# Riddle #659

Question: A man goes into a barbershop and gets a \$15 haircut. He pays the barber with a \$20 bill, but the barber doesn't have change because it is an especially slow day. The barber goes to the flower shop next to his own and trades the \$20 bill for a \$10 dollar bill and two \$5 bills. Then he gives the man his \$5 in change.

Later the lady from the flower shop confronts the barber and tells him that the \$20 bill he gave her was counterfeit. The barber agrees and he gives the lady a different \$20 bill.

Later that day he tries to figure out how much money he lost. What did he lose?

Riddle Discussion

By: eliteninja72 on 29/9/14

This is assuming that giving away a haircut isn't losing money.

By: Hugibear on 30/12/13

I think he lost \$20(\$5 he gave the man and \$15 for the haircut)

By: Ant on 23/12/13

check his pockets

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