Euro Today was the first day that Europeans in 11 countries can use the new currency, the Euro. They can only pay by credit card or check. European bankers are making intensive preparations for the first day of trading on Monday, configuring computers and converting funds from the nations using the currency. The BBC ''s Jonathan Charles reports from Frankfurt.
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Today was the first day that Europeans in 11 countries can use the new currency, the Euro. They can only pay by credit card or check. European bankers are making intensive preparations for the first day of trading on Monday, configuring computers and converting funds from the nations using the currency. The BBC ''s Jonathan Charles reports from Frankfurt.