Guys' Point of View

Life and business perspectives told from a Guy's point of view!

On this day in 1819, the Bank for Savings in the City of New York - the first savings bank in America - opens for business. The first day's receipts were $2,807 from 80 depositors. The statement for the first six months showed a loss of $27, suffered as a result of accepting counterfeit money and a short change loss of nearly $24.


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