Check Security Features
TruPrint High-Security Check Stock
Our TruPrint Security checks feature the latest technology to help prevent and detect attempted fraud. Our High Security check stock features industry-leading security features all designed with one goal in mind – helping to keep you, your business and your finances protected from fraud.
Front of Check Security Features
Digital Void Pantograph
Security Warning Band Border
Heat Sensitive Thermochromic Icon
1. V-Dot Technology
Cluster of yellow shapes in the upper left corner of the check. Triggers the anti-copy chip in most color printers. When the chip is activated, the copy becomes unusable.
2. Toner Adhesive
Prevents erasure and tampering with laser-printed data.
3. Digital Void Pantograph
The word “VOID” will appear when this document is photocopied, making it more difficult to alter.
4. Security Warning Band Border
The most popular security border available. Includes the padlock reflecting there are security features added to this document.
5. Padlock Icon
The Padlock is a universal symbol to assure banks and financial institutions that security features have been integrated into the check stock to prevent check fraud and alterations. A list of the features are listed on the back of the check.
6. Fluorescent Fibers
Fibers are added into the check stock that become visible under a black light. If fibers are not visible, there is a good chance the document is fraudulent.
7. Heat Sensitive Thermochromic Icon
Heat Sensitive Thermochromic Icon is displayed as a red key on the lower middle of the check front that, when subjected to heat or touch, will disappear.
8. Chemical Stain
Sensitized paper reacts to chemical attempts to alter the check.
Microprinting is used in various areas of the check. When viewed with magnification, a word or phase appears on the check. The microprint will be displayed as a solid line when photocopied.
10. Pigment-based Ink
Pigment-based ink printed areas will NOT wash away when chemical alteration attempts are made.
Back of Check Security Features
Screened Check Back
Mobile Check Backer
Digital Verification Grid
11. Padlock Icon on back
The padlock on the back of the check stock displays the security features, both visible and concealed for banks and financial institutions to determine the efficacy of the check.
12. True Watermark
A diamond-shaped watermark can be seen only when the check stock is held at a 45 degree angle. It cannot be altered or reproduced.
13. Screened check back
Deters duplication. Screen does not reproduce when photocopied
14. Mobile check backer
Check the mobile checkbox on the backside of the check if you would like to deposit the check using your mobile device. Simply snap a photo of the check front and back and submit the check for deposit using your bank’s mobile banking app.
15. Digital Verification Grid
The verification grid appears on the original document, but disappears when photocopied.
16. Non-negotiable phrase
The non-negotiable phrase on the check back prevents alteration of the check.