...

www.federalreserve.gov/faqs/currency_12770.htm

Aug 2, 2013 ... Federal Reserve notes are not redeemable in gold, silver, or any other ... This collateral is chiefly held in the form of U.S. Treasury, federal ...

www.richmondfed.org/faqs/gold_silver

Is U.S. currency still backed by gold? No, when the United States stopped selling gold to foreign official holders of dollars at the rate of $35 an ounce in 1971, ...

www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-01-20/trump-and-new-gold-backed-dollar

Jan 20, 2017 ... Removing the US dollar's last link to gold eliminated the main .... In order to form a new system of gold backed currency, he would need to hire ...

www.quora.com/If-the-U-S-dollar-isnt-backed-by-gold-anymore-what-is-it-backed-by-Where-is-the-true-value

Confidence. That's the only thing that backs the US dollar. Exactly as you said, the US dollar is not backed by gold (or silver) and is therefore a fiat currency, which is ...

www.gold-traders.co.uk/gold-information/is-the-us-dollar-backed-by-gold.asp

The US dollar is no longer backed by gold, or any other precious metal.