Having been controlled financially means you may not have had access to checks. Though the banking world has definitely shifted to the online world, there are still occasional needs for checks! If you have never written a check or it has been years since you have written one, this is a great, straightforward step by step guide on how to write a check.
Balancing Your Checkbook:
We can ALL agree that it is negligent to not know how much money you have in your account. This is why it is important to look over your bank statements and balance your checkbook.