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- Joined: Sat Mar 16, 2013 7:02 pm
- Location: New Jersey
Sorry, but this whole scenario sounds weird to me, and I hate to sound like I'm "blaming the victim". First you said it was a friend of yours out of state making a payment to you. If someone needs to pay you, you should first ascertain the terms/method of payment before you get into a situation that you're owed money.
Subsequently you said that your "contact" is overseas. Are you referring to the same person as before? You also said that you're "sick of people trying to pass bogus stuff" to you, so I suspect you're in some kind of business. If so, you should ensure that anyone who pays you must do so through some verified payment processor.
WRT the check, if it was indeed drawn on a legitimate corporation's and not blank, there's no need to mark it VOID. You're not seeking to cash it, but rather authenticate it.
In general, it sounds like you don't have the proper guardrails to avoid something like this in the future, so you should rethink your strategy.
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