Fraud Prevention Blog

Aug. 21, 2013 – New $100 Bill: Bigger, Brighter, Better UV Feature

Posted by Sean Trundy on Wed, Aug 21, 2013 @ 08:24 AM

Fluorescent Security Feature On New $100 to be Identical to Previous $100 Bill, Only Better.

Topics: new $100

Detecting Counterfeit Money

Posted by Sean Trundy on Thu, Feb 16, 2012 @ 08:13 AM

Judging by the number of Google searches devoted to it, counterfeit money continues to be a big problem. Many of the searches are variations on the theme of “Someone gave me counterfeit money, and now the bank won’t accept it - what can I do?”

Topics: new $100, counterfeit money, counterfeit detection, counterfeit fraud prevention, counterfeit money detectors

Good News About the Counterfeit-Proof $100 Delay

Posted by Gary Satanovsky on Thu, Dec 09, 2010 @ 08:07 AM

Topics: new $100, counterfeit money

Detecting Counterfeit Money, Part IV: Intaglio Printing

Posted by Gary Satanovsky on Tue, Jul 06, 2010 @ 06:16 PM

We mentioned previously the intaglio printing process that creates fine lines around the portraits on genuine dollars. Now we get to see some details on the lines. Below is a magnification of Benjamin Franklin's engraved portrait on a $100 bill.

Topics: new $100, fake money, fraud prevention

Watch how the New $100 Bill is Manufactured

Posted by Sean Trundy on Fri, Jul 02, 2010 @ 09:10 AM

Topics: new $100, counterfeit money, currency news