JamesP wrote:Not so much. I just called to get an emergency, hand-written check authorized, and I was told in no uncertain terms by a very stern Church rep that the Church as ZERO system in place for handling emergency fast offering checks this week, and that they wouldn't be able to verify it.
So, I'm at a loss for what to do. We have a couple who just came in last night and is going to be evicted today if we don't get the rental company a check.
Any suggestions?? I could maybe just give them the check but if they call to verify funds they're going to get a no...
In this situation, we would find someone in the ward (usually in the Bishopric or High Priests Group) willing to write a check out of personal funds to the rental company, and then reimburse them with a Fast Offering check once checks are functioning again. It is a rare occurance that is likely to be forgiven during the next audit if enough documentation is provided.