Saturday, August 21, 2010

Secret Service Agent Shows How to Spot Counterfeits of New Redesigned $100 Bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. (August 18, 2010) – The U.S. government is helping businesses and consumers protect themselves against counterfeit currency with a new Web video – “How to Detect a Counterfeit” – released today on www.newmoney.gov. The downloadable video is the second in a series of educational videos created to increase public awareness about the new $100 note, which will begin circulating on February 10, 2011.

“When a business or consumer accepts a counterfeit note, they are the ones who end up losing the money. It is important for the public to be educated about what security features to look for on the new $100 note. By knowing those features . . .

Full story at: newmoney.gov

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