Will Bouncing a Check Damage My Credit Score?

A bounced check may or may not directly affect your credit score, but it certainly can damage your financial standing in several other ways.

Banks do not report bounced checks to the major credit bureaus, so a bounced check won’t show up on your credit report from Experian, Equifax or Transunion, and won’t hurt your credit score.

A Bad Mark

Banks have the option, however, to report bounced checks to…