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According to the code, a personal check becomes "stale dated" six months after you write it.Banks don't have to dishonor stale dated checks, but the Uniform Commercial Code gives a bank the option of refusing these checks.It's better and less expensive to find the reason for the missing date by contacting the check writer rather than finding out when the check bounces and your bank hits you with a returned check fee.
Fraudsters often steal checks and use chemicals to erase ink so that they can change the amount of a check or change the payee line.
When you write a personal check, you're supposed to write the date in a designated spot in the top right hand corner of the check.
Bank tellers are supposed to look at the date before allowing you to cash or deposit a check.
In all states the maker of a check, who tenders a check knowing there is insufficient funds or credit behind the check, may be guilty of a crime and may be subject to civil penalties. In the majority of states the crime is treated as a misdemeanor.
In states that make a distinction regarding a felony or misdemeanor, the amount of the check usually determines if the crime is a misdemeanor or a felony.