Payments fraud has been around for as long as humans have used payment tools for commerce. The key for financial institutions has been to stay a step ahead of fraudsters. Though check usage is down, consumers continue to write checks, and check fraud costs consumers and financial institutions more than $1 billion each year.¹

Discover what your branch staff and customers need to know about check fraud, including:

  • Important check security features to look for on checks
  • Common types of check fraud criminals use
  • How to boost mobile deposit adoption

Download this guide to learn how to keep your institution and customers alert to
check fraud.


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