Could This Be The Beginning of the New Deutschmark?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s national currency was replaced by the euro in 2002, but many Germans have held onto their old Deutschmarks, secretly hoping it would one day return. For those holding onto that currency nostalgia, a new five-euro coin released this week, which is only valid in Germany, seems to be offering …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Former German Finance Minister Oskar Lafontaine No Longer Supports the Euro He Helped Create

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s former Finance Minister Oskar Lafontaine played a major role in the creation of the euro, but now after more than a decade since the currency went into circulation, he is calling for its destruction.  Lafontaine has come to the realization that the single currency idea that he once pushed …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Featured Video: Rescuing the Euro

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As Germany continues bailing out the weaker Eurozone countries, more and more citizens are becoming frustrated and are questioning Chancellor Angela Merkel and the German government.  Deutsche Welle sat down with Christian Democrat Wolfgang Bosbach, who has been known to faithfully support his party and Merkel, to talk with him regarding his …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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The Foundation Stone of the EU Monetary Union

By Magazin-Deutschland.de on Email

It marked the birth of the euro, when a new era in the history of European cooperation began 20 years ago with a brief ceremony in Maastricht, the Netherlands. On February 7, 1992 the ministers for the finance and foreign affairs of the then twelve member states of the European …

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Deutschmarks Still Accepted By German Merchants After 10 Years of the Euro

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

It’s been 10 years now since the euro replaced Germany’s deutschmarks as the official currency of Germany, but that hasn’t stopped German merchants from accepting the old money.  The Bundesbank, Germany’s central bank, states that there are still over 13.3 billion deutschmarks that have not yet been converted into euros.  With numbers like …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Will Germany Benefit from the Eurozone Crisis?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

With the continuous unrest going on with Greece, financial journalist Max Keiser believes Germany can benefit greatly.  In a PressTV interview, Keiser stated that in the end, Germany will see a new reunification with its own currency and the emergence of a Fourth Reich. Below is an excerpt from his …

Sources: PressTV

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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