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How counterfeiting led to a major money overhaul


December 5, 2011
By Grant Robertson/The Globe and Mail

December 5, 2011, Ottawa – The effort to replace Canada’s paper money with polymer notes is rooted in a theory that has been around as long as currency itself: if you can limit access to the material banknotes are made out of, you can choke off counterfeiting.

December 5, 2011, Ottawa – The effort to replace Canada’s paper money with polymer notes is rooted in a theory that has been around as long as currency itself: if you can limit access to the material banknotes are made out of, you can choke off counterfeiting. | READ MORE