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August 6
Part I
Flood Insurance: Requirements and Best Practices
A Two-Part Companion Webinar Series;
David Dickinson and Jerod Moyer

August 12
A to Z of Reg E;
Andy Zavoina

August 13
Part II
Flood Insurance: Requirements and Best Practices
A Two-Part Companion Webinar Series;
David Dickinson and Jerod Moyer

August 14
Advanced Business Accounts - Complicated Issues and Simple Solutions;
Deborah Crawford

August 19
HMDA - Coming Attractions;
Jack Holzknecht

August 20
Safe Deposit Regulatory Compliance & Legal Issues;
Dave McGuinn



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#922469 - 03/13/08 04:34 PM JT TEN on checks
sstevenson Offline
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Registered: 12/13/07
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I have never seen the abbreviation JT TEN on a check after after the names of multiple payees. What exactly does this abbreviations stand for and does it mean that only one of the payee has to negotiate the check?

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#922494 - 03/13/08 04:57 PM Re: JT TEN on checks [Re: sstevenson]
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JT TEN stands for Joint Tenants. If the check is being deposited into an account owned by both payees and they both have equal access to the account then no endorsement is required. A stamp FOR DEPOSIT will suffice.

If however, one of the payees is trying to deposit into his/her own personal account then both signatures would be required.

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