What is a bad check?

Answer A bad check is a colloquial term for a check that is written against a bank account that has insufficient funds to cover the value of the check. Writing bad checks can have many consequences for ch... Read More »

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What to Check First When a Check Engine Light Comes on?

There are hundreds of reasons why a "Check Engine" light may come on in your vehicle. Since the implementation of On-Board Diagnostics II (OBD II) in 1996, diagnosing the reason through the compute... Read More »

What is the difference between a certified check& a cashier's check?

Certified checks and cashier's checks are similar in that they assure fund availability and are more secure than personal checks. The differences between the two are with security levels and liabil... Read More »

How many months can somebody hang on to a check before that check is void?

Most US banks 'stale date' a check after 6 months. Check with your bank, but that usually means they will not honor it after that point.

How to Calculate the Check Digit of a Routing Number from an Illegible Check?

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