Immediate Return of Cleared Check Images
Original Publication Date: 2004-Mar-11
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Mar-11
The core idea of this invention is that as soon as a check is cleared by the check writer's bank, an eCheck object is immediately sent to the check writer, preferably as an e-mail attachment, to the account holder's home computer, PDA and/or mobile phone. The eCheck object includes a scanned image of the check so that the check writer can tell immediately whether the check has been used properly.