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Old 09-23-2014, 04:47 PM
 
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Anyone ever wonder how many bogus US bills are in circulation? I'd bet there's some near-perfect ones floating around that would be hard for the average person to spot.
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Old 09-23-2014, 05:02 PM
 
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Found these sources. I'm sure there are many more:

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The numbers are about what I recall from the 1980's.

It would seem that there is more to fear from government inspired inflation than there is from counterfeit currency, despite the alarmism of the second source I cite.
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Old 09-25-2014, 12:32 PM
 
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Counterfeit money
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