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Types of Bills
The 3 basic types of counterfeit bills are:
Low denomination bills altered to appear higher (corners of large bills glued to small bills)
Photocopies of authentic bills
Printed counterfeit bills
The following tips can help you spot counterfeit bills:
Inspect all bills, especially larger ones, for appropriate portraits.
Compare them to known bills of the same denomination.
Look for differences, not similarities.
Counterfeits will be less detailed, have a flat appearance appear washed out.
Authentic bills are always printed on safety paper with fine red and blue hair-like fibers embedded in them Do not be fooled by colored lines printed on paper.
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