US Secret Service

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Retailers Increase Counterfeit Training For Black Friday

With Black Friday around the corner, retailers in New York state are being offered increased training in the detection of counterfeit money. Considered to be the official kick-off to the American holiday season and one of the busiest shopping days of the year, law enforcement officials say it is also a peak time for counterfeit […]

Easy-To-Use Technology Leading To Counterfeit Bump

It used to be a highly refined skill requiring substantial training and reserved for specialized technicians, but today counterfeiting is as easy as “the push of a button” say sources from the US federal government – and this is leading to a big jump in the amount of counterfeit banknotes in circulation. The US Secret […]

New Video Podcast Educates Public About Banknote Security Features

A new video podcast series released by the United States government is aimed at helping businesses and consumers protect themselves against counterfeit currency. Initially created for the website NewMoney.gov – a site used to educate the public about the new $100 US bill – the podcasts are a visual resource in which people can learn […]