Allison Chase of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston –
Boston Fed uses everything from specialized machines to “an extra sense” to root out phony bills.
Think you could tell the difference between a real U.S. note and a counterfeit one? Arian Panariti definitely can. In fact, using what he calls “an extra sense,” the operations supervisor in the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston’s Cash Services group says he can even do it blindfolded.