When we lived in Mexico City, I learned to count money in the first method shown on this short video. Apropos of nothing; it's just a neat little look into the things that make us different around the world.
Nowadays, I just count my money like a Typical White Person: looking around furtively for threatening brown people who want to steal my sweet, sweet loads of cash.
How People Count Cash? - video powered by Metacafe
(Man, Obama is the gift that just keeps on giving to the blogosphere!)