Dream about getting counterfeit money represents your annoying habits. You are trying to persuade others to support your views and ideas. You feel that you have failed. This is an indication for protection of some emotionally painful subconscious material. You are putting up a shield against your emotions and are trying to avoid dealing with them.
Getting counterfeit money dream is an indication for feelings of inadequacy and frustration. You are approaching your problem all wrong. You are manipulating a situation. This dream is your maternal eagerness or your desires to feel needed. Your subconscious is trying to protect you from experiencing them directly.
If you dreamt about getting counterfeit money:
You are being even more underhanded than usual, and a whole shoal of red herrings are out in force to confuse the signals that you are trying not to give someone. The game is already up!