Lavi a pa PI Cher en Haiti, se DOLA US la ki monte two WO

Woodring - July 7 2016, 4:27 AM

Lè mwen te timoun piti ap grandi an Haiti nan lane 1980 yo, bidje lakay la te 600 goud chak mwa (120 dola Haitien).

Se ak 600 goud saa manman m te peye sevant, peye kouran, bay kay la mange 3 fwa pa jou, lekol ti moun etsetera era...

ENGLISH: Read The Haitian Dollar, Then and Now - How the US dollar affects the Haitian economy

Nan epok saa, 600 goud se te 120 DOLA Ameriken li te reprezante.

Chak 5 Goud te egak 1 dola americain, se sak fe yon te rele 5 goud la, yon dola.

Jounen jodi a, ou bezwen 63 goud pou yon dola Ameriken.

sa vle di, pou manman m ta jere menm kay saa jounen jodi a, fok li ta genyen 120 dola US miltipliye pa 63, sa ki bay 7,500 goud.

Ou konprann konye a?

Fok ou ta genyen 7500 goud jodi a pou w ka jere tout sa manmam m ta jere ak 600 goud nan lane 1984 la.

Sa vle di, Lavi a pa pi cher, se dola american an ki monte tet neg...

Kisa ou panse de sa?

Related Article:

The Haitian Dollar, Then and Now - How the US dollar affects the Haitian economy

Have you ever wondered how the US dollar affects the Haitian economy? I just realize life in Haiti is NOT more expensive then it was before, it's...

REPLY to this message

Return to Message List

Messages and comments from our readers...

Haitian Photo Stories...

PHOTO: Haitian National Guerno Touloute in the Hands of Dominican Police accused of Murder PHOTO: Haitian National Guerno Touloute in the Hands of Dominican Police accused of Murder

Here is a photo of a Haitian man, Guerno Touloute, in the hands of the Dominican Authorities for the murder of a woman in the Dominican Republic.

Haiti Police : Brigade d'Operation et d'Intervention Departementale (BOID) Haiti Police : Brigade d'Operation et d'Intervention Departementale (BOID)

Here is a photo of Haitian National police (PHN) Brigade for Operation and Departmental Intervention (BOID). The first promotion of BOID graduated...

Ti Machann : The micro-business men and women of Haiti Ti Machann : The micro-business men and women of Haiti

Haitians in general have a business mentality but they often lack the finances to start a decent business. So they start small, very small... A Ti...