Forget wooden nickels, how about plastic dollars?
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 20: Newly redesigned $100 notes lay in stacks at the Bureau of Engraving and Printing on May 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. The one hundred dollar bills will be released this fall and has new security features, such as a duplicating portrait of Benjamin Franklin and microprinting added to make the bill more difficult to counterfeit. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Photo: Image by Getty Images
Will we soon be paying for our purchases with plastic money? If the United States joins a growing trend, we just may be.