Time & Money
Warning: If printed, by law the "Specimen" bills must be at most three-fourths
or at least one and a half times the size of a genuine bill
This visualization provides one view of the connection between time and money. A few extra notes
and a short demo is on youtube here
It shows via "flowing currency" the amount of money represented
for a given rate per hour or year.
You can enter an hourly rate
or annual salary/amount, specify the number of people or entity name, or run the simulation for one of the preconfigured
See how much money is being spent right now by Congress and the President, by our government,
or how much is being earned by the total US working population.
Using your company's rates, put this on the screen during meetings to help sharpen focus: that meeting time is costing
someone that money flowing by.
Clicking on a coin/bill will bring up a popup that provides
some summary information on the currency.
- Angie Hicks of the United States Mint for assistance in confirming which coin images could be used in this visualization (the
- Glen "Tommy" Smith of the United States Secret Service for assistance in confirming that the "specimen" bill images
publicly available on the Bureau of Federal Engraving web site (www.moneyfactory.gov)
could be used in this visualization
- David Paliwoda for the permission to use his twitter and facebook logo images, originally used in his and Jesse Williams'
fantastic distance to mars visualization.
This visualization is provided as is without any warranty of any kind.
The developers accept no liability for
misuse of this application or associated images.