Put a stop to bad checks today. Consult these helpful resources:
Check Fraud Prevention Manual provides information on how to detect fraudulent checks, how to adopt procedures to reduce your business's exposure to bad checks, and where to turn for help. Cost is $99 for members and $150 for nonmembers. Contact the American Bankers Association, 1120 Connecticut Ave. N.W., Washington, DC 20036, or order through the association's customer-service department at (800) 338-0626.
"Common Sense Guide to Check Acceptance" offers guidelines to follow when cashing or accepting checks. This free brochure is available by sending a SASE to Check Technologies, P.O. Box 659595, San Antonio, TX 78265.
The American Collectors Association can provide a list of collection agencies, including electronic check-verification and check-guarantee services. Contact the association at P.O. Box 39106, Minneapolis, MN 55439-0106, or call (612) 926-6547.
Mrs. Kay Pirolli
Summerfield Market3986 Sylvania-Petersburg Rd.Petersburg, MI 49270(313) 279-1615Mr. Phil HallOpen City Communications292 Fifth Ave., #200New York, NY 10001(212) 714-3575Ms. Jalinna JonesTelecheck5251 WestheimerHouston, TX 77056(713) 599-7359