Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP)

USS San Diego Intaglio Print from Panama Canal SeriesNow available from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is its USS San Diego Intaglio Print, the second of three cards from the Panama Canal Commemorative series.

This year’s series celebrates the 100th anniversary of the opening celebration for the Panama Canal […]

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US Government Prints 449M Banknotes in Jan 2015The United States government printed a bit more banknotes in January than in the previous month, data from the agency responsible for producing U.S. currency shows, but the total value of the notes was sharply lower.

More than 449 million in $1s, $2s, $5s, $10s, $20s and $100s was printed in January for a total value of $6.27 billion, according to […]

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Fed Orders 7.2 Billion Notes for 2015U.S. money production for Fiscal Year 2015 is estimated to hit 7.2 billion notes valued at over $188.7 billion, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) announced.

Those numbers are based on how many banknotes the Federal Reserve has ordered for circulation due to estimates for cash, and […]

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BEP Intaglio Prints Commemorate Panama Canal Opening CelebrationOn Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) opened up its 2015 Intaglio Print Subscription, "Panama Canal Commemorative Program."

Prints of the program commemorate the 100th anniversary of the opening celebration for the Panama Canal, a narrow land bridge between North and South America which connects the Atlantic and Pacific oceans […]

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Bureau of Engraving and Printing 2014 Year-End Holiday ClosuresBureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) tours and facilities will close between the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, the agency announced Wednesday.

Along with printing facilities, both Tour and Visitor Centers will be closed to the public at the end of business on Tuesday, Dec. 23 […]

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Lucky Money $100 Dragon-Phoenix Circle of Fortune NotesRepresenting unity and harmony, another new lucky money product from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) is its $100 Dragon-Phoenix Circle of Fortune.

Released Wednesday, Dec. 3, this product is similar to the just introduced Year of the Goat $1 Note in that it also has a "lucky" serial number […]

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Year of the Goat Lucky Money $1 NotesEarlier today, Dec. 3, 2014, the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP) started selling its latest lucky money product featuring uniquely serialized Federal Reserve notes.

To celebrate the Year of the Goat and honor the Chinese Lunar New Year, the BEP has printed uncirculated $1 notes bearing serial numbers beginning with "8888." The product is further limited to 88,888 units […]

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BEP Accepting Applications for Free Currency ReadersCitizens and legal residents of the United States who are blind or visually impaired can now request a free currency reader from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP).

An application form for those interested is available from the Bureau of Engraving and Printing website […]

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US Government Prints 1.05 Billion Banknotes in October 2014The United States government printed more than 1 billion banknotes in a month for the first time in over a year, data from the agency responsible for producing U.S. currency shows.

1,053,056,000 in $1s, $5s, $10s, $20s, $50s and $100s were made in October for a total value of […]

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US Government Prints 487 Million Banknotes in September 2014The US government printed less money for circulation in September than in any month since February, data from the agency responsible for producing U.S. currency shows, and the combined value of the notes was the lowest in almost a year.

487.04 million in $1s, $5s, $10s, $20s and $100s were made last month for a […]

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