Counterfeiting: Andrew, What Big Eyes You Have
DON'T BE SHOCKED THE NEXT TIME you head to the ATM and a huge Andrew Jackson looks back at you from your $20 bill. Just like Grant on the $50 and Franklin on the $100, Jackson is getting a face-lift as part of the Treasury Dept.'s plan to foil counterfeiters. The new $20 bill, unveiled May 20 by Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin and Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, features an off-center, blown-up portrait of Jackson. The bills will start circulating this month, but it's expected to take several years before the last of the old twenties is out of circulation.
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