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The proper way a wife should endorse her husband's check?

With a power of attorney in place you can sign your own signature and print the following below: [your husbands name] by [your name] as Attorney In Fact If you endorse a lot of checks, it might be ...
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The proper way a wife should endorse her husband's check?

What you are describing may be forgery, which is a felony in most states. Only the payee can endorse a check. For anyone other than the payee to endorse a check is a serious crime and you can be sent ...
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Is it possible to deposit or cash this check?

Avoid talking to a person: Just use an automated system, such as an ATM or a cellphone app. Automated systems will ONLY scan for the RTN # and Account number at the bottom of the check (the funny ...
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Do I have to sign a check with "For Deposit Only" and Account number?

Is that enough? Do I have to sign in addition to this? Do I have to include the business name also in the endorsement? Ask your bank. You need to ask them what is the information they want you to ...
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How do I cash my stimulus check if I have lost my ID and have no bank account?

You will need to obtain a new photo ID. You can check with your new state’s DMV office to see what the requirements are and how you can meet them. They may or may not accept the photocopies you have. ...
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The proper way a wife should endorse her husband's check?

If it's also his bank account (a joint account), no endorsement is necessary. Simply print or stamp "for deposit only" in the area where you would normally sign to endorse, and deposit it. I never ...
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If a check is made payable to my son c/o me but mailed to my son, can he deposit it into his own account without my endorsement?

Yes, your son can deposit or cash the check. c/o is merely a direction to the mailman as to where to deliver the envelope and doesn’t give you any rights to the money.
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Do I have to sign a check with "For Deposit Only" and Account number?

Since you didn’t tag with a country code, you are likely to get US centric answers. Mine is that when I opened a business checking acct, I was given a stamp. business name, acct number, for deposit ...
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How can I make the cheque for my bank account closing balance usable by someone else?

According to the people responsible for the cheque and credit clearing system, no: https://www.chequeandcredit.co.uk/information-hub/faqs/crossed-cheques Is there any situation where a crossed ...
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Must a c/o party be present in order for payee to cash a check?

I’m sure you are correct, and if she were dealing with a bank, I don’t think she would have any problem with it. The check cashing service she is dealing with may have different rules, or it may just ...
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Do typical consumer banks accept negotiated instruments

If the endorsement is to you and you try to deposit the money into your account in your bank (i.e. one where you have an account), the bank will likely accept it for deposit only (will not allow you ...
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Bank won't allow son to deposit a VA check payable to his mother into an account that he is on with her without her endorsement

Okay, I went through a similar situation when my mother died in March of this year. The estate still needs to go into probate. Especially if there was a will. And when you do this, your husband will ...
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The proper way a wife should endorse her husband's check?

First: I recommend simply calling the bank in question and asking as this may be bank policy dependant. That said, it's almost certainly simple (at least in the US), assuming you are putting it into ...
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Any restrictions on signing a check over to a third party?

In my limited experience, bank tellers are very cautious these days because check fraud is so common. They are especially cautious when the dollar amounts get up to multiple thousands. I don’t know ...
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Do I have to sign a check with "For Deposit Only" and Account number?

I don't see any benefit to putting the least amount of text you can on a stamp. It normally says For Deposit Only to ABC Bank Account 1234 XYZ Company The bank name helps if the check were to be ...
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What does "cancel endorsement" mean on the back of a check?

Talk to the mortgage company regarding how to proceed. My bank was the mortgage company so they wouldn't complete the deposit until I actually had the repair done and we provided proof.
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Can I use a stamp to make mobile deposits for my LLC?

You can definitely use a stamp. In fact, in some cases banks add a stamp automatically to your mobile deposit - I know this because I deposited my own checks from one account into another and saw the ...
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Can I use a stamp to make mobile deposits for my LLC?

Without a location tag, I'm going to assume the United States. According to Section 3-401(b) of the Uniform Commercial Code (my emphasis): A signature may be made (i) manually or by means of a device ...
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