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What is the best variable to use when handeling currency values in .net?
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The decimal datatype
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Use the Decimal

From the MMicrosoft documentation
"the decimal type has more precision and a smaller range, which makes it appropriate for financial and monetary calculations"
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That is what i though. Thank you.
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ty
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