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What You Can Buy With a Literal Ton of Cash

With more and more financial transactions being conducted electronically, it's easy to forget the physicality of money. What a dollar weighs, or a pile of them. So just for fun, let's start piling up the Benjamins and see what a pound -- or 10, or 100, or a ton -- of C-notes will buy.

Homes of the Super-Rich, and Their Prices in Real Money

Every year, Forbes magazine compiles a list of the highest-priced zip codes in the country, showing us where the most expensive real estate sits. But however far from your home those mansions sit, the real distance is what separates the world of average Americans from that of the ultra-rich.