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The check’s in the mail: Understanding and preventing check fraud

Thursday, May 16, 2024
2:00 PM ET / 1:00 PM CT

Are you looking for ways to protect your financial institution from the increased threat of check fraud? In an age where digital transactions dominate, traditional methods of payment like checks still pose significant risks. Check fraud, in particular, remains a persistent challenge for financial institutions in the United States, with hard dollar losses at an all time high.

In this session, a U.S. postal service inspector reflects on their experiences with check fraud, discuss specific cases, and key tips for identifying check fraud.

Key takeaways:

  • Recognizing red flags and common scams of check fraud
  • Implementing robust fraud prevention measures
  • Leveraging technology for enhanced security
  • Establishing effective policies and procedures for check processing
  • Educating employees to spot potential fraud attempts

Meet Your Presenter

Marydith J. Newman

Postal Inspector, Team Leader
Postal Inspector Marydith Newman began her law enforcement career in 2000 after graduating from the George Washington University with a degree in Environmental Studies. She began working for the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General as a Special Agent in the Clearwater, FL field office where she

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