New Bill Aims To Thwart Counterfeiters
As part of its campaign to thwart counterfeiters, the U.S. Mint will introduce new $20 bills next month.
The new $20s, to be unveiled Oct. 9, will include several features becoming increasingly popular in currency bills, like security
Introduction of the new $20s is part of an overall plan by the U.S. Treasury to bring several new denominations into circulation.
"High-tech innovations have made counterfeiting easier than ever before," he said. Last year authorities seized almost $200-
Among the features of the new $20s will be new portraits of President Andrew Jackson, which will glow green under an
The Treasury does not plan to recall the old $20s but will issue the new $20s as the old ones come in. "It will not affect any of the
The new bills are being issued under a campaign called, "Safer, Smarter & More Secure," symbolizing the efforts to make them
The Treasury plans to reissue all notes every seven-to-ten years, said Darby. "If we don't do this then we'd have serious problems
Darby urged credit union executives to spend some time with their tellers to educate them on the features of the new bills, and