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Author: lorenzo2 Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 121100  
Subject: Re: SSN on check Date: 3/23/2003 5:11 PM
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I'm not floating my son's SSN through who knows how many hands. Is this really necessary?

Probably not, though I think you're being excessively paranoid. After all, your son's SSN is on every page of the tax return with which you're sending the check. Ok, the banks which process your check probably don't know your son's SSN, but I think the risk there is minimal...

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