It is moreso the case that it is incredibly inconvenient to pay daily for any sizeable operation due to the amount of cash or checks needed to facilitate daily pay. The advent of computerized finance and banking makes this less of a hurdle, however.
Hourly pay is even harder to fake than daily pay.
When I’ve worked cash jobs, pay didn’t strike me as difficult. Boss says they’ll pay x/hr rounded up or down based on if it goes to like 525pm vs 5pm. Never once had a problem.
The only way to fake it would be with fake money.
I’ve never done a cash job that pays via check.
Ymmv though since it’s black market.
Depends in the job, I suppose. I mostly mentioned checks because paychecks used to be physical checks.
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