Sent me a Counterfeit Payroll Check


My Complaint: This company sent me a check in the amount of $1,993.10. my name printed on the check with serial numbers and everything. the letter said to activate the check on their website first. and then deposited it in a regular account until the cleared. i put it in saving account at wells fargo bank. the instructions of the letter said for me to deduct $350 to go shopping in the selected stores they list in the letter. the teller told me the check was counterfeit. now this bank is charging me $12. i am not paying it!!!!!!! i did not know the check was counterfeit. this was a scam and i did not know it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


My Demand: Pay the Bank back and me for Depositing and being S