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Contract Cons

If you think the other side is sneaky, read this.

This story appears in the October 2001 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Forged signatures, replaced pages, retyped wording and the likeare all nasty realities for the deal-maker. Can you reallysafeguard against fraudulent documents? If it weren't soinconvenient, you could have a document examiner go over everyline. But that's like protecting against food poisoning bybringing a personal taster and lab technician to every meal.

Instead, take a realistic approach and use these practicalprecautions to help protect you from fraud:

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