Thursday, February 07, 2008

Some NYC businesses now accepting Euros

in addition to weak US Dollars.


Some New York City businesses have begun accepting euros as payment for merchandise, as the dollar remains weak agaist the European currency.Signs reading “euros accepted” are now being posted in store windows around the city, including liquor stores in the East Village and clothing stores in Midtown.The dollar, once the king of currency, has declined sharply in recent months. On Thursday morning in New York, the euro was at $1.4574 to the dollar.