Post-dated checks are promissory notes written to pay for something over time.
It could be for a service, a piece of merchandise or an outstanding debt.
Debt collectors usually offer debtors the option of using post-dated checks, but before you do you should know what your legal responsibilities.
What you may have misunderstodd is that the date on the check has little significance unless it ios more that 90 days ago.
When you post date a check, in almost every case, you are not preventing the payee from cashing it before that date.
Unless you make specific arrangements with your bank, they will attempt to honor a check that bears your signature even if it is dated for some point in the future.
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