This Man Made $250M in Counterfeit Money and Got Away with It*

nobody on this earth has ever

counterfeited more money than I did and

better than I did

it's what it is it comes out like I'm

the self-proclaimed but it's not what I

am I don't say it the people say it and

it's true I looked it up it's true my

name is uh Frank Willis ah I'm from a

little town called Twilight's and Quebec

Canada what I did basically are free

money you know I just started with you

know stolen clothes and then it evolved

into car parks and then into stolen cars

as a whole we're all scrambling to make

money and find the next idea or whatever

why just let's skip all of that and just

make my old money directly this is when

I launched them to the Caliphate I mean

we did go to the moon so you know I

figured you know I can make this work

yeah to get from not knowing to how it's

actually done you can go on many sites

and most of that means this is funny but

most of them are government sites you

get from one sheet of paper to you know

ten different criteria that you had to

look into so you're moving forward from

the government websites it's how it

starts really single most complicated

things is the crispiness of the bill and

then you got the watermark is just a

matter of putting this up to the light

and then you can see the UV strip here

then you get the color shifting xx and

the color shifting eagle the fonts on

the serial number are provision fonts

and the the feel of the raised ink and

then you got the starch which you have

to neutralize it's actually very very

difficult to duplicate so yeah you have

to make it good if you wanted to if you

want to pass I'd say 75% of the security

of the currency is the paper it's up it

took me a whole year just to figure that

out the ingredients and the suppliers

and the

you know how and the different security

features included within the paper so

while I looked at you know hundreds of

suppliers something plain just hung up

on me and some told me flat out day

you're making you know paper for

banknotes with that and now we wrote it

down to the one that felt right to me G

with the smell or feeling so I picked

one and it went well another really

important part that that I had to really

make sure that was fully secure this one

I received a paper the order can be can

be bugged and police can be on it so we

sweep everything everything came out

good and clean once the paper was inside

my printing shop then I knew I had it

they were actual currency they were

banknotes that was printing from that on

that was really really cool I

successfully been able to sell money for

for about a year there's how long it

took before the sadly enough we sold he

to an undercover agent and the whole

thing came crashing down that was the

end of it my god arrested and I gave

them two hundred million and fake

currency that I had left plus a printing

press that they wanted so I gave that

away in exchange for they would remove

any accusation against me for

counterfeiting and I was fined $1,500 I

printed two hundred and fifty million

before I even sold one I gave back two

hundred million

so you do the math