Q: My bank accidentally deposited the same money order twice into my account. What do I do?
I don’t want to get in legal trouble, but it was their error & it was a money order not a check.
A: Having been a commercial bank officer before going to law school, I would expect your bank to find their error sooner or later--and then correct it--without telling you. Therefore, unless you do not mind going OD when the bank suddenly debits your account, my practical advice is don't spend the extra money. Let it ride at least 30 days.
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