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How Do You Know If Your Money Is Fake?

How Much Of Our Money Is Fake?: http://dne.ws/1HIEcS0

Counterfeiting money has been a problem across the world for some time now. How does the government go about detecting the fake currency?

Read More:
History of U.S. Currency
http://www.newmoney.gov/uscurrency/history.htm

A Hundred Bucks Says You Won’t Read This Story
http://www.esquire.com/news-politics/a24292/benjamin-hundred-dollar-bill-0913/
“Our new hundred-dollar bill, like every other single piece of American folding money, is born in this rotary boiler.”

The Chemistry of Euro Notes
http://www.aquimicadascoisas.org/en/?episodio=the-chemistry-of-euro-notes
“It’s something that often passes by our hands, often faster than we would wish. Today, in The Chemistry of Things, we speak about Euro notes!”

Longhorn beetle inspires ink to fight counterfeiting
http://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/pressroom/presspacs/2014/acs-presspac-november-5-2014/longhorn-beetle-inspires-ink-to-fight-counterfeiting.html
“From water marks to colored threads, governments are constantly adding new features to paper money to stay one step ahead of counterfeiters.”

How Inkjet Printers Are Changing the Art of Counterfeit Money
http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/05/how-inkjet-printers-are-changing-the-art-of-counterfeit-money/361946/
“Nearly 60 percent of the fake $88.7 million recouped last year was created using inkjet or laser printers.”

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