Q: I am a victim of check fraud and my bank is telling me its my fault. New Mexico resident
A: You are not alone. Thousands of people are accepting, cashing or depositing checks that turn out to be fraudulent. Your bank is aware of the (very likely) possibility that you and your bank account(s) might be the target of even more fraudulent activity-- and so the bank is taking necessary steps to protect itself--and its other depositors.
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