Counterfeit Bills

Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The one hundred dollar bills will be released this fall and has new security features, such as a duplicating portrait of Benjamin Franklin and microprinting added to make the bill more difficult to counterfeit.  (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

New $100 Bills Now Available

It’s all about the Benjamin’s Tuesday as the Federal Reserve rolls out its new and improved $100 bills with lots of special security features.

CBS Miami–10/08/2013

Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The one hundred dollar bills will be released this fall and has new security features, such as a duplicating portrait of Benjamin Franklin and microprinting added to make the bill more difficult to counterfeit. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

$100 Bill Gets Money Makeover, Will Be Released Tuesday

The new $100 bill with special security features enters circulation Tuesday but they may be a bit hard to find as collectors snap them up.

CBS Miami–10/07/2013

Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The one hundred dollar bills will be released this fall and has new security features, such as a duplicating portrait of Benjamin Franklin and microprinting added to make the bill more difficult to counterfeit. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Mishap At The Money Factory Delays $100 Bill Release

Imagine having $3 billion in cash sitting in front of you, teasing you – that you couldn’t use. That’s what happened to the Federal Reserve this year because the country’s money factory messed up.

CBS Miami–09/06/2013

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) Counterfeit cash on display at the Money Museum in the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago June 22, 2011 in Chicago.

More Counterfeit Cash Found As Holidays Approach

Thanksgiving isn’t just about turkey, it’s about shopping of course, but South Florida retailers are keeping an alert eye on customers who try to pay with counterfeit cash.

CBS4–11/23/2011

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Miami Men Accused Of Passing Phony $100 Bills In Ohio

A Miami man is on the run, his suspected partner behind bars, after they allegedly went on several spending sprees in Ohio using phony $100 bills.

CBS4–06/09/2011

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