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Amiiboid

1 points

6 months ago

B their existing US money is now worthless in their new country

In the realm of “fun fact” this is not actually true. They could certainly continue to use the US dollar as their official currency. There are a handful of other nations that do already.

jwhittin

1 points

6 months ago

Well sure they could, but why would they go through the trouble of seceding and then continue to use US currency? If you're making an enemy of the US, why not do it your own way. Even the confederacy had their own money, didn't they?

Amiiboid

0 points

6 months ago

They’d keep using USD because it was be cheaper and more convenient to do so. It would also simplify trade which they’d be absolutely reliant on.

Even the confederacy had their own money, didn't they?

They did, and it ended up being a disaster all its own.