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Another Hot Grand by Mark Anthony Given

Split Deposit:   Deposit where the customer presenting an endorsed check receives part of the amount being deposited in cash. Split deposits are a major source of teller errors and potential fraud in customer statements.-Barron's Banking Dictionary   _______________________________

TWO BLOCKS FROM the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, I parked a block away from the bank and walked into the tallest building on the Coast, and up the escalator and grabbed Another Hot Grand before breakfast. I forced down the little fear I knew was good, it keeps you on your toes, I learned long ago, that I was so sporadic and switching jurisdictions so fast, that they were not looking for me to walk into their bank, and the Show didn't start until I handed them the checks and Deposit Slip. As long as I stayed calm, everything went well, and I was able to detect any hint of cops, I would see it in their eyes.

STANDING IN LINE AT THE BANK in a little strip mall along Highway Ninety in Biloxi, Mississippi, t…