Check Writer

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Check Writer

The person or company on whose account a check is drawn. That is, the check writer indicates how much money should be withdrawn and to whom it is directed, and gives the check to the recipient, who may cash or deposit it.
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Currently, the office offers several diversion programs: felony drug possession; class 4, 5 and 6 felonies other than drug possession; justice court misdemeanors, specific first-time child abuse offenders in need of parenting classes for excessive discipline, bad check writers, and in collaboration with the Maricopa County Juvenile Probation Department, several juvenile diversion programs.
Creditors familiar with bad check writers in the past are now finding more rejections of EFT and ACH transactions because of insufficient funds, especially in high-turn/frequent-delivery industries related to food products and other perishables.
The latest check writers, he says, are coming from Asia.
Today USAID is full of check writers and expensively-paid contractors.
Insurance companies are very expensive personal bookkeepers and check writers. In spite of advances in claims-paying software and years of fine tuning, small transactions such as payment of doctor's office charges and related expenses are most problematic.
Keeping Bing happy is an important task for Democratic fundraisers since he is one of the most reliable big-ticket check writers.
Although Kohrs expects to lose some diehard check writers, he predicts they'll be back before long, once they realize how simple the biometric payment system is to use.
In fact, these transactions are processed as electronic payments, and check writers are unaware that these checks are no longer processed as paper items.
But things soon will get a little hotter for bad check writers under a new Check Enforcement Program intended to thwart bad check writing, return more money to victims and reduce the cost of prosecution.
On just one day, Wednesday, September 12, the float on deposited checks credited to depositors but not debited from check writers totaled almost $23 billion.
The percentage of check writers who said they used checks out of
Kautzky believes part of the problem can be addressed by having low-risk, nonviolent offenders, such as bad check writers and those convicted of drug possession, serve shorter prison sentences.