The Hologram Myth

You know the gold foil holograms on some of our Canadian currency? These are a built-in security feature, among others to help protect against forgers. Some have seen a similar hologram on cheque stock and equated the same sense of security with cheques as with currency. These people would be mistaken. Here is the MYTH: These … Read more

Security Feature for Cheques – Invisible Fluorescent Fibers

Cheque security has improved significantly over the last several decades. One interesting feature that you want to make sure your cheque provider includes is invisible fluorescent fibers. This small security element can prevent a stolen cheque from being falsified or forged and can mean all the difference in protecting both the payer and the recipient. These fluorescent … Read more