How you benefit from the euro
As our currency, the euro has become an integral part of everyday life and it makes it easier for us to trade, travel, study, live and work abroad.
At the European Central Bank we look after the euro to provide a stable environment for people living in countries using the euro, including families, workers, employers, entrepreneurs, pensioners, savers and debtors. We contribute to economic growth and welfare by ensuring the stability of the euro.
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