Canada Plastic Bills

Does Canada's New Cash Really Break At -30 C?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada Business

Can Canada’s new polymer bills withstand Canada’s frosty winters? It’s a question some have asked after a Redditor shared a photo of a broken...

New $20 Bills Have An Enemy

CP | Dean Beeby, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Thousands of vending machines still can't digest those plastic $20 bank notes the government released two months ago, with machine owners bla...

Alleged Melting Bills A Matter Of National Security?

CP | Jim Bronskill, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.03.2013 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Disclosing details of behind-the-scenes discussions about tales of melting banknotes could endanger national security or international relati...

7 Signs Canada Is Becoming A Cashless Society

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.29.2012 | Canada Business

A recent article in Wired magazine spotlighting Canada’s Interac system declares that Canada will beat the United States to becoming a cashless soci...

New Plastic Notes: Synthetic and Secure

CP | Posted 08.20.2011 | Canada

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - Get ready to have a little more plastic in your wallet. Canada is switching to polymer bank notes to replace paper-c...