Canadian money in Canada where did it come from and when did it really start. Find out what every Canadian should know; the origins of their money. Money is so important today as a currency in our daily lives we should know some very important things about money in Canada and especially for Canadians. The Bank of Canada thought it was so important that they commissioned a book on it. Today ‘A Canadian History of Money’ is available for only $1.00 with purchase of any exclusive MONEY Membership package.