|Double Check Your Cheques
Despite today's reliance on technology and large amounts of today's banking done electronically, cheques remain a favored method of payment with banks still processing millions each year.
Because they are
such a common method of payment, cheques are a targeted source of income for scammers. Cheques remain popular with the
, making it important to continue to encourage awareness for this type of scam.
Fraudulent cheques are as abundant as they are difficult to trace. The name and account information are likely fraudulent unless the scammer is using a set of stolen cheques.