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cheque face [1 record]

Record 1 2009-03-17

English

Subject field(s)
  • Banking
  • Forms Design
CONT

Although the face of the cheque is crowded, the back of the cheque is blank and the cheque can be deposited and routed through the banking system like an ordinary cheque.

CONT

Sign your check. Use the version of your name printed on your check face.

OBS

The preferred Canadian spelling form is "cheque," not "check."

Key term(s)
  • face of the cheque
  • face of a cheque
  • face of a check

French

Domaine(s)
  • Banque
  • Imprimés et formules
CONT

Toute caractéristique de sécurité appliquée au recto d'un chèque ou autre effet de paiement imageable et codé à l'encre magnétique ne doit pas empiéter sur aucune des zones suivantes, avant ou après la capture de l'image : la bande de codage magnétique de 1,59 cm (5/8''); la zone de date [...]

CONT

La mention «ANNULÉ» est estampillée ou inscrite manuellement sur le recto du chèque et l'information sur le compte bancaire figurant sur la ligne d'encodage par reconnaissance de caractères magnétiques est perforée.

Spanish

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