Are post dated checks illegal?

Answer On One Hand: Post-Dated Checks Are Not Technically Illegal.The act of post-dating a check, which involves dating the check with a future date instead of the actual date, is not an illegal activity ... Read More »

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Is it illegal to issue a post dated check?

Post-dated checks are generally valid and enforceable. Most banks now honor post-dated checks even before the date on a check. Model Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) sections covering negotiable instr... Read More »

Is it illegal to cash a post dated check?

Writing, accepting, and cashing postdated checks is perfectly legal. By accepting a postdated check though, you run the risk of the funds not being available or the account being closed when you d... Read More »

When are checks stale dated?

A check is stale dated six months from the date listed on the check, states Section 4-404 of the Uniform Commercial Code. However, banks can accept checks after six months if the bank believes the ... Read More »

Can pre-dated checks be cashed?

Technically they can be cashed; however, banks can and may refuse to cash pre-dated checks. According to the Uniform Commercial Code, a bank will take a check regardless of the date.Source:Free For... Read More »