Forgery of currency or counterfeiting is a deep-rooted evil that countries across the globe have to fight constantly. It certainly isn’t new – in fact, it’s probably as old as money itself, even referred to as ‘the world’s second oldest profession’! Through the centuries, every time the government devised new security features, counterfeiters discovered ways of copying it!
And the war continues! This infographic highlights the amazing security features that are built into different currencies – which seem almost impossible to duplicate. Like the raised, textured shoulder of Benjamin Franklin and 3-D woven security ribbon on the $100 note!
Banknote Security Around the World:
Infographic by – TitleMax