Obviously this is not very useful and annoying as one is my professional e-mail account. I asked my former employer to update my last name for my W-2. Jane Doe) and the male version of his name thats just plain wrong (i.e. Hi all. But if you're not upfront about it during the hiring process, it can cause delays in your background check and maybe even cost you the job you want. Instead, the defendant should discuss the government's use of hte mistaken name privately and confidentially with his or her experienced criminal defense attorney. The newer account has always had my real name set as display name. A name change probably won't help you escape anything in your past that you'd like to hide from potential employers. Subject: Incorrect last name on EIP Card/Stimulus Check. Why your second stimulus check might be in the wrong account, not available Payments started arriving on Monday, but by Tuesday, many people … I got married this year and changed my last name with SSA. The card lists my first name with DH's last name. “They say, ‘I’m sorry ma’am we can’t cash these because you have the wrong last name.’” News 6 contacted the DEO’s Tallahassee office to present the Crock-Clark wrong name story. Unfortunately they were unable to change former employees information. If the intent was to make the payment to Samuel Barnett and the payee name was entered as Samuel Barnette, Samuel Barnett is the proper payee of the check. Instead theres the female version of his name (i.e. Thing is - Equifax doesnt have his name right on his Equifax report!!! What should you do if a name change is not allowed? Since you can not travel on a wrong name, your flight ticket will not be valid and you will need to book a new flight ticket with the correct first and last name. The Skinny on Background Checks I cannot get in contact with the person who wrote me the check, is there anything I can do about them writing the wrong last name on the check made out to me or is it just lost money? I was written a check for babysitting the other day, and it is written to me using my husband's last name. We also have separate banking accounts. Anonymous: DH and I received our EIP Card today. Im in the process of helping my fiancee repair his credit report and get some deletions. I thought it was a scam. I didn't take DH's last name when we married 20+ years ago. My dad gave each my wife and I a $100 check for Christmas. I guess my dad forgot in the many years we've been married that my wife kept her last name, not mine. What to do with personal check with wrong last name? Other. The check my roommate got back for our security deposit omitted his first name (well, his legal first name is Gerard John - it just said John) and misspelled his last name. 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