Spotting Real And Fake Pay Stubs
Pay stub is a paper that is given to employees indicating their paycheck. Pay stub shows the amount of money that employee was able to earn during his working period. Useful information about the employee is usually provided in the pay stub including amount of money he was able to earn. Most of the people have been able to develop fake pay stub and if one do not have the information about the pay stub then automatically they are in trouble. One should be able to learn how to tell difference between a real and fake pay stub.
This is the way the might be caught if they present it to banks. Basic information should be correct in order for one to distinguish between a real and a fake pay stub. The name, date, occupation, date of birth are some basic information that must be included in a pay stub and if not then automatically the pay stub is fake. Spelling mistakes must be given much concentration as if the basic information are misspelled the pay stub is then considered fake.
To add, there should be minimal estimation and roundups. One can be able to tell a fake and real pay stub by just looking the round ups. A fake pay stub usually has an exaggerated round ups while a real pay stub has minimal or no round ups . Genuine estimation allows for minimal round up while a fake has no genuine round ups hence it has an exaggerated round ups. By just looking at legibility of the pay stub one can be able to tell the difference between a real and a fake pay stub. A real pay stub should clear and legible. If the pay stub is hard to read then it is considered a fake pay stub. Even if the pay stub is from a small business organization its pay stub should be clear and legit hence meaning it should be easy to read and understand. This is because of the use of decent quality paper and printer inks.
Decimal places and point line should also be another factor that is to be considered when telling if the fake stub is real or fake. A real pay stub entails consistently decimal places and there lines are usually lined up.
This is because the accountant took a lot of time while developing the pay stub leaving no room for any error. This is because a fake pay stub is developed using Microsoft word while a real is developed by use of accountant software. Another factor used to differentiate a fake and a real pay stub is use of ‘0’ and ‘O’. This two factors cannot be differentiated by a fake pay stub as fake don’t give much concentration on small details.