Friday, September 21, 2007

I did not know that fact of the day

Extra effort is going into the $100 makeover since this bill represents more
than 70 percent of the $776 billion of currency in circulation, two-thirds
of which is held overseas.
from this article on the redesigned $5 bill, which was largely redesigned because it had features similar to the $100 bill and so counterfitters were bleaching the old $5 bill to make $100 bills.

0 Comments:

Post a Comment

Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home