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Sample Check

sample check

A. Read every check carefully for the following eight points:

  1. Must be Personalized - Complete name and address pre-printed by the bank (no P.O. Boxes).
  2. Date must be current - Never post-dated or more than 30 days old.
  3. Bank I.D. #
  4. Payee must be your company.
  5. Amounts written and numerical must be the same.
  6. Bank name and address must be printed on check.
  7. Bank and customer computer numbers must be printed on check.
  8. Customer signature - Must be signed in your presence.