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But did you know what happens to all these coins we throw into the numerous fountains ? If not,before you put your money in a fountain, read this.
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The Trevi Fountain in Rome is one of the most famous in the world with millions of tourists visiting it every year. They throw coins over their shoulder into the fountain to ensure that they return someday.Photo : pixabay.com/zinka
According to some information, officials have the fountain cleaned every night with about $ 15,000 per week and nearly $ 1 million annually collected through it.
The fountains at the Mall of America make about $ 2,000 a month or $ 24,000 a year ,money that are given to charitable organizations. The strangest is the case of the 9/11 memorial fountain in which it is forbidden to throw a coin, but in 2014, however, $ 2,735 were found in it.