The Federal Reserve System
What we do
At the federal reserve we control the nations money we give your bank the money to pay you! Also every check that you write goes through us to approve it.
We make the money
we control the Mint and the bureau of printing and engraving.
Some of our Currency!
The Eccles Building
This is the home base of the federal Reserve along with the Fedral Open Market Committee
There are 12 Different districts Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Cleveland, Richmond, Atlanta, Chicago, St. Lewis, Minneapolis, Kansas city, Dallas, San Francisco each had a district bank that clears checks and provide money to the smaller banks.
The Federal Open Market Committee is a board that the 7 board of governors, the head of the New York Reserve bank and 4 members from other reserve banks. These people together make decisions that will stabilize and grow the American economy.