Category Archives: currency

Another government screwup costs you millions

CNBC is reporting that printing of the new high-tech, ultra-secure $100 bills has been halted
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More than one billion of the new C-notes are in storage and are unusable, according to the story, which cites “an official familiar with the situation.”

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Ben Franklin gets a security makeover

Everything you could possibly want to know about the redesigned $100 banknote is now available online, the government announced in an e-mail blast to the media today.

front_02.jpgWe’re talking videos, podcasts, photos and even an interactive quiz.

 The website seems a bit cheesy, but any business that handles cash should download the training materials to learn more about how to spot fake currency.

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