InChek was founded by Don Siclari, Jr. while he was a student at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. What started as a means of subsidizing his tuition quickly turned into a full time career. Don brought the company back home with him to Connecticut in as it began to acquire a nationwide client base.

InChek began with electronic check re-presentment and now provides a full range of payment processing services. From its inception, InChek has distinguished itself by making highly responsive, friendly customer service more than just a slogan. Assigning a personal account manager to each client is just one of the ways we walk the talk.

InChek Clients include Major Financial Institutions & Fortune 500 Companies

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Having caught the business bug from his grandfather – a very well respected CPA – Don founded InChek while a student at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and has been at the company’s helm ever since.

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One aspect of his job that he particularly enjoys is forming new relationships and alliances that allow InChek to offer more services to its clients. Born with skills as a consummate networker and a belief that work should always be fun, Don is often found socializing with his clients and speaking at shows. Don travels between Europe, Boston, and Las Vegas, NV where he keeps fit by training (getting his butt kicked, really) with Cirque du Soleil acrobats.

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Don is a licensed paramedic and firefighter. He previously served as the director of a Manhattan-based charity fundraising organization, arranging events at some of the most exclusive venues in town and continues extensive philanthropic work. Don also has extensive training in corporate security and executive protection.

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Stephanie handles customer service, client account management, and administration at InChek, working closely alongside the rest of the team.

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She is known for her cheerful spirit and her ability to make clients feel comfortable and supported. Stephanie began her career at InChek while she was still in college, working as a check verification specialist. She served various roles at InChek over her summer breaks, effortlessly and simultaneously graduating from school and into her present position. As the company grew however, Stephanie’s customer relations skills were so good that Don told her she had to remain in customer service! She also completed her Masters of Business Administration.

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Stephanie followed her brother Don to Miami University, OH, where she earned a degree in Political Science. While at Miami, she was a member of the varsity International Synchronized Figure Skating Team that won two national championships and various international competitions. In Stephanie’s spare time, she practices circus arts and is an avid runner, having completed the Boston Marathon.

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Nothing about the way InChek manages risk and underwriting is an industry norm. Though Sam holds the title ostensibly, he is more of a client advocate and is actively involved with many clients.

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Sam began his career in risk and credit underwriting with a BS in Accounting from Cairo University and an MBA from Baruch College. Sam held a variety of credit and risk positions in various payment processors from 1998 through 2003 when he joined Cynergy Data as a lead risk manager for high risk accounts In 2009 he accepted the position of Risk and Credit Manager for Signapay, a Dallas based ISO.

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A long time friend of Don and Stephanie, Sam finally realized we have more fun at InChek and joined our staff in 2015. Sam is intent on teaching Don and Stephanie Arabic and thus far has gotten them to call him “Habibi” so he feels he is making progress.

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Lynda brings 20 years of banking, collection, revenue recovery, and marketing experience to our company. Her background includes banking operations, commercial and residential asset management, and recovery along with REO management. Before joining InChek, she was employed by Connecticut Savings Bank as Commercial Loan Operations Manager, by the FDIC as Senior Asset Manager, and by JER Revenue Services as Senior Foreclosure Manager as well as Marketing Development Manager.

Lynda has a solid understanding of collection law, state statute requirements throughout the country and Fair Debt practices. Having her on the InChek team enables us to offer our clients not only a quality collection service program that meets all legal standards, but also one with a philosophy based on respect and understanding in order to preserve our client’s customer relations.

Lynda’s five year old niece frequently asks her “Auntie Lynda, can I work for you?”

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Tyrone is fourteen years old and joined InChek shortly after its inception when he, as an abandoned puppy, stumbled upon Don along a backwoods road in Oxford, Ohio.

He was adopted and since then has brought his charming energy, constant affection, and love of anything edible to the company staff.

Tyrone is part beagle/part Labrador retriever and especially enjoys gallivanting around outside on his own where he can pursue whatever scents catch his fancy. Even at his age, he is still running 8-10 miles/day due to the strictly homemade organic diet he’s been on since he was a puppy.