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The 4 Major Designs Of The $100 Bill

Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 6:27 PM
From Credit Union Times an interesting slide show about the redesign of the $100 bill:
In October, the Federal Reserve will begin circulating a redesigned $100 bill. It’s only the fourth design for the note in nearly 100 years of circulation.

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The redesign of 1996 incorporated measures to deter counterfeiting, such as optically variable ink and hard-to-reproduce lines around Franklin and Independence Hall, microprinting, and a plastic security thread.  The bills which will be put into circulation 10/8/13 were also designed to assist the visually impaired.
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