Did you know that identity theft is one of the fastest growing crimes in America, costing the "average victim an estimated $500 and taking 30 hours to resolve"? So far, we have addressed many tips for protecting yourself. Now, we'd like to tell you how our high security checks can help protect you against check fraud, which is when someone, other than those named on your account, alters information on your checks, resulting in unauthorized transactions.
As pictured above, our Securiguard® check designs contain six advanced security features to help protect you from check fraud. These security features prevent reproduction by copiers or scanners and are built into the checks to help you detect if fraud has been attempted or committed. Our Securiguard check features include:
Check out our "check washing" article and learn how using our Securiguard® checks can help outsmart this type of identity theft!
We hope this article has made you feel empowered when it comes to preventing fraud. Want to continue learning more about protecting your personal information? These articles are here to help: