Bills, Bills, Bills…
For two-years, a Richmond, Virginia mom figured out how to make money to fill the gaps in her modest income. Raising six children on her own, Tarshema Brice managed to turn $5 bills into $50 bills using her Hewlett-Packard 3-in-1 inkjet printer. The mom, who is also a hairdresser and janitor, plead guilty to creating $20,000 in phony bills.
Here is how she did it:
The secret to Brice’s success was that she started with real currency—watermarked $5 bills. But from there, her tools were pretty ordinary ones. She used Purple Power degreaser, heated the bills in a microwave, got the ink off with a toothbrush, then ran the paper through her printer, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported in December. (Newser)