Why You Shouldn’t Abbreviate 2020

Why You Shouldn’t Abbreviate 2020

Feb 05 20200 Comment

According to an article on Newsweek, law enforcement officials are warning that shortening the year 2020 to simply “20” could potentially put you at risk for fraud.

“By writing out the date as 01/01/20 (January 1, 2020), the date can be fraudulently changed to 2019, 2021, or any other date in this century. Instead, make sure when you’re dating documents in 2020 that you write the year out in full, to protect yourself against fraud.”

Read the full article here.