With newer technology everyday, counterfeiting money is getting easier and easier to print. So, how much of our money is fake?
How Inkjet Printers Are Changing the Art of Counterfeit Money
“The U.S. government recouped more than $88 million in counterfeit currency last year, and more than half of it was made on regular old inkjet or laser printers. ”
“The United States Secret Service is responsible for maintaining the integrity of the nation’s financial infrastructure and payment systems. ”
More Fake Euro Bills in Circulation Last Year
“The European Central Bank on Monday said the number of counterfeit bills removed from circulation hit a three-year high in the second half of last year.”
BUREAU OF ENGRAVING AND PRINTING
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