It's all about the new, bluer Benjamins after Treasury redesigns $100 bill
By Martin Crutsinger, Associated Press
10/08/2013 01:39:49 PM EDT
The new $100 bill, with an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters, will get its coming out party today. The Federal Reserve will have armored trucks rolling from its regional banks around the country headed to financial institutions with the new C-notes.
FILE - This Sept. 24, 2013 file photo shows sheets of uncut $100 bills moved during the printing process at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing Western Currency Facility in Fort Worth, Texas. The new $100 bill, with a number of an array of high-tech features designed to thwart counterfeiters, will finally get its coming out party on Tuesday, partial government shutdown or not. The Federal Reserve, which has not been affected by the shutdown, will have armored trucks rolling from its regional banks around the country headed to banks, savings and loans and other financial institutions with the new C-notes. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File) (LM Otero)
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